The peace accord signed in August between the warring factions--what remained of the Taylor regime and two rebel groups, Liberians United for Reconciliation and Democracy, LURD, and the Movement for Democracy in Liberia, MODEL--ushered in a two-year interim government headed by Gyude Bryant, a respected businessman and Episcopalian lay leader.
What does MODEL stand for?
MODEL stands for Movement for Democracy in Liberia
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We have 4 other meanings of MODEL in our Acronym Attic
- Modern English
- Museums, Objects, Design, Exhibitions (online resource)
- Altitude Reporting Mode of Secondary Radar
- Mode Select (avionics)
- Mitsui Ocean Development & Engineering Co., Ltd. (Japan)
- Microcephaly-Oculo-Digito-Esophageal-Duodenal Syndrome
- Mineral Oil Dielectric Fluid (electrical transformers)
- Mentors Opening Doors, Enriching Lives
- Modest Ordinary Differential Equation Library (computer programming)
- Movement for Democracy and Elections in Liberia
- Multidisciplinary Optimization and Design Engineering Laboratory (University at Buffalo; Buffalo, NY)
- Multimedia for Open and Dynamic Executives Learning (knowledge management project)
- Formal Model of Cooperating Intelligent AGEnts
- Model Driven Engineering Languages and Systems
- Moving to Distributed Environments for Library Services (UK)
- Modulator-Demodulator (digital/computer interface to analog telephone line)
- Mouvement Démocrate (French)
- Multimedia Optimisation and Demonstration for Education in Microelectronics (EU)
- Movement of Democrats and Ecologists for a Sovereign Martinique
- Musculoskeletal Outcomes Data Evaluation and Management System (Musculoskeletal Education and Research Institute)
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John Garrity, from Newcastle, was caught behind rebel lines when the Movement for Democracy in Liberia (Model) trapped around 30,000 refugees in the south and east of the country.