Tag Archives | UNSMIL

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Head of Solutions Mapping, UNDP – United Nations Development Programme Head of Exploration, UNDP – United Nations Development Programme Political Affairs Officer, UNSMIL – United Nations Support Mission in Libya Programme Management Officer, UNSMIL – United Nations Support Mission in Libya (Source: UN) […]

UNSMIL Condemns Militias attacking Sovereign Institutions

UNSMIL statement on militias attacking Libyan sovereign institutions The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) expresses its strong condemnation of the violence, intimidation and obstruction to the work of Libya’s sovereign institutions by militiamen. Members of brigades nominally acting under the Ministry of Interior of the Government of National Accord are attacking sovereign institutions […]

France donates EUR 430,000 for De-Mining in Misrata

The Government of France has committed EUR 430,000 to the United Nations Voluntary Trust Fund for Assistance in Mine Action, enabling the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) to carry out life-saving activities in Misrata, Libya. Thanks to the contribution from the French Government, UNMAS, responding to a request from the Libyan Mine Action Centre […]

Female Parliamentarians agree on Steps to Empowerment, Reconciliation

Libyan Female Parliamentarians agree on concrete steps towards Empowerment and Reconciliation Female members of the Libyan House of Representatives (HoR) ended a three-day conference with concrete recommendations and agreed steps to advance the role of women in the political life and decision making process in Libya. Gathering under the theme, “Together We Can, Together We […]

UNHCR holds Training on International Refugee Protection

UNHCR holds training on international refugee protection for Libyan officials, media and civil society The office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Libya organized 2 three-day training sessions on international refugee law this month. The first training targeted 25 journalists and reporters from Libyan local media from Tripoli, Benghazi, Sabha, Ajdabya, […]

Statement by Members of the Libyan Political Dialogue

Members of the Libyan Political Dialogue met on 11-12 November 2016 in Malta. They discussed the developments of the political process and the obstacles that obstruct full implementation of the Political Agreement. They agreed to further discuss the issue in the upcoming Libyan political dialogue in mid-December. The Libyan Political Dialogue called on the House […]

Libya Experts Forum vows to support GNA

The Libya Experts Development Cooperation Forum vows to support the Government of National Accord providing policy advice The fourth meeting of the Libya Experts Development Cooperation Forum was held recently, bringing together Libyan academics, policy makers, prominent experts, entrepreneurs and the international community. The meeting – which was opened by Dr. Jaffar Hussain Syed (United […]

Libyan Officials get Training on Refugee Protection

The office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Libya organized a 3 day training for 20 Libyan officials in Tunisia on 26, 27 and 28 September 2016. The training was an occasion to gather various local authorities involved in refugee protection, to discuss and exchange information about international refugee law, as […]