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Silatech Hosts Libyan Entrepreneurship Week

Looking to help inspire and empower youth in Libya, Silatech has successfully hosted the first Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) ever held in the country’s history. Libya this year joins over 130 countries in participating in this global celebration designed to boost entrepreneurship, innovation and job creation. The activities began on November 18 in Benghazi with […]

Opportunities for Libyan Entrepreneurs

Small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are a key component of any healthy economy, and all the more so for Libya as it tries to diversify away from its overwhelming dependence on the energy sector. It was therefore encouraging to see three exciting firms selected as winners of the Libya Diaspora Marketplace (LDM) entrepreneurship competition, which […]

Libya's First Global Entrepreneurship Week

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), an international project designed to introduce young people to ideas about entrepreneurship, will be held in Libya for the first time in November. Through activities such as competitions and networking events with potential mentors, collaborators and investors, GEW is a global scheme designed to inspire and encourage people to explore their […]

Leadership forum for Libyan youth

Qatar based Silatech has partnered with the Libyan National Transitional Council and the Benghazi Local Council in organising the first Libyan Youth Leadership Forum, held recently in Benghazi. The conference brought over 300 young Libyans and government officials together with representatives of Arab and international civil society organisations. Silatech served as knowledge partner for the […]