Our Stories

  • School walls with no cracks in Ubari

    Amina is one of the hundreds of students who had to leave Ubari to pursue her studies since most of the schools in the city were severely damaged during the armed conflict. Now she is happy to be back at Alqurania school.

  • Youth in Kikla have again a place to practice sports

    Stabilization Facility for Libya (SFL) rehabilitated Kikla Sport center, allowing hundreds of young people to rejoin their local sport clubs.

  • New ambulances boost emergency services in Ubari

    The ambulances provided by SFL transported in one month 90 patients from Ubari, Ghrifa and Bent Baya to Sebha, Murzuq, Ghat and Tripoli.

  • Students in Kikla redesign their future

    Ahmed Abou Ouan is a 24-year old physical education’s student from Kikla University (150 kilometers south-west Tripoli). He used to attend classes at the Faculty of Education of the Western Mountain University. In October 2014, according to local sources, about 200 young people died when a conflict erupted in the city. Ahmed’s college building was severely damaged.

  • Raising the Scales of Justice: Rehabilitation of Benghazi’s Eastern Courthouse

    After the assassination of a prominent judge in April 2014, the courthouses in Benghazi closed and the justice sector succumbed to the violence that had plagued the city. For Seraj Younis, an appeals lawyer with 17 years of experience working in this field, this was another blow to the already fragile legal system.

  • Saving Lives, One Ambulance at a Time

    Ibrahim Al-Sherkasi has been an ambulance driver at the Benghazi Psychiatric Hospital for over 13 years. The Stabilization Facility for Libya provided ambulances to the health sector in Benghazi and now Ibrahim could serve better the citizens.

  • Breaking outlines: Entrepreneur women in technology sector

    Hala is participating in Operation Pour, an 8-week coding boot camp organized by Tatweer Research in Benghazi. The coding boot camp is taking place at Tatweer Entrepreneurship Campus (TEC), a space built by Tatweer Research as part of a three-year EU-funded initiative implemented by UNDP.

  • Bringing Garyounis Clinic in Benghazi back to life

    The Strengthening Local Capacity for Resilience and Recovery in Libya project, is helping renovate the clinic by closing cracks and holes and replacing doors and windows.

  • Libyan entrepreneurs connect to raise their voices

    Led by Tatweer Research and implemented by UNDP with European Union’s support Tatweer Entrepreneurship Campus (TEC) aims to improve Libya’s entrepreneurial environment. The first step towards this goal is the creation of Entrepreneurs of Libya (EoL), a platform to map and gather information about who are those people in the country that own a business.

  • The Stabilization Facility for Libya (SFL), led by the Government of National Accord and implemented by UNDP rehabilitated the Ubari General Hospital which today is the only public hospital functioning in its full potential in the region.

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