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SFL rehabilitates 30 Schools in Greater Tripoli

As part of its efforts to help Libyan authorities to improve basic services delivery to people, the Stabilization Facility for Libya (SFL) rehabilitated 30 schools in Abu Salim, Ain Zarah, Tripoli Center, Hay al-Andalus, Janzour, Souq Al-Juma’a, and Tajoura municipalities. Implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) with support from 13 international donors and […]

Handover of Water Tank to Kufra Municipality

The European Union, Ministry of Local Governance and UNDP handover a water tank to Kufra Municipality As part of its efforts to support local authorities to restore security, livelihoods opportunities and essential services delivery, the Ministry of Local Governance, the European Union (EU), and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) handed over today a fully […]

EU funds Training for Mine Risk Education

With a generous funding from EU Neighbourhood and Enlargement, twelve volunteers from Libya Red Crescent and the Boy Scouts completed a five-day training on delivering Mine Risk Education to Children, caregivers and community members. The overall objective of the Mine Risk Education programme is to equip girls and boys with the knowledge and skills required […]

USAID Women’s Economic Empowerment Conference

USAID/Libya has convened a cross section of prominent Libyan business women, activists, and Libyan local government representatives for a Women’s Economic Empowerment conference in Tunis, Tunisia to discuss opportunities and constraints to entrepreneurship and political participation for women in Libya. The event follows the recent announcement of the Women’s Global Development and Prosperity (W-gdp) Initiative, […]

IOM, UN Welcome Consensus on Need for Action on Libya

Joint Statement: IOM Director General António Vitorino and UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi Tuesday’s discussions in Paris with European States on addressing the situation on the Mediterranean Sea, and preventing loss of life in Libya, are welcome and much-needed. The violence in Tripoli in recent weeks has made the situation more desperate than […]

Tender: Audit Review of Central Bank of Libya

United Nations Re-Opens Bidding on Financial Audit Review of Libya’s Two Branches of the Central Bank of Libya Restoring confidence, promoting transparency, and supporting the reunification of Libya’s financial and economic institutions are crucial to Libya’s stability and the prosperity. Towards this end, UNSMIL remains committed to facilitating a financial audit review of the two […]

NOC, Schlumberger to establish Benghazi Training Centre

By John Lee. As part of National Oil Corporation’s (NOC) focus on upskilling the next generation of oil sector workers, the corporation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Schlumberger to establish a specialised training and development centre in Benghazi. The centre will concentrate on professional excellence in exploration, drilling and petroleum engineering, and be […]

June Oil Production Down

By John Lee. Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) has announced June income of $1.7 billion from sales of crude oil and derived products, in addition to taxes and royalties received from concession contracts – a month-on-month decrease of $580 million (-25%). Accordingly, half-year recorded oil and gas revenues for 2019 amounted to $10.3 billion USD […]