Tag Archives | internally displaced persons

IOM, Japan support Internally Displaced Families in Libya

Japan, through its Ministry of Foreign Affairs, has committed USD 679,500 to support a 12–month project addressing the immediate needs of internally displaced families in Libya. The project, Direct Assistance to Internally Displaced Persons in Libya, will provide much needed items to some of the most vulnerable families who are escaping the violent conflict in […]

IOM Libya Releases 2016 Displacement Trends Analysis

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Libya has published DTM Libya’s Internal Displacement in Libya – 2016 in Review which presents a comprehensive overview of Libya’s human mobility patterns, trends and dynamics for 2016. The report also provides an analysis of Libya’s internally displaced persons (IDP) displacement drivers, shelter settings, primary needs and demographics categorized […]

Appeals Court Blocks Libya-Italy MoU

On March 22, Tripoli Appeals Court’s administrative division ruled to block the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between Libya and Italy in early February 2017. The MoU was signed to tackle the growing difficulties with illegal immigration and human trafficking in Libya. The court ruling stated that the agreement would be blocked immediately until a […]