Q. What is GLOBAL?
A. GLOBAL, formerly called GOLD-BL (Global Organization of Liberian
Diaspora for a Better Liberia) or BLC (Better Liberia Campaign) is the GLobal
Organization for a Better & Accountable Liberia. We are a social, political, and economic
focused organization that seeks to create a BETTER & ACCOUNTABLE Liberia for all Liberians.
Q. Is GLOBAL forming a government in waiting?
A. No, GLOBAL is not forming a government in waiting (GIW). The rumors about forming a GIW was driven by government surrogates who were attempting to smear the organizing members of GLOBAL and suppress the formation of GLOBAL before it even launched publicly.
Q. Is the email distributed about GLOBAL a subversive plan to overthrow the government of Liberia?
A. No, the email that agents of government distributed as a subversive plan or an attempt to foment chaos or a terroristic plan was nothing of the sort. The email was simply an update to members with the GLOBAL Concept Paper, the GLOBAL Organization Chart, and a brief biography template.
Q. What is GLOBAL's objective?
A. GLOBAL objective statement states: We believe Liberians with unique professional skills and acute nationalism must be engaged in the entire United States of America, Canada, South and Central America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, in the African Diaspora and Liberia, to rally around the purpose of establishing a highly funded, well organized and coordinated corps of professionals across all disciplines, male and female, young and old, geared toward the creation of an International Economic and Political Force and facilitating a change of the social, economic, and political order for the greater good of Liberia under the name “GLOBAL.”
Q. What is GLOBAL's vision?In spite of our history, ethnicity and economic dispositions, we really do have a common patrimony and noble mission. Our training and experiences necessitates that we together focus our attention and enormous skill sets in an integrated way on our nation’s problems. Professional Liberians working under a uniform creed that fosters integrity, accountability, with safeguards, and competence can provide meaningful solutions to our nation’s challenges. All patriotic Liberians in spite of their station or origin of forebears must now come to the table to begin to lay the ground for offering a more efficient leadership in support of positive results from the current term and specifically after the term of President Sirleaf. Our common enemies are incompetence and poverty not ethnicity.
A. GLOBAL's long form vision is:
Q. How does one become a member of GLOBAL?
A. In order to become a member of GLOBAL, visit our website: www.global-lr.org, click on JOIN GLOBAL, and complete the membership form. Once the form is received, you will be contacted on your membership obligations to secure full membership.
Q. What are GLOBAL requirements for membership?
GLOBAL's requirements for membership are:
A. Love for Liberia and a desire and commitment to see a BETTER LIBERIA
B. Completion of the above mentioned electronic membership application
C. $100 membership registration - Diaspora / $20 membership registration - Liberia
D. $50 monthly dues - Diaspora / $5 monthly dues - Liberia
Q. What is GLOBAL on-boarding process?
Once you meet GLOBAL's membership requirements, you will be provided with the organization's concept, Constitution & By-Laws, and other relevant information. You will be given two weeks to review the material. After the review period, you will be invited to an online discussion of the material sent you to ensure that you understand the objective and vision of GLOBAL. Once the discussion is completed, you are officially a full-fledged member of GLOBAL.