Tag Archives | United Nations Special Mission in Libya (UNSMIL)

UNSMIL Issues Report on Libya

The United Nations Secretary-General has issued the report of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL). The report covers major political and security developments, provides an overview of the humanitarian and human rights situation, and outlines the activities of UNSMIL since the issuance of the last report of 21st February 2013 (S/2013/104). The full […]

UNSMIL Welcomes New Misrata Prison

A new State prison that was inaugurated in Misrata on 13 August 2013 is a positive step towards strengthening the rule of law and improving conditions for detainees in Libya, Deputy Special Representative for the Secretary-General for Libya Georg Charpentier (pictured) said. The Institution for Correction and Rehabilitation was opened by the Minister of Justice, […]

Tender for Tyres

The United Nations Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), located along Palm City Residences, Tripoli, Libya, intends to solicit bids for the supply and delivery of various Tyres for soft skin Toyota Vehicles (Toyota Prado, Toyota Hiace & Toyota Hilux) to DAT Tripoli Airport or DDU UNSMIL, Tripoli. For this purpose, UNSMIL will undertake a competitive bidding […]

UNESCO Organizes Training Courses

UNESCO has organized jointly with the Department of Antiquities of Libya and the “Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione e il Restauro – IsCR” a training courses in conservation of movable property in Libya 8 June – 4 July 2013. The training, held in famous heritage sites Leptis Magna and Villa Silin, lasted 5 weeks and […]

UNSMIL Calls for Restraint After Violence

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) has expressed its deep concern regarding the violence yesterday in Benghazi that claimed the lives of many people and left many others injured. UNSMIL conveys its condolences to the families of the deceased and wishes those injured a speedy recovery, and calls on all concerned to exercise […]

Mitri Speaks on Human Rights in Libya

Address by UN's SRSG for Libya, Tarek Mitri, at the Conference on Human Rights in in Libya, Al-Baida, 30th May 2013 I am pleased to join this session as you are about to conclude your conference on Human Rights in Libya. One cannot overemphasize that the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) is greatly […]

UN Calls for Women's Role in Drafting Constitution

The United Nations has called on Libya to ensure women in the country actively participate in the drafting of the new constitution, stressing their contributions are necessary to rebuild the nation. “It is no secret that the drafting of the constitution and the preparations involved are of special significance to Libya’s democratic transition towards stability […]

Graduation Ceremony for Social Service Instructors

In the framework of the Ministry of Social Affairs and UNICEF-supported project on building capacity of social workers and deepening their knowledge of child rights, a 4-day workshop on how to realize best interests of the child in social service interventions was facilitated with 20 social service instructors from the Tripoli University The Minister of […]