Libyan Teachers back to Work after Salary Agreement

Libya: teachers go back to work after agreement to raise salaries Many schools in Libya have reopened as teachers return to work following a union announcement on Saturday night about the suspension of the strike that started in September. “Classes will resume based on the agreement by the union with the House of Representatives to […]

Weekly Security Report from Whispering Bell

Advertising Feature Whispering Bell produces a 7-10 page report that covers the past week of political, security, and economic events that occurred within Libya, comprehensive data/risk collection, maps for country-wide security events, and includes forward-looking analysis on the political and security situation over the coming weeks. Please click here to download an edited version of […]

Latest Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Construction of field accommodation blocks at Sarir Field, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Replacement of trunk line “ CR-0009-10” between satellite 13 and GOSP NC8 Hamada field, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) (Source: National Oil Corporation) (Picture: Call for tender written on a […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Admin/Logistics Assistant, UNFPA – United Nations Population Fund Advocacy Head Of Department, Action contre la Faim – ACF International Admin – Finance Associate, World Food Programme (WFP) Support Services Manager, Danish Refugee Council (DRC) (Source: UN) (Picture: Finger pressing a new career start button […]

UN Expresses Concern at Libyan Situation

The Members of the Security Council expressed their deep concern at the recent escalation of violence in Libya. The Members of the Security Council stressed the need for all parties urgently to de-escalate the situation and to commit to a ceasefire. The Members of the Security Council reaffirmed their full support for the leadership of […]

Celebrating Gender Equality in Libya

By IWPR. Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR)’s work with women-led NGOs highlighted at embassy event. The British government hosted seven Libyan partners working on IWPR’s UK-funded Antea Raeda (You Are A Pioneer) project at a reception to celebrate the month-long equality project #GenderNovember. Through Ante Raeda, IWPR is equipping women’s civil society groups […]

Security Alert: Heightened Risk to Civil Aviation

Security Alert: Heightened Risk to Civil Aviation in Libyan Airspace Continued fighting around Tripoli and the increased involvement of foreign forces and mercenaries has heightened the risk to civil aviation in Libyan airspace. On October 23, 2019, the Federal Aviation Administration prohibited U.S. civil flight operations at all altitudes in the territory and airspace of […]

Increased Intra-African Trade to Boost Employment

Increased intra-African trade, key to increase employment in North Africa The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) Office for North Africa has launched, in partnership with the Ministry of Planning, Monitoring and Administrative Reform of Egypt, the 34th edition of the Intergovernmental Committee of High Officials and Experts (ICSOE) for North Africa. Country representatives […]