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Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf (President of Liberia)

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Sub-subject: Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf (Liberia, Nobel Peace Prize). Syllabus:

  1. The Liberian Nobel Peace Prize Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf (Methodist)
  2. Election as the President of Liberia
Sub-subject “Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf (Nobel Peace Prize, South Africa)” is studied...
  1. Doctorate in Business in Africa (e-learning)
  2. Course: West Africa
  3. Masters: International Business, Africa
  4. Degree in Inter-African Business

Recommendations for the Liberian Students.

Languages of study English or French Ellen Johnson Portuguese Ellen Johnson Spanish Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Area of Knowledge: Africa

Sample of the Sub-subject: Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf (Liberia)
Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf Liberia

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Description of the Sub-Subject: Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf

Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was born in Monrovia (Liberia) on October 29, 1938. She is considered by Forbes as the most powerful African woman.

  1. In 2011, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize with Leymah Gbowee (Liberia), and Tawakkol Karman (Yemen) in recognition for their non-violent (Ahimsa) struggle for the safety of women and women’s rights
  2. In 1965, she joined the Liberian Treasury Department
  3. In 1979, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was elected to Minister of Finances of Liberia
  4. In 1980, after the coup d´etat; Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf worked at the Liberian Bank for Development and Investment, but she has fled from Liberia.
  5. She was hired by Citicorp in Nairobi (Kenya), and later she joined the World Bank (the United States)
  6. In 1992, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf joined the United Nations Development Programme working in African affairs
  7. In 1997, she resigned to the UN work and returned to Liberia. In the elections; Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was ranked second (first was Charles Taylor)
  8. Then; Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf auto-exiled in Ivory Coast where she founded “Kormah Development and Investment Corporation.”
  9. In 1999; she works in the Organisation of the African Unity (today, African Union) committee of the Rwandan genocide
  10. In 2003, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf returned to Liberia and was elected to Chairperson of the Governance Reform Commission
  11. In 2006, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was elected as the first female President of Liberia. As the Liberian President, the country has attracted more than 16 billion dollars in FDI, mainly in the mining sector
  12. Ellen Johnson was elected Chairperson of the African Peer Review Mechanism (NEPAD)
  13. Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf is the President of the Mano River Union, a West African regional integration institution formed by Ivory Coast, Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone
  14. She studied at Harvard and the University of Colorado
  15. Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf is Christian Protestant (Methodist)
  16. Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf is a Politician of the West African Economic Area (African Civilisation)
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