Liberia Broadcasting System

UN Mission donates to Ministry Internal Affairs

James Akoi/Benjamin S. Taingay
SRSG, Farid Zarifa
SRSG, Farid Zarifa

MONRIVIA, LIBERIA-The UN made the donation in collaboration with the Foundation for Human Rights and Democracy (FOHRD).

FOHRD’S Executive Director, Otterlee Graff, said the office materials are intended to enhance the capacity of the Ministry’s Tourism Department on Capitol Hill in Monrovia.

Mr. Graff said the initiative is part of their project to building the capacity of the Internal Affairs Ministry and to sensitize traditional leaders against harmful practices. He named some of the donated items as laptop, desk, office chairs, among others.

Director Graff praised the Ministry’s Culture Department for the level of cooperation accorded them during the first phase of the project.

Receiving the donation, Assistant Minister for Culture and Custom, Joseph Jangar, lauded UNMIL and the Foundation for the gesture.

He especially hailed UNMIL for efforts it made towards the restoration of peace and security to Liberia.

Mr. Jangar promised that the items will be used for their intended purposes.



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