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EU training Libyan Coastguard and Navy Officers

EU Naval Force fully involved in training Libyan Coastguard and Navy Officers In the framework of Libyan Coastguard and Navy training carried out by SOPHIA operation, the Italian Navy Training Centres in La Maddalena and Taranto host training courses to 78 Libyan Officers. The training modules on “Deck Officer Course”, “Mechanical Engineer Officer Course” and […]

UNDP kicks off work in Ghat

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) started the rehabilitation of the Albirkht Medical Center in Ghat, as part of the “Strenthening Local Capacities for Recovery and Resilience” project funded by the European Union (EU). With the US$1.2 million allocated to Ghat, the EU-UNDP Resilience initiative has already started the process to provide the city with […]

Disseminating Entrepreneurship Culture among Libyan Youth

EU contributes to disseminating entrepreneurship culture among youth The closing ceremony of Janzour Coding Academy Training of Trainers (ToTs) was held in Expertise France office in Tunis. The ToTs were selected from Janzour Municipality employees and were trained for 8 weeks. The activity aimed at disseminating entrepreneurship culture among the youth in Libya, a component […]

EUNAVFOR MED distances itself from Libyan Coast Guard

EUNAVFOR MED clarification: “We do not actively participate to any action performed at sea by the Libyan Coast Guard” Following the inferences appeared on some social media and newspapers related to the employment of European Air assets in the Central Mediterranean Region, partially attributable to Sophia, we deem necessary to grant some clarification. EUNAVFOR MED […]

EU, UNDP help build new Sewer in Sebha

EU and UNDP help set up new main sewer line in Libyan city of Sebha As part of its effort to help local authorities improve basic services delivery in Sebha, southwestern Libya, The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), with funds from the European Union (EU), handed over to the contractor a major sewer line in […]

Training Module for Libyan Coast Guard and Navy

New EU-funded training module for the Libyan Coast Guard and Navy in Croatia On August 26, the Advance Ship’s Diver course organised by EUNAVFOR MED for the Libyan Coast Guard and Navy started in Split, Croatia. 12 candidates were selected by the competent Libyan authorities and subjected to a thorough verification process carried out in […]

Launch of EU-Funded Mental Health Project

With the support of the European Union (EU), Handicap International (HI) and its partner Nebras (Tunisian Institute for Rehabilitation), in collaboration with the Libyan Ministry of Health, Libyan universities, the Faculty of Medicine and the University of Tunis El Manar, have announced the launch of a three-year project entitled “Action for Mental Health Assistance in […]

EU Helping Young and Women Entrepreneurs in Libya

EU funds programme to help young and women entrepreneurs develop their activities Have you heard about the first joint certificate in Entrepreneurship and Business Development for Libyan students and alumni who have a business idea? Watch the video to learn about this unique collaboration that helps diversify the Libyan economy by empowering women and young […]