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2012-02-01 11:37:30

Liberian advocates report President Johnson Sirleaf flouting land rights; new logging permits sidestep laws designed to protect vulnerable forests New studies released in London today suggest that the frenzied sell-off of forests and other prime lands to buyers hungry for the developing world's natural resources risk sparking widespread civil unrest–unless national leaders and investors recognize the customary rights of millions of poor people who have lived on and worked these lands...

2012-01-20 20:00:00

Recognition for project change management presented to FISC conference attendees from Liberia Ottawa, Ontario (PRWEB) January 20, 2012 FreeBalance, a leading vendor of Government Resource Planning (GRP) software, is pleased to announce the presentation of the FreeBalance Public Financial Management Award of Excellence to the Government of Liberia for Change Management in a GRP project, represented to the FreeBalance International Steering Committee (FISC) delegation from Liberia....


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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'