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EU helps set up e-Learning Centre in Libya

By John Lee. A new e-learning centre for school-aged youth was set up in Zintan by the Libyan CSO “Roaua” (Vision). This project is funded by the European Union, through EU Trust Fund (EUTF) and the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) in the framework of the programme “Support to Municipalities in […]

EU provides Teachers with Laptops and Training

By John Lee. During week three of the professional development programme for teachers from African community schools in the Libyan city of Sabha, funded by the European Union, the teachers received laptops and computer training. “I enjoy having a dedicated laptop to work on. I did not know about the functions and programs on the […]

EU-funded programme trains University Professors

By John Lee. The EU-funded SLEIDSE programme offered a high-level international training in Entrepreneurship and Business Development Teaching to 6 Libyan University professors from Benghazi, Garyan, Misrata, Sabah, Tripoli and Zintan on 16-21 September in Tunis, Tunisia. This operational business education will be taught for free to 90 Libyan students and young graduates with business […]

Conference on Enterpreneurship and Microenterprises

On 21st – 22nd September 2019, a joint conference on private sector development took place in Misrata in the framework of the project “Support to Libya for Economic Integration, Diversification and Sustainable Employment” (SLEIDSE), co-financed by the European Union (EU) and the French Government and implemented by Expertise France. The objective of this Misrata University […]

EU training Libyan Coastguard and Navy Officers

EU Naval Force fully involved in training Libyan Coastguard and Navy Officers In the framework of Libyan Coastguard and Navy training carried out by SOPHIA operation, the Italian Navy Training Centres in La Maddalena and Taranto host training courses to 78 Libyan Officers. The training modules on “Deck Officer Course”, “Mechanical Engineer Officer Course” and […]

UNDP kicks off work in Ghat

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) started the rehabilitation of the Albirkht Medical Center in Ghat, as part of the “Strenthening Local Capacities for Recovery and Resilience” project funded by the European Union (EU). With the US$1.2 million allocated to Ghat, the EU-UNDP Resilience initiative has already started the process to provide the city with […]

Disseminating Entrepreneurship Culture among Libyan Youth

EU contributes to disseminating entrepreneurship culture among youth The closing ceremony of Janzour Coding Academy Training of Trainers (ToTs) was held in Expertise France office in Tunis. The ToTs were selected from Janzour Municipality employees and were trained for 8 weeks. The activity aimed at disseminating entrepreneurship culture among the youth in Libya, a component […]

EUNAVFOR MED distances itself from Libyan Coast Guard

EUNAVFOR MED clarification: “We do not actively participate to any action performed at sea by the Libyan Coast Guard” Following the inferences appeared on some social media and newspapers related to the employment of European Air assets in the Central Mediterranean Region, partially attributable to Sophia, we deem necessary to grant some clarification. EUNAVFOR MED […]