New UNICEF Representative to Liberia Presents Credentials

22 February 2024
Meeting with H.E Minister of Foreign Affairs
UNICEF/Liberia 2024/M. Omar

MONROVIA, LIBERIA – 22 February 2024 –Mr. Andy Brooks presented his credentials to Her Excellency Ms. Sara Beysolow Nyanti, Minister of Foreign Affairs, during a constructive meeting at the Ministry today.

Mr. Brooks congratulated Her Excellency on her appointment and thanked her for all the work that she had done in the course of her career to improve the lives of children and the most vulnerable populations in both Liberia and across the world.

Discussions centred on critical areas of collaboration, including the survival, development and protection of children’s rights as a key component of advancing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Liberia.  Both parties emphasized the importance of a strong and collaborative partnership to improve the lives of Liberian children.

Mr. Brooks reiterated UNICEF's unwavering commitment to supporting Liberia's development efforts, particularly in ensuring every child thrives. "UNICEF is dedicated to working closely with the Government of Liberia to create a just and equitable environment for all children," he stated.

Minister Nyanti warmly welcomed Mr. Brooks and acknowledged UNICEF's significant contributions to Liberia's progress. She expressed confidence in the continued partnership and its positive impact on the lives of Liberian children.

UNICEF remains committed to collaborating with the Government of Liberia, Development Partners, civil society partners, and communities as part of a strong and committed UN country team to achieve the SDGs and realize the full potential of every child in Liberia.

Media contacts

Mostafa Omar
Communication Specialist
UNICEF Liberia
Tel: +231 (0) 881.800.005 ext 7110
Tel: +231 (0) 770.267.110 (mobile)

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