Past Emergencies

Inactive
ETC Activities: 

After 1.5 years of presence in West Africa in response to the Ebola crisis, the ET Cluster demobilised on 31 December 2015.

Country Profile: 
Internet

The main Internet Service providers are Libtelco, Cellcom, NASGlobal, Electro Shack, PowerNet, Novafone.

About 40% of the entire population has access to internet.

Phone/Mobile

The mobile companies are Cellcom, Novofone, Lonestar and Libtelco.

Population access to mobile network is about 85 %

Radio

VHF Security Telecommunications network is available with dedicated NGO channels in Monrovia, Buchanan, Gbarnga, Voinjama, Zwedru and Harper with 12/5 operational radio rooms.

Regulations

The Liberia Telecommunication Authority regulates Telecommunication.

Early Warnings

Liberia was declared Ebola free on May 9.  However, vigilance must be high due to the emergency situation still ongoing in the  bordering countries of Guinea and Sierra Leone.

Related updates

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27 September 2016

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22 November 2015