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.
Liberia votes for President in run-off election
Dec 26, 2017
Liberians went to the polls for the run-off election to determine the next president on 26 December. By all accounts, it was a peaceful day, however the voter turnout was low.
Last Service Center Officially Dedicated in Montserrado County
Dec 20, 2017
The Liberian Leader Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, on 20 December cut the ribbon to the Montserrado County Service Centre in Bentol. It’s the last of the 15 new centres to be commissioned.
UNDP supports Anti-Corruption Commission with state-of-the-art tools
Dec 18, 2017
The Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission(LACC) dedicated a new forensic digital lab and operation and reports rooms funded by USAID and UNDP.
UNDP Liberia Holds CPD Design Engagement
Dec 1, 2017
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) commenced engagement and consultations with national partners on the preparation and design of a New Country Programme Document (CPD) 2019-2023 for Liberia.
CIPS Level 4 Training For 59 Procurement Officers
Nov 21, 2017
The Country Director of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Liberia Dr. Pa Lamin Beyai says the training of mass procurement staff in Liberia is critical to the Country's development.