March 3 2004

Support for orphanages in Liberia

03/03/2004 - SOS Children's Villages Liberia is to extend its emergency relief programme to orphanages after the end of years of warfare in Liberia. Upon request by the Ministry of Health and Social Affairs, a number of orphanages in the capital of Monrovia will be supported starting this week, with extension of relief measures to rural areas planned for the future.

Distribution of rice in one of the orphanages - Photo: SOS Archives

Beds in Liberia

One of the orphanages being supported by SOS Children