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Action Aid Liberia Celebrates 16 Days of Activism
Like in many other countries around the world the 16 days of activism was celebrated in Liberia, with various events around the country. We at Action Aid Liberia organized several events to raise the...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 16:26
16 days of activism
Strengthening Communities Capacity to Keep Girls in Schools.
A number of reasons are given for the persistence of exposure or vulnerability of young women and girls; from limited access to education to limited opportunities for economic sustainability among...
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 - 12:40
Agricultural practices help reduce poverty level for families in Liberia’s Rural Monsterrado
Farming seems to be one of the major components that may save our women from the jaws of economic slavery and poverty in general. However, some of the rural women are left behind, for various...
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 17:16
Food & land rights
Music Concert for preaching peace and saying 'No' to Gender Based Violence
On the 14th of May, every year, Liberia celebrates Unification Day. This is a special day for preaching peace, love and unity, among other social values. Usually during this public holiday the...
Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 18:08
ActionAid Responds to Refugees in Liberia
Political violence in the Ivory Coast has seen over 25,000 Ivorien refugees flee to neighbouring Liberia since November 2010, an estimated 70% of whom are women and children. Whilst some...
Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 09:50
Emergencies & Conflict
Emma Thompson’s and Tindy’s visit to Liberia for International Women’s Day
Hollywood actress and her adopted son and former child soldier visited Liberia. Day 1 - Friday 4th March Today the actress Emma Thompson and her adopted son Tindy arrived from the UK...
Wednesday, April 13, 2011 - 16:53
Girls by day, women by night
In Liberia, women face an unprecedented amount of discrimination. Korto Williams, country director for ActionAid Liberia, describes the daily challenges and how we are working to meet them.Liberia’...
Sunday, September 14, 2008 - 12:28