Informal networks - meeting report from Liberia

On March 6th a meeting organized by the Swedish Embassy and UNMIL (United Nations Mission in Liberia) in Monrovia, Liberia took place. Gun Eriksson Skoog and Mats Utas, both NAI-researchers, participated in the meeting where the implications of informal power structures of the war years have had in current Liberia were discussed. Utas pointed out how far Liberia has gone after the war, but also raised some concerns regarding the national reconciliation process, informal centralization of power and a renewed marginalization of south-eastern Liberia.

Read more at Mats Utas blog (opens in new window).

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