Access to Information
Another bright spot is the relative vitality of the media at the county level in Liberia. Almost all Liberian counties earned a strong score in the media sub-category. Nevertheless, one of the few areas of weakness identified by the Toolkit is the difficulty in obtaining a broadcast media (TV or radio) license at a reasonable cost in the counties. This appears to be related to the high costs that are involved in traveling to Monrovia to obtain licenses, often from parts of the country that are quite remote from the capital.