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Tuesday, 05 March 2013 13:50

IVD 2012 in Liberia was BOOM!

Written by  Eric Opoku

IVD 2012 in Liberia was BOOM! It commenced a week earlier with training of selected High School  and University students on volunteerism and leadership skills, in Kakata in the Margidb County. Other activities such as clean-up campaigns, public education and official IVD ceremonies took place in Harper in the Maryland County and Monrovia. Activities were carried out with several partners including the University of Liberia Volunteer Movement, Tubman University Volunteer Movement, Monrovia City Corporation, Coca Cola Company Limited and CSOs partner, among others.  

The official ceremony was graced by government, UN and UNV HQ officials, as well as CSOs leaders. In all, about 1800 people took part in the various activities under the local slogan "Ha Dea" - Offer yourself for service!

See also:

Celebration narrative and partners (pdf, opens in new window)

Images from the celebrations (pdf, opens in new window)



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