Strengthening Coordination of Assistance to Libya

International Community, GNA discuss strengthening coordination of assistance to Libya to improve living condition of Libyans The Government of National Accord (GNA) has hosted the first meeting of the Senior Policy Committee (SPC) in Tripoli, bringing together high representatives of the Libyan Government, donor countries, the European Union (EU), the United Nations (UN) and the […]

Boosting Benghazi’s Health Sector: Solar Energy for Al-Kwayfia Hospital

Driving to the edge of Benghazi’s city limits will lead you to the bustling district of Al-Kwayfia. Small but lively, this suburb houses the eponymous Al-Kwayfia Respiratory Hospital, one of the few public health centers in Libya that treat respiratory illnesses and infectious diseases. The hospital’s location, away from the active fighting zones, has not […]

Italy Defends Consortium Rebuilding Tripoli Airport

By John Lee. The Italian Embassy in Libya has rejected claims that the Italian consortium that was awarded the contract to rebuild Tripoli International Airport (TIA) passenger terminal is a fake company that disappeared after signing. Africa Intelligence said that Consorzio Aeneas consisted of two small firms operating on a very small scale, and that […]

UK Firm Wins Deal for Explosive Ordnance Disposal

By John Lee. UK-based ATOM Training has won a contract to supply 16 EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) kits in Tripoli. The contract was granted by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), and is valued at $483,373. (Source: UN)

EU steps up Humanitarian Assistance in Libya

The EU has announced additional emergency assistance of €10 million to respond to increasing humanitarian needs in Libya, as violence and instability continue to affect vulnerable populations. This is part of the EU’s broader support for Libya to address the ongoing crisis in the country, which includes funding of €220 million allocated through various support […]

Case Study for Youth in Libya

By John Lee. UNFPA, jointly with UNESCO and UNRC, and in cooperation with relevant government authorities, including Ministry of Planning and National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB), have developed a case study for youth in Libya, providing asituational analysis of youth in Libya that crystallizes the main challenges they face and highlights the fact […]

Competition to find Libya’s most Child-Friendly Municipality

Libyan municipalities have been invited to take part in a competition for the protection and development of children’s rights, to select the most child-friendly municipality for 2018, the Minister of Local Governance of Libya’s Government of National Accord announced on 17 July. The competition is organised in cooperation between the Ministry of Local Government and […]

New Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Cleaning and Deepening of Brega Port, Sirte Oil Company (SOC) Stock Take of Entire Inventory, Sirte Oil Company (SOC) Provision of Potable Water to Offshore Fields, Mellitah Oil and Gas Installation of Closed-Circuit Television System, Azzawiya Oil Refining Company (ARC) (Source: NOC)