- Search Results
 
 
NBC, USAID, LAVI Initiate Dialogues On Concession Areas
Date Uploaded: Jan 19, 2017

Montserrado County Flag

 

NBC, USAID, LAVI Initiate Dialogues On Concession Areas

MONROVIA, January 18 (LINA) - The National Bureau of Concessions (NBC) will shortly commence a series of dialogues in several concession affected communities across the country.

The dialogues will be carried out with support from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) through the Liberia Accountability and Voice
Initiative (LAVI).

According to a release issued Tuesday, the affected communities are in Margbi, Grand Bassa, Nimba and Maryland Ccunties.

The NBC release said the community dialogue project will be held under the theme: “Facilitating Multi-Stakeholders Dialogue between the National Bureau of Concessions and concession-affected communities”

The NBC indicated that the project is also aimed at promoting mutual relationship in the operation of concessions in Liberia.

The project, the release noted, is being implemented by the NBC over a seven-month period in three phases under the USAID/LAVI in-kind grant program and is expected to benefit twelve (12) concession communities in the targeted counties.

According to the release, the objective of the project is to increase the ability of the NBC to respond to and collaborate with Natural Resource Management (NRM) actors to devise collective problem-solving approaches to enhance peace in concession communities in Liberia.

The NBC said targeted communities are Kpanya, Dolo and Cotton Tree Towns in Margibi; Dabar, Neewton, and Gebeyor Towns in Grand Bassa County; Gbarpa, Sekenpa and Zolowee Towns in Nimba; and Gedetarbo, Fedeken and Gbolobo Towns in Maryland County.
LINA PR/RD/TSS/PTK

latest headlines
Agric Minister Wiles On Extension Services
Agriculture Minister Seklau E. Wiles says effective extension services are crucial to the development of the country's agriculture sector. ...more
Global Communities, Coca-Cola Foundation Dedicate 32 Hand Pumps
The Golden Triangle Partnership Fund under the Coca-Cola System in collaboration with Global Communities has turned over thirty-two newly-constru ...more
Health Authorities Shut 55 Mineral Water Firms
The Ministry of Health and National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL) have shut down 55 mineral water companies in Monrovia and its envi ...more
ECOWAS Network Of Elections Commissioners Visits Supreme Court
A high-power delegation from the ECOWAS Network of Elections Commissioners (ECONEC) Tuesday paid a courtesy call on the Chief Justice and Associa ...more
Supreme Court Upholds NEC's Ruling; Disqualifies Kamara
The Supreme Court has disqualified the Assistant Minister for Administration at the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications, Abu Bana Kamara, fr ...more
Bong Citizens Recommit To Supporting VP Boakai's Bid
The leadership of Bong County has re-iterated its commitment to supporting the presidential bid of Vice President Joseph Boakai. ...more
 
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency