By Mambu James Kpargoi,Monrovia
The head of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement (IFRC) Regional Office based in Abuja arrived in Liberia Tuesday as guest of the Liberia National Red Cross Society (LNRCS).
Mr. Thierry Coppens will discuss a number of issues with authorities of the Liberian Red Cross including the cooperation assistance strategy, the Federation restructuring and its implication for the LNRCS.
During the visit he will meet with LNRCS President Mrs. Theresa Leigh-Sherman and Management functionaries of the LNRCS.
Mr. Coppen’s Office will henceforth oversee the Federation cooperation with the Liberian Red Cross in the absence of the Federation Country Delegation.
The visit will last from August 24-28, 2010.