Tag Archives | International Organisation for Migration (IOM)

EU mobilizes EUR 20m for COVID-19 Response in Libya

As part of its global response to the coronavirus pandemic, the European Union (EU) has mobilised €20 million to assist the Libyan government in tackling the ongoing crisis. In partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), the EU will support the prevention […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Project Coordinator, IOM - International Organization for Migration Admin/Logistic Assistant, UNDP - United Nations Development Programme Security Analyst, UNDP - United Nations Development Programme Deputy Director - Programs, International Rescue Committee (IRC) Country Director, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) (Source: UN)

AU, EU and UN to enhance Co-Operation on Migration

High level mission of the AU, EU and the UN visits Tripoli to enhance co-operation on migration and protection issues in Libya A high level mission of the African Union, the European Union and the United Nations visited Tripoli today to take stock of progress made and to further enhance cooperation with Libyan authorities in […]

Developing National Action Plan for Antimicrobial Resistance

Health Workshop on Developing National Action Plan for Antimicrobial Resistance in Libya The World Health Organization (WHO), in collaboration with the Libyan ministry of health and the National Center of Disease Control (NCDC), has conducted a Health Consultative workshop on the antimicrobial resistance in Libya. It brought together 25 participants from different sectors and organisations, […]

Workshop on Migration Action Plan

A one day inter-ministerial workshop on the development of a Strategic Action Plan for Libya in the area of migration has been organised in Tripoli by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), in the framework of the EU-funded Programme “Stabilizing at-risk communities and enhancing migration management to enable smooth transitions in Egypt, Tunisia and Libya” […]

Tunisian Workers Returning to Libya

A recent study from the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) found that about 70 percent of Tunisian workers who left Libya after the revolution want to come back to the country. AfDB Regional Director Jacob Kolster (pictured) commented: "Libya has great potential as a country for absorbing Tunisian skilled […]