Five Africans from Nigeria, Egypt, Senegal, Liberia and Uganda make UN 2020 class of 17 young world leaders
The United Nations on Friday announced the names of the latest class of 17 Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The list includes five Africans from Nigeria, Egypt, Senegal, Liberia and...
Canada failing to prosecute individuals accused of war crimes, new report says, after alleged Liberian criminal is shot dead in Ontario
The recent murder of a Liberian national who had settled in Ontario has made one thing clear: Canada is failing to bring those suspected of crimes against humanity and war crimes to justice.
Nine human rights organizations raise red alert over credible threats against human rights defenders in Liberia
Recent credible threats against human rights defenders who, for many years, have been fighting for justice alongside victims of Liberia's civil wars are a source of great concern, nine human rights organizations said on Wednesday.
African Development Bank approves $53 million multi-country grant for COVID-19 response in Gambia, Liberia and Sierra Leone
The African Development Bank’s Board of Directors on Friday approved a UA 38.15 million ($53.25 million) multi-country grant to The Gambia, Liberia and Sierra Leone in the form of direct budget support to bolster efforts to...
Exceptional times call for exceptional action. In response to COVID-19, the IMF has moved with unprecedented speed and magnitude of financial assistance to help countries protect lives and livelihoods. Economic stabilization and a sustainable recovery, however,...
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday approved the disbursement of $50 million to Liberia to respond to COVID-19 pandemic.The money would be drawn under the Rapid Credit...
IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva names Liberian national Antoinette Sayeh as Deputy Managing Director
Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), on Tuesday named Antoinette Sayeh as a Deputy Managing Director, effective March 16, 2020. The appointment is subject to approval by the IMF’s Executive Board.
The African Development Fund has approved $34.74 million loan to Liberia to invest in green energy. The bank called the loan a grant and did not provide repayment conditions, including interest rates.The...
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday approved $213.6 million loan to Liberia with an immediate disbursement of SDR 17 million (about US$ 23.4 million).The loan, a four-year...
Five human‑made “megatrends” will continue to dominate and frustrate global efforts to put the world on a more sustainable and prosperous...
IMF approves disbursement of additional $1 billion for Angola to respond to COVID-19 economic fallout
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday approved the disbursement of an additional $1 billion for Angola to respond to...
The Global Center on Adaptation on Wednesday announced the launch of its regional office in Côte d’Ivoire.Hosted...
Unveiling the theme and logo for the commemorative activities to celebrate 60 years of independence, President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday in Abuja...
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