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PM chairs poverty talks in Liberia

David Cameron is in Liberia to co-chair a United Nations meeting on international development targets. It is his final day of his tour of Africa, in which he has visited Algeria and Libya.

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PM's 'historic opportunity' to lift millions out of poverty

Schoolchildren in Monrovia, Liberia, waiting for their President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, and David Cameron to visit. Credit: Sam Haq/ITV News

David Cameron is in Liberia for talks on international development targets and will have a "historic opportunity" to lift 350 million children out of extreme poverty, charities said.

On the third leg of his tour of Africa, the Prime Minister will co-chair a United Nations meeting on what happens after the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) expire in 2015.

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