FAO in Liberia

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24 February 2021
A Chronicle of Benedict, One of the Eighteen FAO-Supported Farmers whose efforts were directly recognized by President George Weah at the National Agricultural Fair in Suakoko Benedict M. Kerkula, 33, like his seventeen khaki jacket-wearing colleagues, beamed with a smile on the evening of Saturday, February 13th, when President George Manneh...
17 February 2021
Monrovia, Liberia - February 17, 2021 – The Government of Liberia, through the Ministry of Agriculture organized the annual National Agriculture Fair in partnership with key actors and stakeholders in the Agriculture Sector. The event kicked off by Liberian President George Weah focused on displaying agricultural products and agribusinesses; with...
16 February 2021
Monrovia, Liberia - February 16, 2021 – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Forestry Development Authority (FDA) conducted a Community Forest Management Planning workshop in Konobo, Grand Gedeh County. The training workshop took place in Zhia town where FDA led field teams met with members...
21 January 2021
Bong, Liberia - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) hosted a three-day training workshop on Intensive Vegetable Production, Farm Business Management, and Marketing for Lead farmers, County Agriculture Coordinators, and District Agriculture Extension Officers in Bong County, Liberia. The training funded by the United Arab Emirates...
04 January 2021
The Resident Coordinator (RCO) of the United Nations in Liberia Dr. Kingsley O. Amaning accompanied the FAO Country Representative Madam Mariatou Njie and staff to various FAO project sites around Liberia. The mission included trips to project intervention sites in Lofa and Bong counties assessing production and construction progress. The presence...