Liberia Projects

RIGCAA Library Project - Liberia

River Gee County Association in the Americas (RIGCAA) goal is to provide educational materials (books and technology) to underprivileged children to improve literacy and reduce the illiteracy gap in the county. Literacy is a basic human right and no one should be denied of learning despite economical and/or geographical settling. There is a need to improve literacy to achieve the higher goal to meet the demand for education for children and adults. Different groups that will benefit from the…

Saclepea-Mah Development Association (SAMDA) - Liberia

Liberian students face many roadblocks in seeking education. In 2013, 25,000 students who wrote a college entrance exam for one of the two state run universities failed the test. After consideration, a number of students were admitted to the University of Liberia, but the episode shows that the obstacles that Liberian students face are causing real issues in the education system. For instance, many students in the more remote parts of Liberia walk for more than an hour to get to school. The…