(Monrovia, June 6, 2023) The Government of Liberia, through its coordinating institutions, reaffirmed its commitment to implementing its decentralization program aimed at empowering citizens living in its sub-political divisions, st...
The Governance Commission in collaboration with the National Civil Society group today Thursday, April 27, 2023, completed a partnership dialogue on process review of the first phase of the Biometric Voter’s registration report here at the C...
AFDB OFFICIALS PAID COURTESY VISIT TO GOVERNANCE COMMISSION
( Monrovia, March 23, 2023) Recently, a high-power delegation from the African Development Bank (AfDB) headed by its Executive Director, Refus Darkortey paid a c...
Governance Commission Gets New Chairman
(Monrovia, March 7, 2023) Governance Commission of Liberia has welcomed Hon. Garrison Yealue Jr. as its new chairperson. Hon. Yealue appointment to the position is a clea...
GC HOLDS SECTOR MEETING UNDER PAPD PROGRAM
On Tuesday, March 30, 2023 a Stakeholder Meeting on Liberia's Pro-Poor Agenda was convened by the Governance Commission in its conference room. The Commission is providing leaders...
The general mandate or purpose of the commission shall be to:• Promote good governance by advising, designing and formulating appropriate policies and institutional arrangements and frameworks required for achieving good governance, and • Promoting integrity at all....
The Governance Commission was a creation of the 2003 Accra Peace Accord to attend to Liberia’s numerous problems occasioned by the 14 year civil war. As we all know, the years of civil war left behind a complete breakdown of democratic governance in Liberia. Rebel factions took over governm... Read More
An Act of the Legislature to Establish The Governance Commission
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(Monrovia, September 21, 2020) The Governance Commission will on Tuesday September 22 host a one day policy dialogue with key stakeholders to promote t
The Governance Commission will on Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 hold a policy dialogue on “The Emerging Substance Abuse Crisis and its Effect on the Liberian Economy&r
Liberian Economist Wants Government to Reduce Spending on Cars and Rents
Economic Consultant Yanqui Zaza wants the n
Press Release on the State of the Liberian Economy
The President of the Liberian Bankers Association and President of LBDI, John Davie
In keeping with Chapter 10, Article 10.1 of the Revenue Sharing Law (RSL) 2021, the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning shall issue regulations on the schedules and methods of transfers to local governments and sub-local governments units. Further, Chapter 10, Article 10.2 provides that revenues allocated and transferred to Local Govern...
Hon. Elizabeth Dorkin -Dossen
Vice Chairman/ Commissioner with oversight on Public Sector Mandate Area
Hon. Garrison D. Yealue Jr. is the Chairman of the Board of Commissioners. Hon. Yealue exercises oversight on Political & Legal Reforms/Decentralization Mandate Area.
Hon. D-Karn Carlos
Commissioner with oversight on National Integrity Systems (NIS)
In keeping with Chapter 10, Article 10.1 of the Revenue Sharing Law (RSL) 2021, the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning shall issue regulations on the schedules and methods of transfers to local governments and sub-local governments units. Further, Chapter 10, Article 10.2 provides that revenues allocated and transferred to Local Govern