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Supporting Female Participation in Libyan Economic Growth

EU-funded project supports female participation in Libyan economic growth As part of the EU-funded CSO WINS project, the association Jusoor Center for Studies and Development launched an advocacy campaign in Libya with the goal of increasing the percentage of Libyan women who formally register their businesses. A one-minute video released in the framework of this […]

EU Commits to Continued Support for Libyan Women

EU Commits to Continued Support for Women’s Engagement in Libya As the Spring Forward for Women programme is ending, the European Union has agreed to continue supporting Libyan women’s equal and active political engagement and participation. Building on work conducted by UN Women and other actors, UN Women will host a meeting on 8 September […]

Training on Conflict Resolution for Libyan Women

The EU-funded Spring Forward for Women programme has contributed to the organisation of a training programme on Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills for a group of Libyan women activists. The workshop targeted 25 women, from different parts of the country, and aimed at enhancing their capacities in negotiation and mediation skills utilising interactive adult learning […]

EU Boost to Democratic Development

Countries of the "Southern Neighbourhood" will receive almost half a billion euros from the European Commission in support of their transition and reform efforts. The European Commission today adopted an assistance package worth €476 million to foster development and cooperation with a number of Southern neighbours. This assistance is provided through the European Neighbourhood and […]

New EU Support for Libya

The European Union has announced a €15 million package financed from the European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument (ENPI) for “Support to Libya for Economic Integration, Diversification and Sustainable Employment” (€10 million) and “Protection of vulnerable people in Libya” (€5 million). In line with the revised 2011-2013 National Indicative Programme which was signed on 30 August […]

EIB Committed to Private Equity in South Med

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has committed €20 million to the Capital North Africa Venture Fund II (CNAV II), a Maghreb-focused generalist fund managed by the independent Casablanca-based private equity firm, Capital Invest. CNAV II has reached a first closing of over €75 million and is targeting a final size of €100 million. Its primary […]