Tag Archives | United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Political Affairs Officer, UNSMIL – United Nations Support Mission in Libya Translator, UNSMIL – United Nations Support Mission in Libya Mission Planning Officer, UNSMIL – United Nations Support Mission in Libya Special Assistant, Political Affairs, UNSMIL – United Nations Support Mission in Libya […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Senior Protection Assistant, UNHCR – United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Senior Field Security Officer, IOM – International Organization for Migration ICT Associate, UNDP – United Nations Development Programme Senior Rule of Law Officer, UNSMIL – United Nations Support Mission in Libya (Source: […]

130 Refugees Evacuated from Libya

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, evacuated 130 people out of Libya last week, marking the first evacuations to Niger in 2019. The individuals evacuated had been detained in very dire conditions, and for months on end. UNHCR advocated for them to be released, and transferred them to the Gathering and Departure Facility in Tripoli, which […]

Libya-Niger Resettlement Update

Persons of Concern to UNHCR in Libya As of 28 January 2019, a total of 56,756 asylum seekers and refugees are registered with UNHCR in Libya. A total of 3,906 individuals have been identified by UNHCR and its partners to be currently in one of the accessible Libyan detention centres. Evacuation from Libya Since the […]

UNHCR Update Libya (12 – 18 January 2019)

Key figures: 187,423 Libyans currently internally displaced (IDPs) 403,978 returned IDPs (returns registered in 2016 – April 2018) 56,204 registered refugees and asylumseekers in the State of Libya 23,370 overall persons arrived in Italy3 1,382 monitoring visits to detention centres in 2018 and 2019 2,709 asylum-seekers and refugees released from detention in 2018 2,863 vulnerable […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Migration Health Coordinator, IOM – International Organization for Migration Resources Management Officer, IOM – International Organization for Migration Associate RSD Officer, UNHCR – United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Administration Coordinator, Humanity and Inclusion (HI) Area Coordinator, Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Education Coordinator, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Logistics Officer, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Senior Field Security Adviser, UNHCR – United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Protection Officer, UNHCR – United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Project Analyst, UNDP – United Nations Development Programme (Source: […]

€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 […]