Category: Blog

September 6, 2023

medica Liberia Expert Trainers Elizabeth Greene and Florida A Clarke travel to Sierra to provide training for women’s rights organizations from September 2-13 2023.

medica Liberia (mL), a feminist organization committed to transforming society and supporting women and girls affected by all forms of violence, in partnership with medica mondiale e.V., a women’s
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September 5, 2023

LNP and medica Liberia Sign MOU to Integrate SGBV including STA Approach in National Police Training Curriculum

The Liberia National Police has signed an MOU with medica Liberia to integrate SGBV including Stress and Trauma-Sensitive Approach in dealing with SGBV cases in the basic police training
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September 4, 2023

Atty: Yah V. Parwon – Country Director, medica Liberia addresses members of Sierra Leonean parliament, Women Political candidates and international partners in Monrovia 

Sister Aid Liberia, a non-governmental organization with funding support from UN Women, Irish Aid, the Swedish Embassy, the EU, the Peacebuilding Fund and UNDP has concluded a day long
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August 15, 2023

medica Liberia Strengthen capacity of court officials in a two days Sexual Gender Based Violence and Stress Trauma Sensitive Approach training in Monrovia

In a crucial step towards addressing the pervasive issue of sexual gender-based violence (SGBV) and promoting a more empathetic and effective justice system, mL has conducted specialized training on
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August 10, 2023

medica Liberia Launched Montica project to Improve Safety of Schools Environment

On 17th February 2023,  with Support from Montica, medica Liberia launched a project titled ‘Empowering Teachers, Students and Parents to Take Action against School Related Gender-Based Violence in South-East
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July 11, 2023

Hold political parties accountable

Women organizations in Monrovia and beyond have petitioned the National Elections Commission (NEC) to hold political parties accountable in line with the May 11 memorandum of understanding they signed.
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May 24, 2023

medica-Liberia Appoints Atty. Parwon as Country Director

medica Liberia, a non-profit organization dedicated to women’s rights, has appointed Atty. Yah Vallah Parwon as Country Director effectively. Prior to her full appointment, she served as the interim
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May 17, 2023

medica Liberia Launches Anti-SEA Committees in High Schools

Medica Liberia, a non-governmental women’s rights feminist organization in Liberia, has established and trained Anti Sexual Exploitation and Abuse Committees (SEA) in five high schools in Southeastern Liberia. With
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November 11, 2022

Reconciliation and Reparation: The Future of War Survivors of Sexual and Gender-based Violence in Liberia

….The reality is no concrete reparation mechanism has been put in place by the government, thus survivors of war-related sexualized violence continue to live with the trauma of war.
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October 31, 2022

We are questioning the systems that oppress women

In Liberia, the ‘Land of the Free’, the lives of most women and girls are neither free nor safe, and most own no land . One woman who has
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