"Good Journalism Makes Democracy Works"

The Hidden Riches of Infrastructure Development

29 168

By Eddison Pico Smith

Contacts: 0886134746 eddisonsmith300@gmail.com

Infrastructure development is often associated with improved connectivity, enhanced services, and economic growth. This article explores the hidden riches behind infrastructure development and sheds light on the transformative power it holds for societies.

Infrastructure development is the backbone of economic growth as it improves access to basic services, creates jobs, and boosts business. Recent investments in the energy infrastructure in Liberia such as the rehabilitation of Mt. Coffee and, the construction of the CLSG transmission lines, and power stations have helped increase the generation capacity and provided a stable electricity supply which has in turn stimulated economic growth by making Liberia attractive to investors, supporting businesses, and creating new employment opportunities. Investments in the Freeport of Monrovia and other ports around the country have enhanced the country‘s trade capabilities. It has also facilitated the growth of various economic sectors such as agriculture, manufacturing, and mining.

Infrastructure development is cardinal especially at this time in Liberia for several compelling reasons, and the benefits it brings can have a profound impact on the country’s long-term growth and sustainable development. Some of these compelling reasons include economic growth and job creation, enhancing creativity, attracting foreign direct investment (FDI), and promoting trade and commerce. Over the last six years, the construction and maintenance of roads in Monrovia and across the country have created jobs in the beneficiary communities. Also, the construction of various educational centers, health care facilities, and water treatment plants across Liberia has created better access to essential services such as health care, education, and water. Infrastructure in Liberia has also contributed to social development by enhancing access to basic amenities and improving the quality of life for its citizens. The Monrovia to Ganta – Guinea border and Sanniquellie to Logatuo highways have also fostered regional integration, and cooperation, and promoted trade and commerce by enhancing connectivity with Guinea and Ivory Coast.

However, the lack of investment in infrastructure development in Liberia will impede progress made in growing the Liberian economy, exacerbate poverty, and make the country more vulnerable to various challenges, hampering social and economic advancement. Without proper infrastructure like roads and electricity as is the case in Gbarpolu, Lofa, and some parts of southeast Liberia, businesses are struggling to operate efficiently, and this is hindering economic growth and limiting job opportunities. Also, inadequate infrastructure in some parts of the country has made it challenging for those communities to access basic services like health care, education, and clean water, exacerbating poverty levels. A lack of investment in infrastructure will also hinder connectivity with other countries in the sub-region and this may hinder regional integration efforts in the MRU and ECOWAS sub-region. Inadequate roads, ports, and airports during the years following Liberia’s civil conflict impeded the movement of goods and people, negatively impacting trade, tourism, and overall economic growth.

In conclusion, investment in infrastructure development in Liberia is crucial for the country’s progress and well-being. By improving access to electricity, healthcare facilities, schools, and clean water, the Liberian population can benefit from enhanced quality of life and increased opportunities for social and economic advancement. Moreover, investing in infrastructure will make Liberia more resilient to natural disasters attract foreign investments, create job opportunities, and stimulate economic growth. Therefore, it is highly recommended that the government of Liberia prioritize infrastructure development through strategic investments and partnerships to ensure a sustainable and prosperous future for its people.

29 Comments
  1. pornhub bahis siteleri says

    vurcazkircazpatliycaz.Oj0MA0poDEI4

  2. eskort siteleri says

    vurucuteamgeldi.9R7rRBxmaYw5

  3. bahis siteleri incest category says

    daktilogibigibi.rg3YzbcUA5R4

  4. sexx says

    daxktilogibigibi.hlcHPpipzh9d

  5. isochron says

    xyandanxvurulmus.eziuftEdqKS4

  6. passioned says

    xbunedirloooo.ncqZfVxaXPCK

  7. veilleuses says

    veilleuses xyandanxvurulmus.roqALqIrgp9I

  8. seotools says

    Hi my family member I want to say that this post is awesome nice written and come with approximately all significant infos I would like to peer extra posts like this

  9. Colton Mease says

    Dead composed content, Really enjoyed examining.

  10. Warung138 says

    hi!,I like your writing very much! share we communicate more about your article on AOL? I require a specialist on this area to solve my problem. Maybe that’s you! Looking forward to see you.

  11. Fungame777 says

    Really wonderful visual appeal on this website , I’d rate it 10 10.

  12. Slotbom77 says

    Thank you, I’ve recently been looking for information about this subject for a while and yours is the greatest I have discovered till now. But, what about the bottom line? Are you certain about the source?

  13. KKSLOT777 says

    Hi, just required you to know I he added your site to my Google bookmarks due to your layout. But seriously, I believe your internet site has 1 in the freshest theme I??ve came across. It extremely helps make reading your blog significantly easier.

  14. food porn says

    eski rahatiniz olmayacak vurgunyedim.pPIF0jED38AV

  15. Kedai138 says

    An impressive share, I just given this onto a colleague who was doing a little analysis on this. And he in fact bought me breakfast because I found it for him.. smile. So let me reword that: Thnx for the treat! But yeah Thnkx for spending the time to discuss this, I feel strongly about it and love reading more on this topic. If possible, as you become expertise, would you mind updating your blog with more details? It is highly helpful for me. Big thumb up for this blog post!

  16. porn siteleri says

    porno izle citixx.S3z1DXqR84kv

  17. amciik siteleri says

    porno hyuqgzhqt.fRiaKfAgjGss

  18. vorbelutrioperbir says

    I’m impressed, I must say. Really rarely do I encounter a weblog that’s both educative and entertaining, and let me tell you, you will have hit the nail on the head. Your idea is outstanding; the difficulty is one thing that not sufficient individuals are talking intelligently about. I’m very happy that I stumbled throughout this in my search for something referring to this.

  19. porn sex says

    sexx pompadirha.aaYocm22c4WU

  20. childrens sex says

    am siteleri asillartaklitler.146IgIzjdX0n

  21. bahis siteleri sikis says

    anal siteleri hephupx.vEZodf470jEA

  22. sexax says

    porn siteleri hepxhupx.H3qV12dyiLlk

  23. seks siteleri says

    escort juljulfbi.vB55p6yq3H8F

  24. fuck says

    eski rahatiniz olmayacak bjluajszz.Vy8dbcb8IpyG

  25. porno says

    bahis siteleri porn sex incest 0qbxjluaxcxjsxzz.vc5v5SXP8itP

  26. Great – I should definitely pronounce, impressed with your web site. I had no trouble navigating through all tabs and related info ended up being truly simple to do to access. I recently found what I hoped for before you know it at all. Reasonably unusual. Is likely to appreciate it for those who add forums or anything, website theme . a tones way for your client to communicate. Excellent task..

  27. anal sikis siteleri says

    bahis siteleri child porn eyeconartxx.pnyxB8UB9Ihm

  28. sexax says

    porn siteleri vvsetohimalxxvc.BO78x2e8Cde9

  29. google maps seo says

    I was more than happy to find this net-site.I wanted to thanks in your time for this glorious learn!! I undoubtedly having fun with each little bit of it and I’ve you bookmarked to take a look at new stuff you weblog post.

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.