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UN seeks $166m Aid for Libya

The United Nations called on the international community to provide $165.6 million in aid to Libya. Ali al-Zaatari, the UN’s humanitarian coordinator for Libya, told a news conference: “We need $165.6 million in 2016. If we don’t get that amount, which is modest in comparison with what is spent on armaments, for example, then we […]

Korea gives $1.2m Humanitarian Assistance to Libya

UN System in Libya and Republic of Korea Commit to strengthen the Humanitarian Assistance to Libya The Korean Government has contributed USD 1.18 million to support the humanitarian assistance to Libya. The contribution aims at augmenting the United Nations’ ongoing involvement to address the humanitarian needs resulting from the armed conflict in Libya. The Ambassador […]

UN Delivers Food, Relief Supplies to Displaced People

A convoy from the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) loaded with food and humanitarian supplies arrived Saturday in western Libya to help thousands of families displaced from the recent fighting near Tripoli. “Although the security situation in Libya is volatile and perilous, WFP has managed to resume food […]