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‘We’ll Hold Weah To Fulfill Pledge For Women’s Rights”

‘We’ll Hold Weah To Fulfill Pledge For Women’s Rights”

River Cess County District #1 Representative Rosana Schaack, last Wednesday implored President George Weah to redeem his promises to make the empowerment of women and girls a priority of his administration as the country moves forward. Rep. Schaack chairs the county women’s legislative caucus. Her challenge to President Weah came following the launch of both […]

Few New Faces, But No Increment Of Women Representatives

Few New Faces, But No Increment Of Women Representatives

Much advocacy by women’s groups and feminist leaders across the country demanding for greater participation of women in Liberia’s political affairs did not yield the expected results, considering the outcome of the October 10 presidential and legislative elections. According to the final results released by the National Elections Commission (NEC) on the representative elections, only […]

Commonwealth To Push For 30% Women Representation In Senior Positions

Commonwealth To Push For 30% Women Representation In Senior Positions

Commonwealth governments and leading campaigners have formed an alliance to deliver on the promise of gender equality and end violence against women and girls, including achieving justice for women in courts. This is one of the resolutions of the 11th Commonwealth Women’s Affairs Ministerial Meeting (WAMM) which closed yesterday in Apia, Samoa. It was held […]