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The Liberia Moment: From peacekeeping to peacebuilding

After years of conflict, a tenuous peacekeeping period, and the onset of the Ebola crisis, Liberia is ready to head into a new direction.  



Every day in every country – should be and can be a day without violence | Helen Clark

More than half a million people die violently every year - in armed conflicts; from criminal activity; and from violent attacks in their own homes. An estimated 1.5 billion plus people live in…  


UNDP and Panasonic step up their support for Ebola-affected communities

UNDP and Japanese electronics manufacturer Panasonic Corporation have delivered a second batch of 3,000 solar lanterns to the three countries most affected by the Ebola epidemic.  


Eco-friendly stoves help combat coastal erosion while boosting income in Liberia

To help the coastal communities in Liberia, and in particular Grand Cape Mount, Monsterrado, and Grand Bassa counties, the government of Liberia, in partnership with the United Nations Development…  


Up to 20,000 Ebola workers paid with support from UNDP

To combat the Ebola outbreak in Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone, UNDP provided hazard payments to Ebola Response Workers (nurses, doctors, contact tracers, ambulance drivers) who were risking their…  


UN agencies review joint support against Ebola as mission draws down

United Nations agencies renewed their pledge to help countries affected by Ebola to reach and stay at zero cases, as the United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER) began to plan its…  


Africa MDG Reports Collection

MDG Reports: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea,…  


Africa HDR Collection

MDG Reports: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea,…  


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