Tag Archives | World Health Organization (WHO)

$43.5m needed for Life-Saving Aid in Libya in 2019

The World Health Organization (WHO) and health partners are appealing for US$ 43.5 million to provide life-saving interventions for 388 000 people inside Libya affected by ongoing conflict. “Years of conflict in Libya have left behind a struggling and over-burdened health care system. Many health facilities are fully or partially closed, limiting access to health […]

Training on Medicines Forecasting and Quantification

Training on medicines forecasting and quantification organised in Libya thanks to the EU The training of pharmacists from two hospitals, 12 primary health care centers and 12 primary health care units in Tobruk municipality took place on 25-26 Dec 2018. Tobruk is one of the six selected municipalities in Libya benefitting from the ongoing training […]

Libya to Vaccinate all Children

By John Lee. Libya’s National Center for Disease Control (NCDC) is launching a national vaccination campaign against measles, rubella and polio. The campaign is being run in conjunction with the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF, and is scheduled to run from 8th to 15th December. The vaccination is available to all children in Libya. […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Project Specialist, UNDP – United Nations Development Programme Protection Manager, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) WHE Team Lead, WHO – World Health Organization Education Team Leader, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Education Project Assistant, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Assistant Project Manager, BBC Media Action (Sources: […]

UNICEF Airlifts Vaccines for Children in Libya

The third UNICEF-chartered plane has arrived at Mitiga airport, Tripoli, completing the delivery of a total 4.7 million doses of Measles, Rubella and Polio vaccines, as well as 2.75 million doses of Vitamin ‘A’ supplement, syringes and safety boxes. These supplies will be essential in Libya’s National Vaccination Campaign run in coordination with the World […]

New Insulin Supply Renews Hope for Diabetic Libyans

IOM, the UN Migration Agency, in close collaboration with World Health Organization (WHO) and the Libyan Ministry of Health, has assisted seven municipalities in Libya with a supply of much needed insulin with the support and funding of the Italian Government. According to WHO, 13.7 per cent of Libyans are diabetic, and the availability of […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist, UNICEF – United Nations Children’s Fund Finance Associate, UNDP – United Nations Development Programme Project Associate, UNDP – United Nations Development Programme Senior Local Project Coordinator, UNDP – United Nations Development Programme Project officer, UNDP – United Nations […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Drivers, UNICEF – United Nations Children’s Fund Finance Associate, UNICEF – United Nations Children’s Fund Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, IOM – International Organization for Migration Field Security Officer, WHO – World Health Organization (Source: UN) (Picture: Success, growth, career, development signpost from 3D_Creation/Shutterstock)