Liberia

Supporting people and forests in Liberia

Supporting people and forests in Liberia

Supporting people and forests in Liberia

  • Woman walking with basket on head against blue background

    How taking a ‘radical approach’ delivered community results in Liberia

    ClientEarth law and policy advisor Jozef Weyns recalls a story from a recent legal working group in Liberia, in which a community member used his legal prowess to ensure forest communities get what they are entitled to.

  • close up of girls red yellow and green dress

    Knowledge of law empowers communities negotiating with timber companies

    A new guide to help forest communities in Liberia negotiate with timber companies to share the benefits from harvesting has been launched this week.

  • The laws that govern forest conversion in Liberia

    ClientEarth has created a law database of the main policies, laws and regulations governing forest conversion in Liberia.

  • photo of rubber plantation to illustrate story asking What are the risks of weak forest conversion law in Liberia

    What are the risks of weak forest conversion law in Liberia?

    The environmental impacts of forest conversion are devastating, but the people and communities who live in the forest are also at risk.

  • Law database

    Libera team

  • Awia Vankan

    Awia Vankan, Atty

  • Lucia DianaSonii Gbala

    Lucia Diana Sonii Gbala

  • Caroline Haywood

  • Sagie F. Kamara

  • Yulia Stange

  • T. Negbalee Warner

  • Jozef Weyns