Social safeguards aspects in Liberia
- Presentation of the socio-economic situation in Liberia
Population: The inhabitants of the zone affected by the project in Liberia has been estimated to 2 million (7 counties);
Usage of the lands: In Liberia, the lands are mainly used for small scale agricultural activities, these activities are the major source of living of the populations.
|Population||2 million of inhabitants|
|Usage of lands||Small scale subsistence crops|
- Compensatory measures for the People Affected by the Project (PAP)
|Zone Affected by the project||7 counties : Nimba, Bong, Bassa, Margibi, Montserrado, Bomi and Grand Cape, 35 villages involved|
|Number of PAP||709|
|Business to resettle||32|
TRANSCO CLSG will ensure the payment of compensation resettlement rewarding compensation at fair market value of agricultural property and land expropriated, allocation of new housing or better conditions, training and / or mentoring for new jobs, assistance to all the PAP.