Countries: Liberia

See also: West Africa
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Victims remember Taylor's brutal rule - 14 Jul 09

Charles Taylor, the former Liberian president, is being tried at the International Criminial Court at the Hague for war crimes during the brutal 1991-2001 civil war in neighbouring Sierra Leone. ...

Regions: Liberia, Sierra Leone

Issues: Rape and sexual abuse, Violence, War crimes

Witnessed: 2153 times


Witnessed: 3649 times


Liberia: The Story of the Amputee All-Stars

The amputee soccer players - formerly child soldiers of opposing rebel groups - are held up as the new hope of Liberia....

Regions: Liberia, Sierra Leone

Issues: Armed conflict, Child soldiers, Landmines & unexploded ordnances

Witnessed: 3458 times


Stop Firestone Campaign Discussion

Emira Woods, co-director of Foreign Policy in Focus, moderates a discussion at the Institute for Policy Studies on the Stop Firestone Campaign with Edwin Cisco (Secretary General of the Firestone Agri...

Regions: Africa, Liberia, West Africa

Issues: Child labor, Labor, Slavery & forced labor

Witnessed: 3682 times


Abigail Disney discusses "Pray The Devil Back to Hell"

WITNESS spoke briefly with Abigail Disney, producer of Gini Reticker's award-winning film....

Regions: Africa, Liberia

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 6091 times


Stop Firestone's Exploitation and Cruelty

The Firestone Tire and Rubber Company has operated a rubber plantation in Liberia since 1926....

Regions: Africa, Liberia

Issues: Child labor, Slavery & forced labor, Sustainable development

Witnessed: 4440 times


Firestone & Child Labor in Liberia

This video features interviews with two child laborers on a rubber plantation in Liberia operated by the Firestone tire company....

Regions: Africa, Liberia

Issues: Child labor, Corporations and human rights

Witnessed: 5054 times


The Plight of Liberian Refugees in Ghana

On February 19, 2008, in light of the perceived lack of options to progress from their protracted refugee situations, a group of several hundred LIberian women began a peaceful protest to call for add...

Regions: Ghana, Liberia

Issues: Detention, Refugees

Witnessed: 6075 times


Pray the Devil Back to Hell

“Does a bullet know Christian from Muslim?”

Regions: Liberia

Issues: Elections, Transitional justice, War crimes

Witnessed: 1957 times