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Renewed Support for Joint Military Commission and Ceasefire

UNSMIL and Security Working Group for Libya reiterate full support to the Joint Military Commission and the full implementation of the ceasefire agreement The co-chairs of the Security Working Group (SWG) for  Libya, represented by the African Union, France, Italy, Turkey, and the United Kingdom and the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) held […]

Follow up on Critical Economic Reforms in Libya

Libyan Economic Dialogue Meets to Follow up on Critical Economic Reforms On 5 January, Acting Special Representative of the Secretary-General (ASRSG) and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya Stephanie Williams, together with the co-chairs of the Economic Working Group (EWG), including the Ambassadors of the Republic of Egypt, the European Union, and […]

LPDF continues meetings of Advisory and Legal Cmte's

LPDF continues in parallel meetings of Advisory and Legal Committees Acting Special Representative of the Secretary-General (ASRSG) Stephanie Williams was pleased to convene today the first virtual meeting of the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum's Advisory Committee (AC), composed of 18 LPDF members, to discuss the mandate of the committee, its tasks, expected outcomes, and the […]

Joint Statement on Support for LPDF

U.S. joins statement with France, Germany, Italy and UK on Support for LPDF The Ambassadors of Germany, Italy and the United States and the Charge d'Affaires of France and the United Kingdom, joined by UNSMIL, met virtually with Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj on December 30 to reiterate full support for the success of the UN-facilitated […]

CBL Devalues Libyan Dinar

By John Lee. The Central Bank of Libya (CBL) has devalued the Libyan dinar. At its first meeting for 2020, the bank's board of directors unanimously agreed to a new exchange rate of 4.48 dinars to the US dollar. The new rate will come into effect from 3rd January 2021. The previous official exchange rate […]

Technical Meeting on Critical Reforms of Libyan Economy

Technical meeting on critical reforms of the Libyan Economy kicks off today in Geneva Acting Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Libya Stephanie Williams convened on Monday a technical meeting on critical reforms of the Libyan economy. The meeting, co-presided by Egypt, the United States, and the European Union, as co-chairs of the Economic […]

Meeting on Critical Reforms to Libyan Economy

UNSMIL to Convene a Technical Meeting to Agree on Critical Reforms to the Libyan Economy On 14 and 15 December, ASRSG Stephanie Williams  and the co-chairs of the Economic Working Group of the Berlin Process including Egypt, USA and EU, will convene a technical meeting of representatives of Libya's main financial institutions at the UN […]