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SAID’s Direct Cash Transfer Program Helps Over 85,000 Vulnerable Liberians Cope with Economic Fallout from COVID-19
December 2, 2021

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) completed its Unconditional Cash Transfer (UCT) program on December 1, 2021. Launched in October 2020, it helped 85,954 vulnerable Liberians cope with the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic through direct cash payments. The UCT program assisted micro-entrepreneurs, market traders, smallholder farmers, the rural poor, and others disproportionately affected by the economic fallout from COVID-19.

September 27, 2021

From September 22-24, Deputy Chief of Mission Joel Maybury and United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director Jim Wright toured various U.S. Government- funded development projects in Margibi, Bong, and Nimba Counties. During the trip, they met with local government officials, community leaders, beneficiaries of USAID-supported projects, and exchange program alumni.

U.S. Embassy Delegation Visits Margibi, Bong, and Nimba Counties
September 22, 2021

Today, September 22, the Deputy Chief of Mission of the United States Embassy, Joel Maybury, begins a tour of various U.S. Government-funded development projects in Margibi, Bong, and Nimba Counties. He is accompanied by Dr. Rachel Idowu, Country Director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Jim Wright, the Mission Director of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and other representatives of the U.S. Embassy. 

USAID Mission Director Tours COVID-19 Vaccination Sites, Encourages Liberians to Get Vaccinated
August 24, 2021

On August 20, 2021, USAID Liberia Mission Director Jim Wright visited two COVID-19 vaccination sites to see how the J&J COVID vaccination campaign is going. His first stop was at the Redemption Hospital in New Kru Town where he spoke with the staff, including the Medical Director, Dr. Williametta Gibson, and with people getting vaccinated.

USAID Says its Committed to Helping Liberia Build a Stronger More Resilient, and Responsive Health System
October 22, 2020

USAID/Liberia Mission Director, Sara Walter, says USAID remains committed to working with its Liberian partners and all stakeholders in the health sector to help Liberia achieve the goal of building a stronger, more resilient, and responsive health system. Speaking during a closeout event to mark the successful completion of its six-year Partnership for Advancing Community Based Services Activity (PACS), Director Walter shared the successful results the project achieved in assisting the health sector over the years.

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Last updated: December 02, 2021

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