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Country Profiles

  • BBC News Profile - Liberia
    A guide to history, politics and economic background of countries from BBC News.
  • CIA World Factbook - Liberia
    Country profile provides information on country background, geography, people, government, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues.
  • FAO and Liberia
    Information on economic and agricultural issues from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). It also has a good selection of maps.
  • Human Development Report on Liberia
    Provides quick statistics on human development, economy, labor force, and population from the United Nations Development Programme.
  • IAEA - Liberia
    Country factsheet on multilateral and safeguard agreements from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
  • IMF - Liberia
    Country information, reports and publications from the International Monetary Fund.
  • ITC - Liberia
    Country-specific trade and market profiles, map, and trade statistics from the International Trade Centre (ITC).
  • OHCHR - Liberia
    Country background, treaties, reporting status, calendar of events and publications related to human rights from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner on Human Rights (OHCHR).
  • UNESCO Worldwide - Liberia
    Highlights cooperation between the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and its Member States.
  • United Kingdom's Foreign and Commonwealth Office - Liberia
    Country profile covering history, politics, economy, human rights, relations with the UK, and travel.
  • UNdata - Liberia
    Provides summary, economic, social, and environmental statistics from the United Nations Statistics Division.
  • United Nations Statistics Division: Environment Snapshot - Liberia
    Country snapshots offer national environment statistics.
  • U.S. Census Bureau Foreign Trade Statistics - Liberia
    U.S. trade in goods (imports, exports and balance) with Liberia.
  • U.S. Commercial Service - Liberia
    Country profile about doing business abroad by the Commercial Service, the global business solutions unit of the Department of Commerce.
    • U.S. Commercial Service - West Africa
      Regional profile about doing business in West Africa (Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Conakry, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo) by the Commercial Service, the global business solutions unit of the Department of Commerce.
  • U.S. Department of Energy - Liberia
    Country analysis report from the Energy Information Administration on production and consumption of energy resources.

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Articles and Databases

  • Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Declassified Documents
    Declassified information available from the FOIA Electronic Reading Room. Enter "Liberia" as the search term.
    • National Intelligence Council (NIC) Declassified Documents
      Database of intelligence reports, National Intelligence Estimates, and other publications produced by the National Intelligence Council or its predecessor organizations, the Office of National Estimates and the Office of Reports and Estimates since 1946.
  • Congressional Research Service (CRS) Reports CU
    The Congressional Research Service (CRS), the research arm of Congress, prepares reports (usually under 20 pages long) on topics of interest to members of Congress. Enter "Liberia" as the search term.
  • CrisisWatch Database
    Monthly bulletin of significant situations of conflict or potential conflict around the world.
  • Declassified Documents Reference System CU
    Search this database to find declassified documents related to Liberia.
  • Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC)
    Department of Defense Scientific and Technical Reports Collection provides access to citations to unclassified unlimited documents that have been entered into DTIC's Technical Reports (TR) Database, as well as the electronic full-text of many of these documents. Use "Liberia" as the search term.
  • Digital National Security Archive CU
    Database of primary declassified documents regarding critical U.S. policy decisions. Use "Liberia" as the search term.
  • Facts on International Relations and Security Trends (FIRST)
    An integrated database containing information on armed conflicts and peace keeping, arms production and trade, military expenditure, armed forces and weapons.
  • Global Legal Information Network (GLIN)
    "Public database of official texts of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations."
  • Human Rights Watch - Liberia
    News and reports related to human rights.
  • International Area Studies Africa/Middle East CU
    Collection of databases from the University of Colorado covering Africa and the Middle East.
  • International Area Studies General CU
    Collection of general databases from the University of Colorado covering international issues.
  • International Area Studies Statistics CU
    Collection of international statistics databases from the University of Colorado.
  • LexisNexis Academic Country & Region Reports CU
    News, country briefings, and country risk guides. Filter by country or choose "Country & Region Reports" from publication type.
  • UNdata
    UNdata provides a single entry point allowing users to search and download numerous statistical resources of the United Nations System.
  • World dataBank
    Contains data from the World Bank, including the World Development Indicators & Global Development Finance, Gender Statistics, Education Statistics, Health Nutrition and Population Statistics, African Development Indicators, Global Economic Monitor, and Millennium Development Goals. Users can select variables (some going as far back as 1960) to create customized tables, charts, maps, and reports.
  • Worldwide Incidents Tracking System (WITS)
    WITS is the National Counterterrorism Center's database of terrorist incidents.

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Peacekeeping and Military Information

  • International Court of Justice (ICJ)
    ICJ is the principal judicial organ of the United Nations. ICJ "has a twofold role: to settle, in accordance with international law, legal disputes submitted to it by States (Contentious cases ) and to give advisory opinions (Advisory proceedings) on legal questions referred to it by duly authorized United Nations organs and specialized agencies."
  • International Crisis Group - Liberia
    Reports, briefings, and analysis of violent conflicts and peace implementation in Liberia.
  • Liberia Military Guide
    Maps, agencies, military branches, nuclear capability, news, and references from GlobalSecurity.org.
  • Liberia: Security Assistance
    Country-by-country listing provides information on Political-Military-administered security assistance funds from the Bureau of Political-Military Affairs.
  • United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL)
    September 2003-Present: "The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) was established by Security Council resolution 1509 (2003) of 19 September 2003 to support the implementation of the ceasefire agreement and the peace process; protect United Nations staff, facilities and civilians; support humanitarian and human rights activities; as well as assist in national security reform, including national police training and formation of a new, restructured military."
  • United Nations Observer Mission in Liberia (UNOMIL)
    September 1993-September 1997: "UNOMIL was established to exercise good offices in support of the efforts of the Economic Community of West African States and the Liberian National Transitional Government to implement peace agreements; investigate alleged ceasefire violations; assist in maintenance of assembly sites and demobilization of combatants; support humanitarian assistance; investigate human rights violations and assist local human rights groups; observe and verify elections."
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Resources in the Catalog For additional foreign information, arranged by subject, see the Subject Page.

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