WANEP’s Next Strategic Direction: 2015 - 2020

WANEP on Facebook

WANEP on Youtube

NEWS Quick Updates – Liberia [14 July, 2017]: - Addressing Threats to peace and Security in Liberia’s Elections: A quick update on current political tensions

  • PDF

Background: 
  • Liberia is barely three months away from Legislative and Presidential Elections billed for October 10, 2017.
  • The political atmosphere is charged as Liberia’s estimated 3.5 million population (Liberia Institute of Statistics and Geo-Information Services - LISGIS, 2009) is deeply engrossed in politicking. 
  • About 50% of the country’s population are youth, mostly unemployed, and are actively involved in the electoral processes.  
  • There have been ceaseless Supreme Court cases between the National Electoral Commission (NEC) and several presidential aspirants and other political parties’ candidates......
  • Read full Quick Update