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Ambassador McCarthy Visits Embassy-funded COVID Prevention Mural in West Point

On Sunday, October 17, Ambassador Michael McCarthy and Sandra McCarthy visited the West Point township to view a new mural by Monrovian artist Patrick Gono and his team.  The mural shows our shared fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and how to prevent a resurgence of it in Liberia. Gono received a grant from the U.S. Embassy public affairs section ...
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U.S. Embassy Monrovia Celebrates the 2021 Class of Mandela Washington Fellows

On October 14, 2021, Ambassador Michael McCarthy and U.S. Embassy Monrovia celebrated the 2021 class of the Mandela Washington Fellowship. The 19 Fellows were joined by government officials, business leaders, media heads, Embassy personnel, and other community leaders to receive their graduation certificates and share stories of their exchange experiences. Each 2021 Mandela Washington Fellow ...
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Meet 16-year-old Trinicious Wesseh, USAID Liberia Mission Director for the Day

Trinicious Wesseh, a 16-year-old 11th grade student at the Levi C. Williams High School in Monrovia took over the role of USAID Liberia Mission Director today.  October 11 was International Day of the Girl Child , and the U.S. Embassy is joining the global community in celebrating this important day by giving Trinicious the opportunity to lead. After arriving at the ...
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USAID Mission Director Inaugurates New Conservation Hall, Urges Preservation of Liberian Forests at Forestry Training Institute

USAID Mission Director Jim Wright believes that “Liberia has a central role in the fight against climate change.”  Director Wright spoke on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, when he inaugurated the new USAID-funded Conservation Hall with the faculty and students of the Forestry Training Institute (FTI) in Tubmanburg, Bomi County.  He noted that Liberia is home ...
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Ambassador McCarthy Commends Hassan Bility, Global Justice Research Project

In his meeting today with Hassan Bility and other members of the Global Justice Research Project (GJRP) staff, Ambassador Michael McCarthy thanked Bility for his many years of selfless service to the cause of justice for war crimes victims.  Ambassador McCarthy remarked that the painstaking efforts of the GJRP to research war crimes has demonstrated that a group of ...
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