The Ministry of Gender and Development (MoGD) in Partnership with United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) recognizes with grave concern, the increasing adverse impact of the outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease on the health of women and girls in Liberia including their livelihood, security and social wellbeing.
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Aug. 6, 2014 A Liberian woman weeps over the death of a relative from Ebola in the Banjor community on the outskirts of Monrovia, Liberia. Ahmed Jallanzo/European Pressphoto Agency
Liberian Minister of Gender and Development Julia Duncan-Cassell answers questions about the Ebola crisis in Liberia during a meeting at the Friends in Jesus congregation in Sacramento on Wednesday night
Gender and Development Minister Julia Duncan Cassell said, the Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Gender and Development with the assistance from partners has instituted numerous actions aimed at preventing and responding to sexual and gender base violence.