Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) Expert-Level meeting on Liberia - 18 April 2017

The 18 April 2017 Expert-level meeting of the Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) on Liberia, chaired by the First Secretary of the Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations, Mrs. Lotta Segerström, was aimed at updating the floor about the latest developments of the Peacebuilding (PB) Plan ongoing in the country, and at giving information about the upcoming political elections. The participants were also briefed by Representatives of the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) based in Monrovia, who addressed them via teleconference. They provided information about the candidates' nomination process to begin in June 2017, the current budgetary situation and their commitment to ensure women safety and participation during the election process.


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