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ILO Calls for Ratification of Occupational Safety and Health Conventions
Liberia will join the rest of the world today to celebrate World Day for Safety and Health at work under the global theme "Workplace Stress: a Collective Challenge". This day was first celebrated on April 28, 2003 and since that time, the day has been observed to raise awareness on occupational safety and health among trade unions, employers' organizations and government representatives alike. The ILO over the time has acknowledged shared responsibility of stakeholders and encourages them to promote a preventive safety and health culture.
Maximizing Our Water Resources By Creating Jobs
Water as we are aware is an indispensable element of life, without which the universe would be a different place, if not impossible to live. However, despite its preciousness to the existence of mankind, water remains one of the most wasted resources not only in Liberia, but bulk of the world. As a way of understanding and reflecting on the importance of water, the United Nations, more than two decades ago (on May 22, 1993) set aside a special day to be observed as World Water Day.
Fistula on the increase in Liberia  -As over 40 women undergone operation at Phebe Hospital
An Obstetric fistula is at an alarming proportion in Liberia, the head of the Liberia Fistula Project, Dr. John Mulbah has told the INSIGHT. An obstetric fistula is a hole between the vagina and rectum or bladder that is caused by prolonged obstructed labor, leaving a woman incontinent of urine or feces or both.
AFL recruits 'escape' from training
Cogent report reaching the Insight news desk indicates that more than a dozen individuals recruited for enlistment into the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL), have escaped from the AFL training camp in Todee, rural Montserrado County.

The Maternal Unit of the Ministry of Health (MOH) over the weekend received three vehicles and 35 motorbikes from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) for mobility and surveillance in Gbarpolu, Lofa and Grand Cape Mount Counties.
During every rainy season, the two densely populated slum communities suffer a lot from floods, as residents, predominately women and children, are usually removed from their homes by heavy rainfall.
The Female Journalists Association of Liberia (FeJAL) has strongly condemned the alleged flogging of a ‘child prostitute’ by GSA Director, Mary Broh in Monrovia recently.
The Government of Liberia (GoL) through the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has given a 30-day ultimatum to individuals who are squatting on 5.
The Paynesville City Corporation (PCC) on Monday, November 16, 2015 launched the Global Entrepreneurship Week aimed at connecting local businesses to the largest municipality in Paynesville.
River Gee County District # 1 Representative in the Lower House of the National Legislature, Johnson Toe Chea, has alarmed over threats by officers of the Emergency Response Unit (ERU) of the Liberia National Police (LNP) assigned at the country’s border points to abandon their posts.
River Gee County District # 1 Representative in the Lower House of the National Legislature, Johnson Toe Chea, has alarmed over threats by officers of the Emergency Response Unit (ERU) of the Liberia National Police (LNP) assigned at the country’s border points to abandon their posts.
It seems that efforts to stabilize the Liberian economy are being marred by merchants who are poised to alter prices approved by the country’s Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI).
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