In a small ceremony held on the JFK Hospital grounds in Monrovia on August 15th, the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare took posession of some much needed equipment. 1,000 insulated vaccine carriers were handed over to Ministry representatives by Dr. Nestor Ndayimirije, Country Director for the World Health Organization, and Kimberly Rosen, Deputy Mission Director, USAID Liberia.
The 2012 Fast Start program was launched simultaneously in five locations around Liberia on Monday, July 9th. USAID Mission Director Patricia Rader helped to launch the Fast Start program being held at the Firestone Senior High School outside Monrovia.
Through the USAID funded Civil Society and Media Leadership Program (CSML), IREX partnered with the Press Union of Liberia (PUL), UNESCO and the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) to organize a number of events to mark the 19th anniversary of a day that honors the achievements and bravery of the men and women who call themselves journalists.
Last updated: October 01, 2013