Tag Archives | Warriors Affairs Commission (WAC)

Why is it so Hard to Reintegrate Libyan Fighters into Society?

By Christine Petré for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. “You fought or you died,” explained Ashraf al-Meer, who in March 2011 joined the revolutionary fight against the 42-year rule of Moammar Gadhafi to protect his family. At the age of […]

Progress Report on Reintegration of Former Revolutionaries

As the unity government talks continue towards a resolution, the Libyan Programme for Reintegration and Development (LPRD), formerly known as WAC (Warriors Affairs Commission), has released its ‘Progress Report’ demonstrating challenges and achievement in the reintegration of exFcombatants, including insights into financial management and offering a view of its future plans. In a timescale of […]

5,000 Revolutionaries to Study Abroad

The Minister of Higher Education and Scienfitic Research, Mohamed Hassan Abu Bakr, has told Libya Herald that the government is to send 5,000 former revolutionaries to continue their studies overseas. An agreement was signed at the Corinthia Hotel last week in the presence of the director of Warriors Affairs Commission (WAC), Mustafa Sagezli and Ahmed […]