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IOM Director Briefs U.S. Ambassador on Support to Libyan Health and Local Authorities

Ambassador Norland participated in a virtual briefing on April 2 led by the Chief of Mission of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) for Libya, Federico Soda, who provided an update on IOM’s crucial and lifesaving assistance to Libya’s most vulnerable populations, including migrants and internally-displaced persons (IPDs). In addition, IOM briefed on the organization’s ...
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Apply Now: Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program 2021-2022

The U.S. Embassy Libya is pleased to announce the call for applications for the 2021-2022 Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) program.   The Fulbright FLTA Program provides young teachers of English as a Foreign Language the opportunity to refine their teaching skills and broaden their knowledge of American cultures and customs while strengthening the instruction ...
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A Message to U.S. Citizens and LPRs Currently in Libya

March 29, 2020 The U.S. Embassy has received inquiries regarding the possibility of repatriation assistance from Libya to the United States. The ongoing civil conflict in Libya; suspension of most commercial aviation service to Tripoli, Misrata, and Benghazi; and lack of regular U.S. diplomatic presence in Libya continue to significantly limit the ability of the ...
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The US Commits $6 million USD in humanitarian assistance to Libya for the COVID-19 response

The US will provide $6 million in additional humanitarian assistance to Libya in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the US Embassy to Libya announced today. These funds will help health officials to prevent the spread of the disease and to respond to those in need who’ve contracted the disease or who are most vulnerable to ...
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U.S. Foreign Assistance in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE MARCH 26, 2020 The U.S. government has rapidly mobilized unprecedented resources to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, both at home and abroad. Today, I am pleased to announce that the United States has made available nearly $274 million in emergency health and humanitarian funding. Along with the ...
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