Social Issues

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  • 25 Mar 2014- 10:09 by Local Press Report MONROVIA The News The Managing Director of the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation (LWSC) says the provision of safe drinking water to citizens is a human right issue that needs attention by all stakeholders in the country.Charles B. Allen said unless clean
  • 15 Jan 2014- 10:07 by Local Press Report MONROVIA Front Page Africa Delegates from Europe, America and Africa working in the WASH sector are holding a two day strategy WASH intervention meeting in Liberia. The meeting, according to a newsletter is intended to prepare and support organizations in
  • 12 Aug 2013- 10:01 by Local Press Report MONROVIA The Informer A week-long integrity training for stakeholders in the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) sector--said to be rocked by rampant corruption--kicked off in Monrovia last week, bringing together about 30 participants from Gambia, Liberia
  • 12 Dec 2011- 14:42 by Local Press Report MONROVIA Liberia Government The Liberian government has lifted customs duties on items exclusively used by the Liberia Water & Sewer Corporation for its operations, including diesel fuel for water treatment plants; rotable and consumable spares to be
  • 22 Jan 2007- 09:09 by Local Press Report MONROVIA, Liberia UN Integrated Regional Information Networks — Some 68 percent of Liberians rely on untreated water sources, according to a recent report. The Comprehensive Food Security and Nutrition Survey, jointly carried out by the United Nations and
  • 20 Nov 2006- 08:26 by Local Press Report MONROVIA, Liberia The Inquirer (Liberia) —The Liberian government has promised that all villages in the country will have access to safe drinking water soon. Vice President Joseph Boakai said that since the Liberian civil war, access to sanitation and safe