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Addressing Improper Waste Management in ‎Libya

Partnership for Cleaner Cities; Addressing Improper waste management in ‎Africa The Accelerator Labs in Ghana, Libya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Turkey, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Vietnam, Paraguay, Laos, and Ukraine joined the Collective Intelligence Design Studio (CIDS) in Istanbul this year. The initiative organized by UNDP and Nesta, Innovation Foundation, aims to support UNDP's Accelerator Labs teams […]

New Sewage Treatment Plant for National Heart Center

The Stabilization Facility for Libya kicks off work to install sewage treatment plant in National Heart Center in Tajoura As part of  its efforts to help local authorities to improve basic services delivery in Tripoli, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), through the Stabilization Facility for Libya (SFL), handed over to the contractor the site […]

Water and Sanitation Project in Zintan

By John Lee. On Thursday, 7000 metres of electricity cables for submersible water pumps were delivered to Zintan municipality. This delivery comes on top of 26 submersible and centrifugal water pumps already delivered to the Zintan municipality to help solve a water shortage bottleneck in the municipality and in neighbouring areas. It took place as […]

Using Tech in Improve Waste Management in Libya

By Osama Mansour, Head of Exploration at UNDP's Accelerator Lab in Libya. Is technological innovation the key to improve Solid Waste Management? An ingredient that the Accelerator Lab in Libya is testing. Charles Kettering once said: "A problem well stated is half solved." The Accelerator Lab in Libya has dig deep to understand the complex […]

UN Condemns Disruption of Water and Electricity Supply

Statement by Yacoub El Hillo (pictured), Humanitarian Coordinator in Libya, on the disruption of water and electricity supply More than two million people, including 600,000 children, who live in Tripoli and surrounding towns and cities, are suffering from water cuts for almost a week now. The water supply, part of the Great Man-Made River, was […]

Ensuring access to Clean Water in Sabha

Libya: Ensuring access to clean water to promote health for communities in Sabha To overcome the burdens on community members, to mitigate the adverse health and environmental impacts and to contribute to the improved quality of life, the EU together with its partner IOM has supplied the General Water and Waste Water Company (GWWC) in […]

EU Partnership with AICS, UNDP and UNICEF

The rehabilitation of critical infrastructure and the delivery of better services to Libyans are at the core of the European Union funded programme on "Recovery, Stability and Socio-economic Development in Libya." Implemented by the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the programme […]

SFL hands over Backhoe Loaders to Ghat

The Stabilization Facility for Libya hands over four backhoe loaders to Ghat With the objective of supporting the water and sanitation sector in Ghat severely affected by the floods that hit the city in June 2019, the Stabilization Facility for Libya (SFL) has provided the Municipality with four backhoe loaders. The equipment will help the […]