Data Critical to National Development, Says Assistant Finance Minister
Apr 17, 2018
Assistant Finance and Development Planning Minister Benedict Kolubah says the Government of Liberia is committed to ensuring that the livelihood of its people is improved at an appreciable level.
Land Authority Receives US$89,000 Survey Equipment from UNDP
Apr 4, 2018
UNDP turned over to the Liberia Land Authority, land survey equipment. The survey equipment constitutes UNDP’s modest yet catalytic support and is at the cost of $89,747.40.
The Liberia Moment: From Peacekeeping to Peacebuilding in this new Liberian landscape
Mar 23, 2018
We bid farewell to the United Nations Mission in Liberia, which brought stability and reassured a nation scarred by back-to-back wars.
Japanese and Peacebuilding fund secures Laboratory Equipment, Motorbikes for Government
Mar 23, 2018
In continuation of efforts to support and Strengthen post-ebola medical surveillance, promote social cohesion and socio-economic recovery initiatives in Liberia, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has donated assorted medical laboratory equipment and thirty (30) motorbikes to the Government of Liberia.
Liberian Government taps the private sector to build effective climate information and early warning systems
Mar 23, 2018
The Government of Liberia has deployed 11 automatic weather stations (AWS), 6 agrometeorology stations, a lightning detection system, hydrological software that will provide for integrated water resource management, and a hydrological early warning system that has been installed and will begin issuing alerts in 2018.
Youth look to a cleaner, greener, prosperous future
Mar 16, 2018
In a quick one-month community clean-up and sensitization project led by the Government of Liberia, and supported by UNDP and the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL), 1,600 youth (50 percent women) were mobilized to clean their streets and pass on the message that change is afoot.
Transfer of knowledge-national staff empowered to take the lead
Mar 15, 2018
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and its partners from the Ministries of Commerce and Internal Affairs have been taking stock of achievements and challenges over a one-year period under the UNDP funded Business Opportunities and Support Services (BOSS) project.
Progress for International Women’s Day
Mar 8, 2018
On this International Women’s Day, it’s time to #PressForProgress not just inside the UN, but around the world. As the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, says, “The empowerment of women is our most important objective.”
Empowering small business owners across Liberia
Feb 1, 2018
Local business owners in Sanniquellie, Nimba County have benefited from business development skills from the Business Opportunities through Support Services (BOSS), a community empowerment project funded by UNDP.
Youth keep the peace in Liberia’s election
Jan 11, 2018
Twenty youth were trained by the West Point Women’s Health and Development Centre under UNDP’s Gender and HIV project. With funds from UNDP, West Point’s youth were trained to see the warning signs, defuse simmering anger, and put an end to violence during elections.