Matthew Fred – Presidential Precinct YALI Video Blog

August 14, 2014 | Matthew Fred | 2014 Washington Fellow

Matthew Fred, a 2014 Washington Fellow from Buchanan, Liberia, shares his experience with the 2014 YALI program here at the Presidential Precinct.

Sustainability: a case study of a local fishing community in Liberia

July 17, 2014 | Matthew Fred | 2014 Washington Fellow

First I must define sustainability, which pertains to the ability of being sustainable. Achieving sustainability as it relates to my home country contains a number of key challenges which are a kind of obstacle that can sometimes be obscured. These challenges can […]

My Story

July 11, 2014 | Matthew Fred | 2014 Washington Fellow

How I began my interest in promoting ethnic understanding and unity

Born and raised in a coastal town in south western Liberia, I am the fourth of 11 children. My upbringing was like the beginning of any other life, but the scars of […]