Monrovia, 22 August 2019:UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, and the Press Union of Liberia (PUL) have launched the UNFPA Liberia Award for Reportage on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights for journalists reporting on sexual health, sexual rights, reproductive health and reproductive rights in Liberia.
The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) has concluded its Annual Excellence Awards Night, a once a year event.
Several journalists walked away with various awards after they were announced winners at this year’s Awards Night held at the Paynesville Town Hall, Montserrado County on Friday, 9 August 2019.
At the Leprosy Rehabilitation Center in Suakoko, Bong County, which has one of the worsening conditions of life in the country, 65 inmates are finding it hard to make ends meet. The clattering atmosphere in this central Liberian region had offered hopes for dozens of people afflicted with contagious skin diseases that cause serious and permanent damage to the body, including loss of finger and nose after they were taken away from their families.