Today’s featured Integrity Idol finalist, Yaah Bellah Suah, is a county coordinator for the Ministry of Gender and outside of work she manages two schools.
The general orientation training for county coordinators of the World Bank-sponsored US$10 million Youth Opportunities Project has begun in Grand Bassa amid delays in the project implementation.
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says female representation at the National Legislature has dropped significantly over the years.
The Ministry of Gender, Children, and Social Protection, with support from the Economic Community of West African States, has provided assorted food and supplies as well as LD $2,500 (US $25) each to survivors and orphans of Ebola in five of Liberia’s 15 counties.
Gender Minister Julia Duncan-Cassell has confirmed reports of challenges at a nearby girls’ hostel in Gbalatuah, Bong.
Evald Delee is a pregnant 38-year-old woman who says her boyfriend, Dave Flomo, has refused to support her for the past two months.
Ahead of the celebrations of the International Day of the Girl Child, the speaker of the National Children Representative Forum has named rape and sexual abuse as common abuses adolescent girls continue to suffer in Liberia.
The House of Representatives has finally passed the Domestic Violence Bill. The bill was passed on Thursday, July 21, 2016 in plenary without a provision banning female genital mutilation, also referred to as FGM.