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New Initiative to Empower Women, Youth and Migrants in Libya

UNDP and UN Women launch a joint initiative in Libya to empower women, youth and migrants The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Women (UN Women) in Libya marked the International Women's Day 2020 with the launch of a new joint initiative aimed at promoting gender equality and women and youth empowerment […]

Call for Proposals: Supporting Women and Youth in Libya

Call for Proposals: supporting women and youth civil society organizations in Libya UNDP and UN Women are launching a joint Call for Proposal for Small Low Grants to support women and youth civil society organizations in Libya. The project will be in two phases: Training for CSOs to strengthen their skills to conceptualize, design and […]

New Career Opportunities in Libya

By John Lee. The following career opportunities in Libya have been recently advertised: Security Associate, UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund Programme Analyst (For Libyan Nationals Only), UN Women - United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (Source: UN) (Picture: Finger pressing a new career start button from Olivier Le Moal/Shutterstock)

EU Commits to Continued Support for Libyan Women

EU Commits to Continued Support for Women’s Engagement in Libya As the Spring Forward for Women programme is ending, the European Union has agreed to continue supporting Libyan women’s equal and active political engagement and participation. Building on work conducted by UN Women and other actors, UN Women will host a meeting on 8 September […]

Job: Promoting Libyan Women as Agents of Peace

Closing date: Saturday, 19 September 2015 National Project Officer - Promoting the Role of Libyan Women as Agents of Peace Advertised on behalf of : UN Women Location : Tripoli, LIBYA Application Deadline : 19-Sep-15 Type of Contract : Individual Contract Post Level : National Consultant Languages Required : Arabic, English Duration of Initial Contract […]

Libyan Women Discuss Peace Process

Representatives of Libyan women groups and women activists, from diverse backgrounds representing all areas of Libya, have concluded a three-day meeting in the framework of the political dialogue with the aim of ending the conflict in the country. The meeting, which convened in Tunis, Tunisia, on 24-26 August 2015, was supported by the United Nations […]

Libyan Women Activists Discuss Constitution

Libyan women activists met with the Arab League Special Envoy for Libya, Nasser Al-Kidwa, and Ambassador Enas Mekkawi, director of women programs at the Arab League, during a visit to Arab League Headquarters in Cairo recently. The visit was organized by the Women's Empowerment Section of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) in […]