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Italian to be taught in GNA-controlled Schools

By John Lee. The Italian language is to be officially taught in Libyan upper secondary schools controlled by the Government of National Accord (GNA), starting from this 2020/21 school year. According to a statement from the Italian Foreign Ministry, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed in Tripoli by the Minister of Education, HE Ammari, for […]

EU-UNDP inaugurate two Schools in Sabratha

Rebuilding futures: EU-UNDP inaugurate two schools in Sabratha Two elementary and middle schools in Sabratha, together hosting 700 students, were handed over after undergoing substantial renovations. As part of UNDP's Strengthening Local Capacities for Resilience and Recovery (SLCRRR), the upgrades have been financed by the European Union under the framework of the programme "Recovery, Stability […]

Six Schools in Tripoli fully Renovated

Six schools in Tripoli fully renovated and ready to host students when COVID-19 measures allow it The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), through the Stabilization Facility for Libya (SFL), has completed renovation of six educational infrastructures and handed them over to Al Sabiia Municipality in Greater Tripoli. When COVID-19 measures allow it, the six learning […]

EU Funds School Rehabilitation in Libya

UNICEF has completed the rehabilitation of Alzohoor School in Ain Zara Municipality providing access to improved education environment for nearly 800 girls and 950 boys. On the occasion of the official completion, an inauguration ceremony took place on 10 May. The school original building was destroyed and heavily damaged in 2019. This school is one […]

USAID Provides Essential Supplies to Schools in Benghazi

When students at three schools in downtown Benghazi returned to class last week, they found their classrooms now contained essential equipment like desks, whiteboards, IT equipment, and other vital supplies. The equipment was provided by USAID to enable the resumption of normal operations at these schools, two of which were previously rehabilitated by UNDP’s Stabilization […]

Libyan Teachers back to Work after Salary Agreement

Libya: teachers go back to work after agreement to raise salaries Many schools in Libya have reopened as teachers return to work following a union announcement on Saturday night about the suspension of the strike that started in September. “Classes will resume based on the agreement by the union with the House of Representatives to […]

NOC, Repsol Consortium provide Obari with 20 Classrooms

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) in cooperation with the Repsol Consortium, a group of its international partners comprising Repsol, OMV, Total and Equinor, has provided the municipality of Obari with 20 equipped classrooms on November 12, 2019. These classrooms were distributed to four different schools - Al-Qaradabiya School, Al-Disa School, Uqba ibn Nafi School and […]

Libya Stops Salaries of 150,000 Teachers

By John Lee. Libya’s internationally recognised Government of National Accord (GNA) has reportedly stopped paying the salaries of over 150,000 teachers and other educational staff, in an attempt to clamp down on fraud and corruption. Reuters cites a Ministry of Education statement saying that the affected staff had been receiving salaries without providing documents that […]