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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 […]

Seedstars Tripoli: Finding the Best Start-Up in Libya

On August  6th, 10 of Libya’s best seed-stage startups will compete to represent the country at the Seedstars Summit in Switzerland and win up to USD 1 million in equity investments and other prizes. The first Seedstars competition in Tripoli is marked by the excitement and commitment of Seedstars and its partners in investing in […]

Biz Registers and Demography of Enterprises in Libya

By John Lee. The EU’s MEDSTAT IV project has published business registers and demography of enterprises in the ENP-South countries, including Libya. The project provides expertise and technical support to promote the harmonisation of statistics in line with EU and international standards in 6 domains: business register and business, trade and balance of payments, energy, […]

New Micro-Finance Scheme set up in Libya

By John Lee. The United Kingdom has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Expertise France to provide $1.5 million to set up a micro-finance scheme in Libya. The feasibility study was funded by the European Union (EU), implemented by Expertise France, and the establishment funded by the UK – a joint European effort to […]

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 […]

Opportunity: Videos of Successful Entrepreneurs

The Support to Libya for Economic Integration, Diversification and Sustainable Employment (SLEIDSE) has issued a call for proposals from Libyan communication companies to provide six videos of successful Libyan entrepreneurs. The SLEIDSE programme is a 4-year technical assistance programme that has been entrusted by the European Union to Expertise France, the French technical cooperation agency, under an […]