United Nimba Citizens Council
The UNICCO organization is a US based Liberian Ethnic Association made of mostly the descendants of Nimba County, one of Liberia’s political sub-divisions. Our goals are to create better understanding, unity and progress in our community.
UNICCO Statement of Purpose
- To foster better understanding, promote peace, unity, progress and social awareness among Nimbaians in the Diaspora and Nimba County.
- To strive for integrity and spiritual growth in our community
- To maintain and preserve the cultural heritage and traditional values of Nimba County.
- To serve as a forum for the exchange of Ideas among the people of Nimba County and with people from other countries.
- To conduct intelligent examinations and discussions of issues relating to our welfare in the Americas and in Liberia.
- To help improve the quality of education, health care and community development projects in the Diaspora and in Nimba County through the contribution of finances and manpower.
News & Events
Time Line and History Fourteen years of civil war in Liberia brought about utter destruction blended with a total breakdown of law and order. Women, men, and children were displaced. Over 200,000 Liberian citizens lost their lives.Institutions such as schools,...