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With the Ebola Outbreak Over, the US Wants a Group of West African Immigrants to Go Home
They were in the US legally due to a statute offered to people from countries in crisis. Now, their crisis is deemed over, but it's not easy to return home.

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 10:00:07 +0000


A Collaborative Project Maps the World’s Vulnerable Communities Before Disaster Strikes
The Missing Maps project combines the work of volunteers contributing remotely, on-the-ground community leaders, and humanitarian organizations.

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:21:45 +0000


Remembering Castro’s Commitment to Healthcare and Beating Ebola in Africa
Political leaders and citizens worldwide have reacted in different ways to the recent passing Fidel Castro, and Cuba and Africa were closest on healthcare.

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These East African Countries Show How Teamwork and Technology Can Thwart Illegal Fishing
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Liberia
Donations to help men, women and children living in Liberia, many in quarantine. They need food and medical supplies. So do the health professionals.

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Liberia needs medical supplies SJ Dodgson 2014 v8n2 p0727

Liberia has sent out an urgent plea for medical protective clothing for health professionals caring for patients who have ebola.

The Liberian Ambassador, Hon Jeremiah C Sulunteh, told Independence Day celebrants that the embassy is organizing a container to be sent to Liberia and needs anything and everything that can be used to stop the spread of ebola. He told us that 2 doctors and 2 nurses have already died; this week we learned that a Liberian man died of ebola in Nigeria, starting fears that ebola could spread to Nigeria. Deaths have been reported in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia, and from all reports coming out of these west African countries, ebola is not slowing down.

Location of Liberia within the African Union
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Liberia SJ Dodgson. MJoTA 2012 v6n1 p0520


Picture below, Liberians in the streets of Philadelphia after a Town Hall meeting with elected officials from Liberia. The lady in the long dress is the kick-butt Mayor of Monrovia, capital of Liberia, Mary Tanyonoh Broh. Mrs Broh moved back to Liberia from the United States in 2005 to work in the government of the president of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.

In 2011, President Sirleaf was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize along with another Liberian woman and a Yemeni woman, click here.

Story on Leymah Gbowee click here, MJoTA film review on story of the Liberian war, click here.

The story of Liberian independence click here.

The president of Africom Philly through 2012 was Liberian, Vera Tolbert PhD (Biochemistry). Liberian women are tough. Do what they tell you and they will clean up your act, your community, your country.

Above, Dr Susanna with Mr Vickson Korlewala, chemist and USAID-sponsored CEO of Ecopower Liberia. On Apr 2nd 2014 he was falsely accused with his wife of stalking, kidnapping and shaking down an old Jamaican lady. The charges, which were obviously absurd, were dismissed in Sep 2014. This targeting of Liberians by Philadelphia police needs to stop click here
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High Commissioner's message on the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr
Asalamu alaikum. On the occasion of Eid al-Fitr, I have the pleasure to convey my warmest greetings to all those for whom the month of fasting has come to an end, and who are coming together to celebrate. While...

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 00:00:01 GMT


Artist's words and colour transform Syrian refugee tent
UNHCR presents new work by British artist Kate Daudy at London's Migration Museum

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:01 GMT


Award puts Malian refugee on road to university in Mauritania
Fatimetou is the only woman among this year's 18 recipients of DAFI scholarships at Nouakchott University, which enable young refugees to enrol in higher education.

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:01 GMT


Forging Forward to a Better Future
Refugee doctor now serving the refugee and host community in Mozambican refugee camp, hopes to become a citizen

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:01 GMT


Iftar meals bring spirit of Ramadan to struggling refugees
In Lebanon and Jordan, providing daily meals gives a sense of community back to refugees fasting in the holy month of Ramadan.

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The numbers of adults and children infected with ebola is climbing in West Africa, as is the number of deaths. Isolation practices have slowed its spread, but new cases are being reported in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone click here
Above, Liberian flag is raised at Philadelphia City Hall, July 26, 2014. Below, Miss Liberia pageant in Philadelphia, July 25, 2014
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In Liberia, More Drugs in My Suitcase Than in The Hospital
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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:00:03 -0500


A Former Refugee, Now a Fearless Champion for Women
“When I’m angry, I don’t fight,” Mae Azongo said. “I put it on paper.”

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 11:20:07 -0500


Stop Treating Liberia’s President Like a Hero. She’s a Human.
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf doesn’t uphold liberal values. So why is she worshiped?

Wed, 12 Apr 2017 09:47:39 -0500


A Woman in Charge: A Biography of Liberia’s President
In “Madame President,” Helene Cooper traces the life of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Liberia’s head of state.

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 07:00:26 -0500


Hillary Clinton Had Nothing to Do With My Book About the First Woman to Be Elected President
Its genesis was sparked by the women all across Africa who somehow managed to carry the continent on their backs.

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:17:15 -0500


How Liberian Women Delivered Africa’s First Female President
The story of how Liberian women upended centuries of male rule in 2005 has acquired a keen relevance as American women who supported Hillary Clinton grapple with the whys of November’s election.

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