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Stakeholders Review and Validate the Liberia Corrections Service Act

The draft Act will establish a semi-autonomous prison service called the National Corrections and Rehabilitation Service.  

Justice Actors trained on use of DNA evidence

The training aims at improving the efficiency of specialized courts handling sexual offenses.  

Counties set to roll out Gender Responsive Planning and Budgeting

The Government launched the Gender Responsive Planning Budgeting (GRPB) Policy in 2019 to ensure that development planning and implementation in the country is inclusive.  

UNDP turns over new Court to Judiciary to improve access to justice

It brings the number of magisterial courts in the county to two, thereby increasing access to justice for the residents of Yarpah Town.  

Youthful, ambitious entrepreneurs to access UNDP start-up grants

The 52 young and ambitious entrepreneurs, 52% of whom are women, will receive grants from US$ 500 up to US$3,000.  

National study on impacts of COVID-19 on informal businesses kicks off

The study will interview households countrywide to establish how COVID-19 has affected their livelihoods.  

Program to prepare 200 women to run for elective office launched

The program will train and coach 200 women drawn from all 15 counties on effective political participation.  

UNDP turns over to Ministry of Agriculture assorted supplies to boost the sector

The assorted supplies of power tillers, motorbikes, and 14.3 metric tons of Nerica seed rice will be used by farmers and for extension services.  

Ministry of Commerce and UNDP support Business Plan Competition Pitch Event

About 50 successful winners will receive seed funding of up to US$3,000.00 as startup capital.  

UNDP supports LACC’s seminar on anti-corruption practices to mark International Anti-Corruption Day

The event featured courses on anti-corruption for both the public and private sectors with the aim to build trust and boost business and economic activities.  

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