Crisis prevention & recovery

The Crisis Prevention and Recovery programme supports national partners to secure peace and stability through targeted crisis prevention and recovery projects. A complex mines and explosive-remnants of war-situation, in combination with significant numbers of weapons still in the hands of former rebels and civilian population, in combination with localized tensions illustrate the need for continued efforts in this area.

Our Goals

UNDP intends to promote Libya´s economic recovery by addressing a situation of inequity and limited opportunities. At the same time it focuses on containing the use of landmines and the proliferation of small arms which are posing sustained risks to recovery efforts and community safety. More


Post-revolution celebrations (Credit: UNDP)

Our Stories

  • Participants in a civic education training session in Libya learned how to develop media campaigns for elections. (Credit: UNDP)

    Building a sustainable democracy in Libya
     Youth activist

    A year ago, Khadija Baba would not have considered engaging in any independent civil society or political activities in her home town of Tripoli. Not onlymore

Projects and Initiatives

Mine Action & Weapons Control Capacity Development

The overall objective of the capacity building project is to develop and modernize the national structures of the mine action program already in place in Libya in order to better address the risk posed by landmines and ERW in Libya. more

Early Recovery for Sustaining Humanitarian Gains & Ensuring Transition to Recovery

This project specifically targets geographical areas where resistance to the new Libya has been strong, and where potential surge in anti- government movements can occur undermining local authorities and civil society organizations delivery of services to local populations more

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