Archive | Education & Training

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 […]

Urban Planners Trained on Geographic Information System

UN-Habitat launched a ten-day training course in Geographic information System (GIS) mapping on urban planning for 18 civil servants from different branches of Libya’s Urban Planning Agency (UPA) and six municipalities. (Benghazi, Ubari, Al Kufra, Sebha, Sirte and Janzour). “UN-Habitat and the Urban Planning Agency are committed to pursue their partnership in order to improve […]

FAO organizes a Training Workshop on Animal Health

As part of the capacity building agreement between the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Government of Libya, FAO representation to Libya is delivering a training workshop to cadres from the Libyan ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Marine Wealth, in collaboration with the Egyptian International Centre for Agriculture (EICA). Eleven […]

Training on Medicines Forecasting and Quantification

Training on medicines forecasting and quantification organised in Libya thanks to the EU The training of pharmacists from two hospitals, 12 primary health care centers and 12 primary health care units in Tobruk municipality took place on 25-26 Dec 2018. Tobruk is one of the six selected municipalities in Libya benefitting from the ongoing training […]

US Relaunches US-Libya Space Camp Scholarship

The U.S. Embassy to Libya is now accepting applications for the 2019 U.S.-Libya Space Camp Scholarship Program that will give Libyan students and educators the opportunity to challenge themselves in an elite training center designed for the top scientists and astronauts from around the world. The U.S. Embassy, in partnership with the Ministry of Education and the Libyan organization Hexa, will select one up to 12 […]

Society for Libyan Studies – Grant Deadline Approaches

The Society for Libyan Studies offers a variety of different grant schemes to support primary research in Libya and the broader North African region (Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Niger, Mali, Chad, Sudan) and to explore connections between North Africa and the Mediterranean or sub-Saharan Africa. Research may take place within the region, or be UK-based, […]

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 […]