MONROVIA, LIBERIA-Liberia has been elected to the United Nations Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations for a four-year term.
The Non-Governmental Organizations is a committee on Economic and Social Council that oversees the operation of the framework governing NGOs’ participation in the UN.
A dispatch from the Liberia’s Permanent Mission to the UN says Liberia was elected at a dedicated management meeting of the council.
The dispatch noted that Liberia attaches great importance to the significant role NGOs play in every sector of society, and in the work of the UN.
In a related development, Liberia has also been re-elected to the Committee on Program and Coordination of the UN for a three-year term.