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Training Programme for New Generation of Libyan Leaders

In partnership with Libyan authorities and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Transition fund, the African Development Bank (AfDB) will launch "Tamayoz - Libya Leading the Way" Leadership programme. Tamayoz - meaning distinction and uniqueness in Arabic - has been designed to strengthen leadership at the decision-making levels of the public sector, private sector, […]

EU-Funded Project supports Sustainable Development in Libya

The official launch of the Support to Libya for Economic Integration, Diversification and Sustainable Development (SLEIDSE) programme, implemented by Expertise France, took place in Tunis on Monday. This 4‐year programme funded by the European Union and France aims to promote the development of a dynamic and diversified micro, small and medium enterprises capable of creating […]

New Libya Entrepreneurship Programme Launched

ITC and Expertise France launch EU-funded Libya Entrepreneurship Programme The International Trade Centre (ITC) and Expertise France have just launched the Libya Entrepreneurship Programme. Financed by the European Union, the programme will provide six-week training courses for young and aspiring entrepreneurs in Libya through an online portal. With record high unemployment and a domestic economy […]

EU, UNICEF partner for Libya's Youth

The Head of Delegation of the European Union to Libya, Her Excellency Ambassador Nataliya Apostolova and UNICEF Special Representative to Libya, Dr. Ghassan Khalil, have signed a Partnership Declaration to contribute to resilience and social inclusion of Libyan adolescents and youth. The Partnership will focus on expanding the active role of youth and adolescents in […]

Youth Develop Plans to Build Peace Culture

Youth activists and civil society leaders from Tunisia and Libya gathered in a three-day forum to put together an action plan promoting youth engagement in peace-building by addressing the most pressing issues young women and men in Libya and Tunisia face today. The event, held from January 15 – 17, 2016 in Hammamet, Tunisia, was […]

EU Provides €6.6m for Libya

The European Commission has finalised a new assistance package for Libya worth a total of €6.6 million. This support is financed under the European Neighbourhood Instrument in the framework of the European Neighbourhood Policy. Through this support, the EU confirms its continuous support to the Libyan population in helping them to increase access to health […]

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 […]