Italy announces a €50 million program to support basic services in 24 Libyan municipalities

The Address | Benghazi – Libya

TRIPOLI – The Italian embassy on Thursday announced in a joint statement with the European Union, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) the establishment of a €50 million program to support basic services in 24 Libyan municipalities.

The program which is in partnership with the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA) is called “Recovery, Stability and Socio-Economic Development in Libya”. It’s a three-year program which is funded by the European Union with  €50 million in the framework of the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa.

According to the statement, the program “aims to improve the living conditions and resilience of the most vulnerable population in 24 municipalities across Libya. It targets municipalities highly affected by migration flows and displacement processes of the Libyan populations.”


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