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Joint UNDP and Embassy of Japan mission to witness progress achieved towards economic recovery and Covid-19 response in Benghazi

UNDP and Japan in Libya conducted a joint mission in Benghazi to witness the progress of the projects funded by the Government of Japan since 2017  

UNDP Libya welcomes Mr. Marc-André Franche as its new Resident Representative

UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner recently appointed Marc-André Franche as Resident Representative ad interim for Libya. Mr. Marc-André Franche assumes his new functions today in Tripoli.  

Libya’s private sector main driver for economic recovery

A new assessment of the Libyan labour market attributes a key role to the private sector as a driver for economic recovery and the country’s future prosperity. Agriculture, construction, automobile…  

EU-funded Baladiyati receives additional 26.2 million to strengthen cooperation in Libya’ South

The European Union allocates an additional 26.2 million EUR to foster sustainable economic development, social cohesion and human security in 14 vulnerable municipalities in the South of Libya.  

Journalists, social media influencers gain skills to stop hate speech and misinformation

During two different two-day sessions targeting journalists and social media influencers, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) with support from the Government of Japan has transferred…  

The National Heart Center in Tajoura has a new water waste treatment plant

UNDP through the Stabilization Facility for Libya installed a sewage treatment plant with a capacity of 400 m³/day at the National Heart Center (NHC) in Tajoura to improve sanitation for the 15,000…  

Libyan municipalities to step up information services for the communities

In the framework of the “Baladiyati” (“My Municipality”) programme, communication experts of 27 municipalities came together in a three-day seminar on strategic communications. The event aimed at…  

Inauguration of Model Police Station in Tripoli

The Ministry of Interior (MoI), the European Union and the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) have finalized the creation of the first Model Police Station (MPS) in Libya, located in Hai…  

UNDP and the Government of Libya discuss a Disaster and Crisis Management project with the Ministries

UNDP discussed with the Government of National Unity to implement a project that will allow the executive to develop a disaster and crisis management strategy  

France tops up with Euro 1 million its contribution to support national elections in Libya

Through UNDP’s ‘Promoting Elections for the People of Libya’ project, France will help HNEC to prepare elections for 24 December 2021.  

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