THE STATE OF ISRAEL & THE REPUBLIC OF LIBERIA
AT THE END OF AN OFFICIAL VISIT
THE STATE OF ISRAEL
HIS EXCELLENCY DR. GEORGE MANNEH WEAH
PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF LIBERIA
FEBRUARY 26TH TO MARCH 1ST 2019
Accordingly, it was agreed that the Israeli Agency for International Development and Cooperation (MASHAV), will host an unlimited number of trainees from Liberia in its Training Center, in the fields of agriculture, health and women empowerment.
It was also agreed that an 11-month intensive agricultural training program will commence in 2019 in which Liberian students will study and work in Israel.
In the field of health, it was also agreed that MASHAV will continue to carry out capacity-building courses on emergency preparedness in Liberia. In addition, Israeli NGO’s will carry out neo-natal treatments and establish mobile clinics in peripheral regions.
On business and investments, it was concluded that both sides would enhance their cooperation in their respective private sectors, particularly regarding the more than 40 projects presented to the Liberian delegation in Tel Aviv by the Israeli business community. Both sides will make efforts to ensure that these projects are supported at the governmental level. The projects cover a variety of sectors, including infrastructure, agricultural technology and innovation, information and communications technology, tourism, mining, and security, among others.
The parties also agreed to deepen and intensify their collaboration on the countering of sources of extremism and terrorism, and to continue to cooperate in the international arena.