Tag Archives | European Union (EU)

Libyan Women Trained on Entrepreneurship Skills

Libyan Women are Trained with the Support of the European Union on Entrepreneurship Skills & Networking In order to promote female entrepreneurship and to increase the network opportunities for Libyan female entrepreneurs, Expertise France, through the EU funded program ‘‘Support to Libya for Economic Integration, Diversification and Sustainable Development” (SLEIDSE), and in collaboration with TheNextWomenTunisie […]

EU’s External Investment Plan: First Projects in Africa

As part of its External Investment Plan, the EU gave its green light to a package of financial guarantee programmes worth around €800 million on 10 July. This will help leverage an estimated €8-9 billion in public and private investment in Africa and the Neighbourhood. Yesterday’s decision is a major milestone towards delivering investments in […]

Euro-Med Assembly fixes Permanent Seat in Rome

Euro-Mediterranean Assembly fixes its permanent seat in Rome The President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani and Vice President David Sassoli welcome the Euro-Mediterranean Assembly decision to establish its permanent seat in Rome. “We need to work together to re-launch the Euro-Mediterranean Assembly for it to play a key role in the stability of the […]

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 […]

€90.5m from EU to Strengthen Border Management

EU Trust Fund for Africa: additional €90.5 million to strengthen border management and protection of migrants in North Africa The European Commission has approved 3 new migration-related programmes in Northern Africa totalling more than €90 million. This follows last week’s European Council’s conclusions in which Leaders committed to stepping up support along the Central Mediterranean […]

Sirte Rapid City Profiling and Monitoring System

In support of the stabilization and development efforts in Libya, international partners and the United Nations agencies in Libya work together to strengthen the capacity of Libyan institutions to design, develop and implement social policies with a stronger community participation based on sound and quality evidence. The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and the […]

Academics, Govt discuss Migration Issues in Libya

Academics and government officials discuss the state of play of research on migration issues in Libya and the Mediterranean region The Academia Conference on “Promoting Knowledge for Evidence-based and Sustainable Migration Governance in Libya – The Mediterranean Perspective” took place in Tunis from 25 to 27 June 2018. This event was co-organised by the International […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: WASH Officer, UNICEF – United Nations Children’s Fund Information Management Officer, UNICEF – United Nations Children’s Fund Driver (four positions), WFP – World Food Programme Administrative assistant, EU delegation to Libya (Sources: UN, EU) (Picture: Finger pressing a new career start button from Olivier […]