Tag Archives | EU Border Assistance Mission (EUBAM)

EUBAM-Libya becomes Civilian CSDP Mission

EUBAM-Libya becomes a fully-fledged Civilian CSDP Mission The Council has adopted a decision mandating the EU integrated border management assistance mission in Libya (EUBAM Libya) to actively support the Libyan authorities in contributing to efforts to disrupt organised criminal networks involved in smuggling migrants, human trafficking and terrorism. The mission was previously mandated to plan […]

EU’s Mogherini visits Libya

Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission, visited Libya at  the weekend to inaugurate the premises of the European Union Delegation to Libya and the EU Border Assistance Mission in Tripoli, and in view of the Foreign Affairs Council on Monday where the situation in Libya is on the […]

New Contracts with EUBAM Libya

Extraordinary Call for Contributions for the European Union Border Assistance Mission in Libya (EUBAM Libya) Deadline for application: Friday 1st December 2017 at 17:00 (Brussels time) – Late applications will not be accepted. Organisation: EUBAM Libya Job Location: Libya/Tunisia Mailbox for applications: [email protected] Mailbox for applications for seconded candidates by EU Member States only: https://goalkeeper.eeas.europa.eu/registrar/ […]

Creating a Model Police Station at Hai Al-Andalus

The Strengthening Local Capacity for Resilience and Recovery in Libya project of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), funded by the European Union, has concluded in partnership with the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), the EU Delegation to Libya, the EU Border Assistance Mission in Libya (EUBAM) and the EU Liaison and Planning […]

EU Extends Libyan Border Assistance Mission

By John Lee. The Council also agreed to extend the CSDP mission, the EU Border Assistance Mission (EUBAM Libya), until 31 December 2018. EUBAM Libya currently assists and engages with the Libyan authorities on border management, law enforcement and criminal justice with a particular emphasis on the South of Libya. The mission will also work […]

US Ambassador Supports Govt of National Accord (GNA)

U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Thomas D. Waldhauser, Commander, U.S. Africa Command, and Amb. Peter Bodde, U.S. Ambassador to Libya, met with the Prime Minister of Libya’s Unity Government Fayez al-Sarraj in Tripoli, Libya May 23, 2017. During the meeting, Waldhauser and Bodde updated Sarraj on issues and concerns previously discussed during earlier meetings. These topics […]

EUBAM Libya Mission Extended

On 4 August 2016, the Council of the European Union extended the mandate of the planning mission EUBAM Libya until 21 August 2017. It also approved a budget of €17 million for the period from 22 August 2016 to 21 August 2017. As part of the EU’s comprehensive approach to support the transition to a […]