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Essential Humanitarian Support Reaches Tawergha

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in cooperation with Libya’s Ministry of State for Displaced Affairs and the Local Council of Tawergha delivered essential humanitarian assistance to communities in Tawergha, 200 kilometres southeast of Libya’s capital Tripoli, and in the surrounding village of al-Emarat. After over seven years of insecurity, and subsequent displacement, communities have […]

What Must Change for Libya to Prosper?

By Edward P. Joseph, for the Center for the National Interest. “They came, they didn’t meet, they pronounced it a success.” This is the skeptical press line on the latest international bid to stabilize Libya—the Italian hosted “parley in Palermo” this month that was more fizzle than sizzle. After keeping the organizers in suspense, Libya’s […]

Weekly Security Report from Whispering Bell

Advertising Feature Whispering Bell produces a 7-10 page report that covers the past week of political, security, and economic events that occurred within Libya, comprehensive data/risk collection, maps for country-wide security events, and includes forward-looking analysis on the political and security situation over the coming weeks. Please click here to download an edited version of […]

New Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: 6×6 truck, Zueitina Oil Company Refurbishment of Laboratory Building (Messla and Nafoora), Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Environmental  Baseline Survey Nafoora Augila, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Disinfection & Pest Control Services at Contract Area E, Mellitah Oil & Gas Remediation & Reclamation […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Psychosocial Support Assistant, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Protection Officer – (Psychosocial Support and Referrals), Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Protection Assistant (Monitoring and Outreach), Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Security Assistant, UNICEF – United Nations Children’s Fund Education Finance Expert, Social Impact, Inc. Education ICT […]

Over 1,800 Police to be Trained in New Centres in Tripoli

Over 1,800 Police and Judicial Police Officers to be Trained in Newly Rehabilitated Centres in Tripoli The President of the Presidency Council of the Government of National Accord (GNA), Fayez al-Sarraj, and the Special Representative of Secretary-General and Head of the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), Ghassan Salame, inaugurated today, three recently rehabilitated police […]

Germany gives EUR 2.5m to Stabilization Facility for Libya

Germany pushes up the Stabilization Facility “Stronger for Libya” with 2.5 million euros During a ceremony that took place in Tripoli, His Excellency, the Ambassador of Germany to Libya, Mr. Oliver Owcza, and The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Libya Resident Representative, Mr. Sultan Hajiyev, signed an agreement to increase Germany’s contribution to the Stabilization […]

UN Chiefs join forces towards Libyan Recovery from Crisis

UN humanitarian, development chiefs join forces towards Libya recovery from crisis Concluding a four-day mission to Libya and Tunisia, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Director of the Regional Bureau for Arab States, Mr. Mourad Wahba, the Director of the UNDP Crisis Bureau, Ms. Asako Okai, and the United Nations Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator (OCHA), Ms. […]