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Iron Ladies of Liberia

Author: מנחה. ; Daniel Junge
Publisher: הטלויזיה הישראלית,
Series: Why democracy?
Edition/Format:   VHS video : PAL color broadcast system : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
After fourteen years of civil war, Liberia is a nation ready for change. On January 16, 2006, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was inaugurated President, following a hotly contested election which she won with the overwhelming support of women across Liberia. She is the first elected female head of state in Africa. Since taking office she has appointed other extraordinary women to leadership positions in all areas of  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: מנחה. ; Daniel Junge
OCLC Number: 745372400
Notes: Hebrew subtitles.
Event notes: Originally broadcast in 2007.
Description: 1 videocassette (75 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS-PAL.
Series Title: Why democracy?
Responsibility: directed by Daniel Junge.

Abstract:

After fourteen years of civil war, Liberia is a nation ready for change. On January 16, 2006, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was inaugurated President, following a hotly contested election which she won with the overwhelming support of women across Liberia. She is the first elected female head of state in Africa. Since taking office she has appointed other extraordinary women to leadership positions in all areas of government, including the Police Chief and the ministers of Justice, Commerce and Finance. Can the first female Liberian president, backed by other powerful women, bring sustainable democracy and peace to such a devastated country? Iron Ladies of Liberia gives behind-the-scenes access to President Sirleaf's first year in government, providing a unique insight into the workings of a newly elected African cabinet.

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