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January 7, 2014

The Acting Mission Director of the U.S. Agency for International Development in Liberia, Barbara Dickerson, says the Voter Registration Update is critical for Liberians to continue to exercise their right to vote.

In remarks at the launch of the Civic and Voters Roll update , Acting Director Dickerson said there are an estimated 400,000 Liberians who are eligible to either re-register or are first time voters and challenged civic and voter educators to find every eligible Liberian who hasn’t already registered and help them understand why it is so important that they participate in the electoral process.  

She said changes have occurred since the last election and called for them to be reflected in the voter roll update. “As you know, Liberia has changed dramatically since 2011.  People have moved; Liberians have returned from abroad; and children have matured. In anticipation of the upcoming Special Senatorial Elections, it is critical that the voter roll be updated to reflect the Liberia of 2014, not of 2011”. 

July 8, 2013

Suacoco, Bong County – U.S. Ambassador to Liberia, Deborah Malac says the United States Government through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is committed to helping the Government of Liberia transform teachers’ education in the country to address the increasing demand for a well-trained work.

One of the insulated vaccine carriers on display
August 15, 2012

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.

USAID Mission Director Patricia Rader talks to Fast Start students
July 11, 2012

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.

May 3, 2012

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: November 20, 2014

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