Tag Archives | European Union (EU)

Ten Libyan Universities to launch “Start-Up Labs”

On Thursday, 10 Libyan universities gathered in Tunis to launch their Entrepreneurship and Innovation Centers, in the presence of EU officials, EU Member states representatives, Libyan officials, presidents of the participating universities and directors of university start-up Labs (USUL). This launch is part of the European Union financed project ”Support to Libya for Economic Integration, […]

New Entrepreneurship Campus Launched in Benghazi

By John Lee. The Tatweer Entrepreneurship Campus (TEC2020) has been launched in Benghazi by Tatweer Research, in partnership with UNDP Libya and the European Union (EU). It has been described as “an ambitious initiative to build the foundations of the entrepreneurial ecosystem Libya“; comments on social media include: “Thank you for restoring some enthusiasm and […]

EU Expands its Support to Libyan Municipalities

EU expands its support to Libyan municipalities to enhance access to basic and social services for migrants and Libyans A new programme worth €50 million, to improve the living conditions and resilience of vulnerable populations in key Libyan municipalities has been adopted under the European Union Emergency Trust Fund for Africa (North of Africa window). […]

EU Provides EUR 7.8m to SLEIDSE

The European Union proudly provides 7.8 million Euros for the Support to Libya for Economic Integration, Diversification and Sustainable Development (SLEIDSE). Recent press reports on EU funding the 3rd Libya Start Up Expo are imprecise, as the fund is solely provided for SLEIDSE. The participation of SLEIDSE in the Expo is a support for the […]

Training of Trainers Workshop for Capacity Building

Training of Trainers Workshop for Capacity Building on Hinari Access to Research for Health Programme On 19 February 2018, the World Health Organization (WHO) with financial support from the European Union started five day capacity building on HINARI Access to Research for Health Programme: Training Workshop, “Training of Trainers” for 26 participants representing 13 hospitals. […]

AU, EU and UN to enhance Co-Operation on Migration

High level mission of the AU, EU and the UN visits Tripoli to enhance co-operation on migration and protection issues in Libya A high level mission of the African Union, the European Union and the United Nations visited Tripoli today to take stock of progress made and to further enhance cooperation with Libyan authorities in […]

Enhancing the Agriculture Sector’s Resilience to Crop Pests

FAO and IOM enhance Libya’s Agriculture Sector’s Resilience to Crop Pests 29 participants from Libya are attending a five day “Training of Trainers” exercise for better management and control of the current date palm green pit-scale insect (palmaspis phoenicis) outbreak. This emergency project is implemented by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and […]

EU helps Libya Improve its Vocational Education System

Libya is engaging in relations with the EU through a project to improve the quality of vocational education. Members of the Libyan Ministries of Labour and Education, represented by the National Board for Technical & Vocational Education, gather on 29 and 30 January 2018 with the EU Delegation in Libya and the European Training Foundation […]