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Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) 2021

Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) 2021 Notice of Funding Opportunity PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The U.S. Embassy to Libya invites alumni of U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs to apply for the 2021 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF 2021).  Proposals must include teams of at least two alumni that meet all program eligibility requirements. The most competitive proposals will […]

Italian to be taught in GNA-controlled Schools

By John Lee. The Italian language is to be officially taught in Libyan upper secondary schools controlled by the Government of National Accord (GNA), starting from this 2020/21 school year. According to a statement from the Italian Foreign Ministry, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed in Tripoli by the Minister of Education, HE Ammari, for […]

EU-UNDP inaugurate two Schools in Sabratha

Rebuilding futures: EU-UNDP inaugurate two schools in Sabratha Two elementary and middle schools in Sabratha, together hosting 700 students, were handed over after undergoing substantial renovations. As part of UNDP's Strengthening Local Capacities for Resilience and Recovery (SLCRRR), the upgrades have been financed by the European Union under the framework of the programme "Recovery, Stability […]

Ongoing US Support for Children in Libya

Ongoing U.S. Support for UNICEF's mission to protect children in Libya US Ambassador Richard Norland and UNICEF's new Special Representative for Libya Abdulkadir Musse had an introductory call on Monday to discuss UNICEF's important work in Libya. The meeting covered a wide range of issues facing children's health and safety in Libya including vaccine shortages, […]

Six Schools in Tripoli fully Renovated

Six schools in Tripoli fully renovated and ready to host students when COVID-19 measures allow it The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), through the Stabilization Facility for Libya (SFL), has completed renovation of six educational infrastructures and handed them over to Al Sabiia Municipality in Greater Tripoli. When COVID-19 measures allow it, the six learning […]

Construction starts at National Legal Training Center

The Stabilization Facility for Libya starts the construction of the National Legal Training Center at Ubari University The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), through the Stabilization Facility for Libya (SFL), handed over to the contractor the site of the National Legal Training Center for its construction. With this project, SFL aims to response to the […]

Training opportunity - Customer Care

Under the European Union (EU) funded "Strengthening Local Capacities for Resilience and Recovery" project, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Toyota Libya F.Z.C are expanding their partnership to provide training opportunities to a group of 40 male and female trainees. Recognizing the importance of the private sector contribution to achieve the 2030 Agenda, the […]

Chevening Scholars share their Experiences

With applications open for next year's Chevening Scholarships, two Libyan students have kindly shared their experiences of the process via Libya Business News.   1. By Alhareth Elshibani. Since my arrival to Libya in February 2017 from the United Kingdom, I have had a dream to be a force for change within my broken community. […]