Call for Applications: Liberia Intermediate Field Epidemiology Training Program 2024

Call for Applications: Liberia Intermediate Field Epidemiology Training Program 2024

With support from the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (US CDC) and the African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET), the National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL) is implementing the Liberia Intermediate Field Epidemiology Training Program (LFETP-I) to build local capacity for public health surveillance and its related functions and to strengthen emergency…

Community Mourns After Totota Tragedy: Fuel Tanker Explosion Claims 75 Lives; IMS Mobilizes Strong Support
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Community Mourns After Totota Tragedy: Fuel Tanker Explosion Claims 75 Lives; IMS Mobilizes Strong Support

Monrovia, Liberia: January 10, 2024: In a heartbreaking incident, the Totota Fuel Tanker Explosion has taken the lives of 75 individuals so far, as disclosed in the latest Situation Report (SitRep) by the Incidence Management System (IMS) on January 10, 2024. The community is now in mourning, prompting urgent responses from a spectrum of stakeholders,…

Liberia Embraces a Healthier Future: Launch of Liberia One Health Platform’s Website on One Health Day
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Liberia Embraces a Healthier Future: Launch of Liberia One Health Platform’s Website on One Health Day

Monrovia, Liberia – November 3, 2023 — In a momentous stride toward a healthier future, Liberia officially launched the Liberia One Health Platform’s website on Friday, November 3, 2023, coinciding with the global observance of World One Health Day. This pioneering initiative marks a significant milestone in the nation’s commitment to information sharing across sectors,…

Liberia Commemorates 8th Annual One Health Day

Liberia Commemorates 8th Annual One Health Day

Established in June 2017, the Liberia One Health Platform on November 3, 2023, joined the world in commemorating the 8th Annual One Health Day, under the global theme “Connecting Air, Land, and Water”. The event brought together key stakeholders, including the Government’s ministries and agencies, and partners working in Liberia. The theme for this year’s…

Liberia Hosts Regional RCCE Workshop to Develop a Database of Gender-sensitive Key Messages Based on the One Health Approach

Liberia Hosts Regional RCCE Workshop to Develop a Database of Gender-sensitive Key Messages Based on the One Health Approach

Monrovia, October 31, 2023: A four-day regional workshop for Risk Communication and Community Engagement (RCCE) experts kicked off today at the Sinkor Palace Hotel in Monrovia. The workshop aims to develop a database of gender-sensitive key message cards and communication tools based on the One Health approach. The initiative is designed to strengthen community confidence…

𝐋𝐢𝐛𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐚 𝐂𝐨𝐦𝐦𝐞𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐬 𝐖𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 𝐑𝐚𝐛𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐃𝐚𝐲 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐚 𝐂𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐂𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐄𝐟𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐬

𝐋𝐢𝐛𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐚 𝐂𝐨𝐦𝐦𝐞𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐬 𝐖𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 𝐑𝐚𝐛𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐃𝐚𝐲 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐚 𝐂𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐂𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐄𝐟𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐬

On September 28, 2023, World Rabies Day, stakeholders gathered at the Golden Gate Hotel in Paynesville, at a significant program dedicated to raising awareness about the deadly virus and promoting the One Health framework. The event was a collaborative effort to bring together experts, community members, and students in the fight against rabies. Under the…

Liberia Gears Up for its Second Joint External Evaluation of International Health Regulations Core Capacities
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Liberia Gears Up for its Second Joint External Evaluation of International Health Regulations Core Capacities

Monrovia, August 30, 2023: Liberia is set to host its Second Joint External Evaluation (JEE) of the International Health Regulations (IHR 2005) core capacities, marking a significant milestone in the nation’s commitment to global health security. The second Joint External Evaluation of Liberia’s health security capacity through the assessment of its IHR-prescribed core capacities is…

𝑳𝒊𝒃𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒂 𝑪𝒐𝒏𝒄𝒍𝒖𝒅𝒆𝒔 𝑻𝒉𝒓𝒆𝒆-𝑫𝒂𝒚 𝑪𝑶𝑽𝑰𝑫-19 𝑨𝒇𝒕𝒆𝒓 𝑨𝒄𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝑹𝒆𝒗𝒊𝒆𝒘, 𝑷𝒂𝒗𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝑾𝒂𝒚 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝑬𝒏𝒉𝒂𝒏𝒄𝒆𝒅 𝑭𝒖𝒕𝒖𝒓𝒆 𝑶𝒖𝒕𝒃𝒓𝒆𝒂𝒌 𝑹𝒆𝒔𝒑𝒐𝒏𝒔𝒆

𝑳𝒊𝒃𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒂 𝑪𝒐𝒏𝒄𝒍𝒖𝒅𝒆𝒔 𝑻𝒉𝒓𝒆𝒆-𝑫𝒂𝒚 𝑪𝑶𝑽𝑰𝑫-19 𝑨𝒇𝒕𝒆𝒓 𝑨𝒄𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝑹𝒆𝒗𝒊𝒆𝒘, 𝑷𝒂𝒗𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝑾𝒂𝒚 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝑬𝒏𝒉𝒂𝒏𝒄𝒆𝒅 𝑭𝒖𝒕𝒖𝒓𝒆 𝑶𝒖𝒕𝒃𝒓𝒆𝒂𝒌 𝑹𝒆𝒔𝒑𝒐𝒏𝒔𝒆

Liberia has successfully concluded a three-day COVID-19 After Action Review (AAR) at the E.J.S Ministerial Complex in Congo Town, Monrovia. The AAR, which spanned from July 17 to July 19, aimed to glean invaluable insights from the country’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, with the goal of fortifying its preparedness for any future disease outbreaks….

𝐋𝐢𝐛𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐚 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐜𝐥𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐬 𝐍𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐒𝐞𝐥𝐟-𝐀𝐬𝐬𝐞𝐬𝐬𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐈𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐑𝐞𝐯𝐢𝐞𝐰 𝐌𝐞𝐞𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐢𝐧 𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐩𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐉𝐨𝐢𝐧𝐭 𝐄𝐱𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐄𝐯𝐚𝐥𝐮𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧

𝐋𝐢𝐛𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐚 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐜𝐥𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐬 𝐍𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐒𝐞𝐥𝐟-𝐀𝐬𝐬𝐞𝐬𝐬𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐈𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐑𝐞𝐯𝐢𝐞𝐰 𝐌𝐞𝐞𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐢𝐧 𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐩𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐉𝐨𝐢𝐧𝐭 𝐄𝐱𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐄𝐯𝐚𝐥𝐮𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧

Liberia has successfully concluded its National Self-Assessment and Implementation Review meeting, which took place over three days at the Corina Hotel in Monrovia. The meeting, held in accordance with the International Health Regulations (IHR 2005), aimed to assess Liberia’s preparedness and response capabilities ahead of the upcoming Joint External Evaluation (JEE) of the country’s public…