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Germany increases its contribution to UNDP with US$ 400,000 to support HNEC readiness for national elections

As the High National Elections Commission (HNEC) prepares to organize the national elections foreseen on 24 December 2021, Germany increased its contribution with US$ 400,000 to support The United…  


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

As part of its effort to help conflict-affected people in Libya to have access to a temporary work opportunity for income generation, The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) partnered with the…  


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

A significant proportion of Libya’s population do not have access to good quality healthcare, most especially those who live in rural areas. In an attempt to combat the spread of the COVID-19 virus…  


Renovated Al Kikhia Cultural House opens its doors for a new life into cultural heritage and stabilization in Benghazi

Benghazi – As part of its efforts to help local authorities improve services they deliver to their people in Benghazi, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), through the Stabilization…  


Entrepreneurs in Sebha receive grants to develop businesses and create jobs under conflict & COVID

Sebha – As part of the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) “Strengthening Local Capacities for Resilience and Recovery’ (SLCRR) project funded by the European Union (EU), six entrepreneurs…  


UNDP in Libya marks Anti-Corruption Day with a roundtable in Benghazi

As the devastating socio-economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to reverberate across the globe, the virus is creating, “new opportunities to exploit weak oversight and inadequate…  


Street lighting opens up new horizons in Ubari

“The solar lights in the streets are making a difference in people’s lives and in our small businesses since we can keep our shops open after sunset and people are thrilled to keep enjoying life after…  


Ten entrepreneurs from Tawergha receive grants to rebuild their businesses

Ten entrepreneurs from Tawergha whose businesses were affected by conflict and COVID-19 participated in the Re-Start-Up marathon and received a total of 360,000 LYD (US$277,000) in grants to develop…  


UNDP, UNSMIL meet HNEC to plan next year national elections

As part of its efforts to support democratic governance in Libya, electoral experts from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) held…  


The United Kingdom spurs the peace process in Libya with a new funding contribution of £ 300,000 to UNDP

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative, Mr. Gerardo Noto, and His Excellency, the United Kingdom (UK) Ambassador to Libya, Mr. Nicholas Hopton, signed an agreement…  

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