The Carter Center Mental Health Program has begun its mental health clinician training program for 20 health workers, in partnership with the Deanna Kay Isaacson School of Midwifery.
The Mental Health Unit of the Ministry of Health, in collaboration with the Pharmacy Division and Supply Chain Management Unit, has successfully completed the training of 22 pharmacists from nine counties in mental health and anti-stigma protocols.
As Christmas nears, the Consortium of Civil Servants in Liberia began a nationwide protest on Monday to demand that the government pay arrears owed to civil servants.
The European Union Delegation in Liberia has unveiled an opportunity for Liberian students to study in Europe through the Erasmus Mundus Masters Union’s scholarships.
The National Public Health Institute of Liberia and the World Health Organization have responded to new reports of at least two cases of Lassa fever in the country.
Liberia has taken part in global efforts to ramp up national preparedness to respond to sudden bacterial or viral outbreaks on the continent. At least 16 African countries are part of this year’s two-day simulation exercise aimed at responding to the outbreak of a potentially deadly communicable disease in the region.
The Kennedy Hope Foundation has provided over 150 students in Gbarpolu with scholarships.
A source within the Liberty Party has confirmed to The Bush Chicken that the party’s former standard-bearer, Charles Walker Brumskine, died from complications related to prostate cancer.