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Volunteerism & ICTs: Liberia
Liberia at a Glance
|Languages||English (official) and tribal dialects|
|Religions||traditional 40%, Christian 40%, Islam 20%|
|Ethnicity||Indigenous African tribes 95% (including Kpelle, Bassa, Gio, Kru, Grebo, Mano, Krahn, Gola, Gbandi, Loma, Kissi, Vai, and Bella), Americo-Liberians 5% (descendants of former slaves)|
|Population||3,195,931 (July 2007 est.)|
|Currency||Liberian Dollar (LRD)|
Get Involved with ICVolunteers' Projects in Liberia
ICVolunteers-Switzerland is the Swiss branch of ICVolunteers. Historically, the Swiss office is the cradle of the whole organization. ICVolunteers has local presence in a growing number of countries, including Liberia.
We invite you to look over what we are doing in the area.
ICVolunteers Projects in Liberia:
7th Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction
The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction is a biennial multi-stakeholder forum established by the UN General Assembly to review progress, share knowledge and discuss the latest developments and trends in reducing disaster risk.
5th Global Youth Conference
The Global Youth Conference will provide opportunities for young people to consider issues related to forestry, management of water and natural resources.
European University for Voluntary Service
The International Year of Volunteers 2011 marks the end of a decade during which a lot of progress has been made in the field of research related to volunteerism.
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