Archive | Education & Training

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 […]

The Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) 2019

The Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) offers alumni of U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs the opportunity to carry out public service projects using the skills and knowledge they gained during their exchange. Through the AEIF competition, alumni may propose projects that address one of five U.S. foreign policy themes. Fostering Economic Prosperity Building Civic Participation, Good Governance and […]

Fulbright Foreign Student Program 2020

The U.S. Embassy Libya, in cooperation with AMIDEAST Libya, is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for master’s degree studies in the United States under the J. William Fulbright Scholarship Program. This program enables Libyan students to study for up to two years, starting from the Fall of 2020, towards a Masters […]

Professional Fellows Program 2019

The Professional Fellows Program (PFP) for the Middle East and North Africa is a fully funded 6-week program (including a 4-week fellowship placement) in the U.S. for young professionals committed to empowering their communities through innovation and entrepreneurship, socially responsible businesses, and workforce development. The Professional Fellows Program is sponsored by the United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, and […]