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France contributes to UN project supporting Elections in Libya

H.E. French Ambassador to Libya, Ms. Brigitte Curmi and Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary General (DSRSG) and of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Libya, Ms. Maria Ribeiro, signed the agreement for France’s contribution to the UN electoral project “Promoting Elections for the People of Libya (PEPOL)” in a ceremony that took […]

Netherlands Invests $1.65m in Policing and Rule of Law

The Netherlands invest 1.65 US$ million in UNDP-UNSMIL Joint Programme on Policing and Rule of Law in Libya Ambassador of the Netherlands to Libya, H.E. Mr. Eric Strating, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Country Director in Libya, Ms. Noura Hamladji, signed an agreement today to boost security and the rule of law in […]

Workshop on Analyzing Disrupted Health Systems

The UN has launched an intensive workshop aiming to build capacity of analyzing disrupted health systems. The workshop is part of the EU funded SHAMS project workplan that is technically led by WHO Country Office in Libya. This capacity building activity will take place during the period of 21-25 August, and is held in Carthage […]

Netherlands to send Envoy to Libya

By John Lee. The Netherlands has said it will send a permanent envoy to Libya, but added that it was too early to re-open the embassy in Tripoli, which closed in July 2014. The announcement was made following talks between President Faiez Serraj and Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders in The Hague. (Sources: Libya Herald, […]

Dutch Firm to Supply Airport Management Systems in Libya

The Libyan Civil Aviation Authority (LCAA) has reportedly signed a contract with Dutch firm Travsys Software Solutions to provide services to all of Libya’s airports. According to a report from Libya Herald, the contract entails "the supply of passenger handling applications, departure control systems for optimal passenger management flow, web based reservation systems and airline connectivity […]

DCA gets Dutch Grant for work in Libya

DanChurchAid (DCA) has been granted one million Euro from the Dutch government for its work to save lives and secure safe movement in Libya. As soon as the guns are silenced in the Libyan city of Sirte and government troops reclaim the city from the Islamic State group (IS, ISIS, ISIL Daesh), DanChurchAid has said […]

Rehabilitation Approved for Benghazi, Obari and Kikla

Stabilization Facility for Libya Approves Rehabilitation Packages for Benghazi, Obari and Kikla The UNDP Stabilization Facility for Libya Project Board met this morning in Tunis under the leadership of HE Dr. Taher Al-Jehaimi, Minister of Planning, and Mr. Ali Al-Za’tari, the Deputy SRSG and UNDP Resident Representative. The Board was attended by the Ambassadors or […]

New Workshops for Libyan Entrepreneurs

Dutch NGO SPARK has held the first in a seriess of workshops for entrepreneurs in Tripoli last week, according to a report from Libya Herald. The workshop, attended by 20 business people, addressed the challenges and obstacles faced by small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Libya, with entrepreneurs sharing experiences and discussing the support needed to […]