Tag Archives | European Commission Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection Department (ECHO)

WHO sends Emergency Medical Supplies to Libyan Hospitals

The World Health Organization (WHO) released 10 trucks loaded with emergency medical supplies and trauma kits to reach 10 major hospitals in different districts of Libya on March 23, providing emergency departments with desperately needed materials to treat diseases and injuries. The shipments were supported by European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO). General […]

WHO and ECHO support Blood Transfusion Centres

With the financial support of European Union Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid (ECHO), the World Health Organization (WHO) provided Forty-two thousand (42,000) blood bags to the blood transfusion centers in East Libya. These life-saving supplies are much needed and will be used for the patients in need of blood transfusion in the hospitals of East […]

WHO delivers Mobile Clinic to Sabha City

The World Health Organization (WHO) country office in Libya delivered a mobile clinic to the city of Sabha in order to respond to the health needs of thousands of people in urban and out of reach areas in the South with limited access to healthcare services in the South. The delivery of this mobile clinic […]

WHO provides Medical Supplies to Zintan Hospital

Thirty thousands (30,000) people in Zintan will benefit from the medical supplies provided by the World Health Organization (WHO) and funded by the European Union Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid (ECHO). In the context of ongoing response to the health needs in Libya, WHO has provided on 3rd January, thirty (30) Basic and three (3) […]

ECHO-funded Medical Supplies to Benghazi Hospital

Sixty thousand (60,000) people in Benghazi will benefit from medical supplies provided by the World Health Organization (WHO) and funded by the European Union Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid (ECHO). In the context of its ongoing response to the health situation in Libya, WHO, has provided on 21 December, 60 Basic Interagency Emergency Health Kits […]

WHO delivers Trauma Kits to Derna

The World Health Organization (WHO) country office in Libya delivered on 1st November 2017 to Derna three (3) Trauma Kits which can treat more than 300 moderate and serious injuries. This kits were procured with financial assistance from European Union Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid (ECHO). The WHO would like to thanks the Libyan Red […]

WHO delivers Urgent Medical Supplies to Sabha

The World Health Organization (WHO) country office in Libya has delivered ten International Emergency Health kits (IEHK) to Sabha Medical Center. The standardized kits of essential medicines, supplies and equipment were procured with financial assistance from European Union Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid (ECHO). One kit is designed to meet the basic health needs of 10,000 […]

UNHCR holds Training on International Refugee Protection

UNHCR holds training on international refugee protection for Libyan officials, media and civil society The office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Libya organized 2 three-day training sessions on international refugee law this month. The first training targeted 25 journalists and reporters from Libyan local media from Tripoli, Benghazi, Sabha, Ajdabya, […]