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When renovation of Women Literacy Center forges social cohesion in Sebha

The newly renovated Al-Akaber Centre is not only giving chances for women to acquire new skills and increase chances to get jobs but is also offering a space where women meet, discuss and contribute…  



Benghazi Corniche is fully renovated for the enjoyment of locals and visitors

The construction covered a 9,000 square meter area and included plastering, tiling, lighting and connecting electricity as well as the addition of the “#Benghazi” art installation to vivify the new…  


UNDP calls for temporary basic income to help world’s poorest women cope with effects of COVID-19 pandemic

A temporary basic income (TBI) given specifically to hundreds of millions of women in the world’s developing countries could prevent rising poverty and widening gender inequalities during the…  


When Education services encourage returns in Tawergha

During that many years of conflict in Libya, the city of Tawergha and its people have experienced a loss of key infrastructure, including places for children to learn. The Stabilization Facility for…  


First “Cash for Work” initiative in Libya launched in Abu Salim

Cash for Work intiaitive, the first in Libya, Launched in Abu Salim Municipality where 100 local worker will be able to have urgent income and support 400 other individual and the whole community  


UNDP, Japan, the startup Speetar, and the Ministry of Health launch the first Telemedicine initiative in Libya

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), with support from the Government of Japan, has partnered with a private sector startup company (Speetar) and the Ministry of Health to develop the…  


UNDP Libya joins launch of the Human Development Report 2020: Broken societies put people and planet on collision course, says UNDP

An experimental global index offers a new measurement of human progress that illustrates the challenge of tackling poverty and inequality while easing planetary pressure.  


Six entrepreneurs from Sebha receive grants to develop their businesses and create 45 jobs

The entrepreneurs received grant awards from EU-UNDP to develop their businesses, creating 45 jobs in Sebha.  


Ten entrepreneurs from Tawergha receive grants to rebuild their businesses

The entrepreneurs will work with support from UNDP to restart their businesses, creating 69 jobs in Tawergha.  

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