Archive | Education & Training

Korea gives $1.5m to UNDP Progs in Libya

His Excellency, the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Libya, Mr. Sungsoo CHOI, has signed an agreement with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative in Libya, Mr. Gerardo Noto, by which the Republic of Korea entrusts $1.5 million to UNDP to pursue stabilization, recovery and resilience in Libya. Korea’s donation will be […]

Traineeship Open for Applications

Under the European Union (EU)-funded “Strengthening Local Capacities for Resilience and Recovery” project, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Toyota Libya are expanding their partnership to provide additional group of young Libyans with three-month vocational training on car maintenance and reporting, computer skills and English, among other disciplines. The partnership aims to help the […]

UNSMIL and OHCHR Train Libyan Women Activists

UNSMIL in collaboration with OHCHR completed a three-day training on the integration of gender into the Universal Periodic Review Process. The training targeted 15 geographically diverse women activists working on issues related to gender equality, combatting gender-based violence and promoting human rights. It further aimed to maximize knowledge among participants of gender sensitive analyses, monitoring, […]

USAID Provides Essential Supplies to Schools in Benghazi

When students at three schools in downtown Benghazi returned to class last week, they found their classrooms now contained essential equipment like desks, whiteboards, IT equipment, and other vital supplies. The equipment was provided by USAID to enable the resumption of normal operations at these schools, two of which were previously rehabilitated by UNDP’s Stabilization […]

EU Project Provides Training on Project Management in Libya

EU-funded project provides training on operational project management For a full intensive week, 15 top Libyan executives from the 6 Chambers of Commerce of Benghazi, Garhyan, Misrata, Sebah, Tripoli and Zintan, and from the General Libyan Union of Chambers of Commerce, have received an international training in “Operational Project Management”, within the framework of SLEIDSE […]

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 […]

NOC, Repsol Consortium provide Obari with 20 Classrooms

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) in cooperation with the Repsol Consortium, a group of its international partners comprising Repsol, OMV, Total and Equinor, has provided the municipality of Obari with 20 equipped classrooms on November 12, 2019. These classrooms were distributed to four different schools – Al-Qaradabiya School, Al-Disa School, Uqba ibn Nafi School and […]

Zallaf Oil launches Skilled Labour Programme

Zallaf Oil & Gas Exploration and Production Company, a subsidiary of the National Oil Corporation (NOC), has launched a skilled labour programme to train and develop young people between the ages of 18 and 25 in southern Libya. 60 students were selected for the programme from 111 applicants. The programme team communicated with the participating […]