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Call for Proposals: Strengthening Cooperation with Civil Society

A Call for Proposals under a Grant Initiative to strengthen cooperation with civil society organisations in conflict mitigation in North Africa has been launched by the UN Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI), with funding from the European Union. The Initiative seeks to provide funding support to Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and other Civil Society […]

Libya Local Governance and Stabilization Programme

CILG – VNG International announces the official start of its “Libya Local Governance and Stabilization Programme”. The Centre for Innovative Local Governance, the regional office of the International Agency of the Association of Netherlands Municipalities, (CILG – VNG International) announced the official start of its European Union funded “Libya Local Governance and Stabilization Programme” on […]

EU Re-Confirms 100 EUR Aid Package

Let me give you a short update on the fact that we had all the 28 EU Ministers of Foreign Affairs plus the ones of Defence connected with Tripoli in a video conference with Prime Minister [Fayez] al-Sarraj who shared with us his assessment on the political, security and economic situation of the country and  […]

EU adds 3 Libyans to Sanctions List

On Friday the Council of the European Union announced that it had “added three names to the list of people subject to EU restrictive measures against Libya.” The three names added to the list are: Agila Saleh (pictured), president of the Libyan Council of Deputies in the House of Representatives; Khalifa Ghweil, prime minister and […]

EUR 20m for Civil Society

The European Commission launched a call for proposals for a total amount of EUR 20 million, to involve civil society in pan-African issues, according to a statement on the website of the EU Delegation in Algeria. Five African countries bordering the Mediterranean (Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya and Egypt) are invited to cooperate in addition to […]

EU to Sanction “Spoilers”

By John Lee. The European Union has reportedly agreed sanctions on three Libyan leaders who oppose Libya’s new Government of National Accord (GNA). The three men are: Nouri Abusahmain, president of the Tripoli-based General National Congress (GNC); Khalifa al-Ghwell, prime minister of the Tripoli government; and, Aguila Saleh, the president of the previously internationally recognized […]

EU Delegation is looking for an Interpreter

The European Union Delegation to Libya is looking for an Interpreter. It offers “a competitive progressive carrier in an international environment,” and benefits, such as additional pension scheme and medical insurance for employees and their families under certain conditions. The successful candidtate will hold a university degree with at least 3 years’ experience in Interpretation […]

International Community will Work Closely with GNA

The ministers of Foreign Affairs of France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom and the United States and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy welcome the statement of the members of the Libyan Political Dialogue, gathered in Tunis on the 10th and on the 11th of March 2016. France, Germany, […]