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Libyan Police Officers Complete UNMAS Training in Ukraine

Libyan Forensic Police Officers Complete UNMAS Training on Device Scene Incident Management in Kiev, Ukraine The United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS), with the generous support of the Government of Canada, successfully concluded a three-week training course on Device Scene Incident Management (DSIM) for Libyan Forensic Police Officers from the Libyan Ministry of Interior’s Criminal […]

Apply for a MEPI Grant

The MEPI Local Grants Program’s mission is to sustain the United States’ commitment to strengthen direct partnerships with local actors to promote prosperity and participatory governance. Its objectives are to support civil society organizations in: developing, promoting, and implementing locally-designed solutions to self-identified environmental, economic, or social problems; promoting inclusive economic growth that reaches marginalized […]

FAO continues Capacity-Building Program in Libya

FAO continues its capacity-building program with Libyan partners The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is completing the cycle of training workshops on fighting Zoonotic diseases in Libya implemented in the framework of the Emergency Assistance for Outbreaks of Deadly Zoonotic Diseases (Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, Rabies outbreaks and Rift Valley fever) […]

Call for Proposals: Voter Education Campaign

Call for Proposals: voter and civic education campaign phase II The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is supporting the Central Committee for Municipal Council Elections (CCMCE) to run a comprehensive voter and civic education campaign to improve Libyan citizens knowledge about municipal elections and the role of municipal councils, as well as to encorage voter […]

EU supports Fight Against Gender Discrimination

By John Lee. The European Union has issued a statement saying it supports a gender equality awareness raising campaign during the international 16-Days of Activism in Libya. Several sessions which targeted different age groups were conducted at a secondary school in the city of Misrata. Social workers presented information about reproductive health and well-being of […]

Ukraine to train Libyan Forensic Police

By John Lee. Ukrainian-based Ukroboronservice has won a contract to supply “device scene incident management training” for Libyan Forensic Police. The contract was granted by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), and is valued at $98,220. Founded in 1992, Ukroboronservice describes itself as “a state company which major activity is the realization of […]

Women’s Training Centre opens in Hay al-Andalus

Women’s Training Centre opens in Hay al-Andalus with European Union and German support On Wednesday, Mr. Alan Bugeja, the European Union Ambassador to Libya, Mr. Oliver Owcza, the German Ambassador to Libya, Dr. Milad al-Taher, the Minister of Local Governance, and the Mayor of Hay al-Andalus, Mr. Mohammad Ftaisi, inaugurated the Women’s Training and Development […]

Leaders for Democracy Fellowship Program 2019

Since 2007, the Leaders for Democracy Fellowship (LDF) program has provided early and mid-career professionals from the MENA region with the opportunity to complete training in leadership, civic engagement, participatory governance, conflict resolution, and communication. Emerging civic leaders with strong Arabic skills will spend three months in Lebanon, gaining academic and practical experience, as well […]