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Liberia

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The Liberian Senate

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Caucuses

The mandate, working methods and activities of women’s caucuses in parliament.

Women

Caucus name
Women's Legislative Caucus of Liberia (WLCL)
Date of creation
01.2006
Formal or informal
Formal
The caucus is open to male MPs
Yes
The caucus is cross-party
Yes
Notes
Article 4, Section 1, Line 2 of the WLCL Constitution states male counterparts (lawmakers) can become Associate members upon admission of a two-thirds decision of the members The WLCL does not have a formal communication plan. However, it has a functional Facebook Page. The development of communication is part of the Plan of Action in 2019. See: https://www.facebook.com/pg/womenlegislativecaucusofliberia/posts/
There are rules governing the functioning of the caucus
No
Issues dealt with by the caucus
Women’s political participation, women’s and girls access to justice, women’s and girls’ empowerment, amongst others.
The caucus has a strategic plan or plan of action
Yes
The caucus has a communication plan
No
Caucus contact details
Address
Women’s Legislative Caucus of Liberia, Capital Building
Capitol Hill, 10
1000 Monrovia
Liberia
Phone number
+231-886558492
+231-770558492