EDUCATION

2nd Edition of GPFA Liberian Women Lead Program

The second edition of GPFA’s Liberian Women Lead project was a complete success! The 2-day long event comprised of workshops on advocacy and lobby, media engagements, principles of feminist leadership & facilitation and community organizing. – At the end of Day 2, representatives from each of the five counties represented

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Celebrating Our Scholar

Meet Ernestine Vulue, a scholar at the Gbowee Peace Foundation Africa. Ernestine recently graduated from Cuttington University with a Bachelors degree in Accounting! When asked about her experiences at GPFA, this what she had to say: _ “ I joined GPFA in 2013. As a high school senior, GPFA sent

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GPFA Peace Through FairPlay 2019

Gbowee Peace Foundation in Liberia has just completed its 6th annual Peace Through Fair Play Camp. During the 5 days of peacebuilding sessions, tours of culturally impacted places and visits to the three branches of government, the campers (aged 10-15) learned the importance of community building and what fostering peaceful initiatives means as

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GPFA Celebrates The International Day of the Girl Child

Global theme: With Her:  A Skilled Girl Force Local theme: Prepared Girls Transformed WorkForce  Girls face discrimination and violence every day across the world. The International Day of the Girl Child focuses attention on the need to address the challenges girls face and to promote their empowerment and fulfillment of their human

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BE YOURSELF!

Don’t compare yourself to others!  Rise Above the Crowd!  Be yourself!  This was the fiery cry from Nobel Laureate Leymah Gbowee on Saturday, September 1, 2018.  She spoke passionately from her own experience about what it takes to be successful.  This was the annual Gathering of Scholars. The workshop was

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BackPack Drive (Free School Supplies For Excellence)

The Gbowee Peace Foundation Africa, on August 30, 2018, presented backpacks to almost 400 elementary school students in Montserrado County.  The program was held at the Monrovia City Hall.Parents and guardians of the students, along with distinguished Ministers and donors to the program were in attendance. All students receiving the

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GPFA Office staff celebrate our graduates

Thank you Madam Gbowee for all your hard work and dedication that made it possible for these young people to graduate from College and have an opportunity to impact our nation! Josephine Somah today fromAMEU, Yvonne Jallah, Cedar Crest College, USA, Prince Cooper and Helen Vuku (not Pictured here) from

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Welcome back home Yvonne

Welcome back home Yvonne. We are pleased to welcome back home Ms. Yvonne Russ Jallah who completed her undergraduate degree with HONORS from the Cedar Crest College on May 12, 2018. Thank you for joining us this summer to give back to your community.  

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