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“We were sitting on broken chairs.”

“We couldn’t do much for our patients but examine them and make a diagnosis. The clinic was full of debris and contaminated with wastewater,” said Dr Mohammed Samir.  


Upgrade “When I returned to school, I was overwhelmed with joy.”

Ahmed Al Abani is nine years old and lives in Sirt, Libya. Because he uses a wheelchair, he and his family have had to struggle to fulfill his right to a quality education.  


SDG 16 as an accelerator for the 2030 Agenda

UNDP is working with a broad alliance to highlight the importance of peace, justice and strong institutions.  


Connecting cook and customer in Libya

For much of their lives, Fatima Nasser and Aziza Adam have lived with war. And yet it has not stopped the young Libyan entrepreneurs from trying to make change in their society. They are the…  


UN humanitarian, development chiefs join forces towards Libya recovery from crisis

Tunis – Concluding a four-day mission to Libya and Tunisia, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Director of the Regional Bureau for Arab States, Mr. Mourad Wahba, the Director of the UNDP…  


Sarah Poole, UNDP Deputy Director, Regional Bureau for Arab States: Breaking stereotypes and social barriers

Excellencies, colleagues and partners, I would like to begin by thanking the Union for the Mediterranean and the Government of Portugal for inviting me on behalf of the United Nations Development…  


Italy contributes €500,000 to UN reconciliation efforts in Libya

Tripoli, 12 July 2018 – The Italian Government has contributed €500,000 to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Libya to support national reconciliation efforts. His Excellency, the…  


Beyond the war: Young entrepreneurs in Libya

Despite its rich historical past, which dates back to the ancient Greece, since 2014, Libya is known today as a war zone. News about conflict, terrorist attacks and clashes between armed groups are…  


We are right there, when and where people need us

It is still there, on one of the walls along the road from the Mitiga International Airport to the city Centre in Tripoli.  


Germany boosts the Stabilization Facility for Libya increasing its contribution by 1 million euros

Tunis, 30/November/2017 – During a ceremony that took place today at UNDP Libya office in Tunis, his excellency, the Ambassador of Germany to Libya, Dr. Christian Buck and Deputy Special…  

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