The Ministry of Health has received a US$1.7 million consignment of essential medicines from USAID aimed at supporting the health sector.
As the pandemic has shuttered schools across the country, the head of the Child Welfare Committee in Bomi is raising alarm over what he says is an increase in children selling in the street to support their families, especially in Tubmanburg and the Gbah Jallah-keh community.
As he launched a national reading campaign, Education Minister Ansu Sonii says he wants to make reading a priority in the sector.
Liberia has joined 24 other countries and 10 international aid organizations to sign a declaration of commitment to include psychosocial support as a standard part of aid package in mental health crisis situations.
BRAC Liberia, a Bangledeshi-originating NGO, has announced a partnership with the government to implement an early learning program in Bomi and Gbarpolu.
Womenâ€™s groups, in collaboration with the Ministry of Gender, Children, and Social Protection have expressed condolences to the Muslim community on the death of 26 young Islamic school children and their teacher.
In the wake of the fire disaster that killed 27 children and an instructor in Paynesville, the British embassy has extended its sympathies to the Muslim community and people of Liberia.
A lead campaigner for justice for war victims in Liberia, Hassan Bility, has commended President George Weah for seeking legislative guidance in the implementation of recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, including the establishment of a war and economic crimes court.