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Strengthening Local Capacities for Resilience and Recovery in Libya June 2019 Update

UNDP's project 'Strengthening local capacities for Resilience and Recovery' is a three-year initiative aiming at supporting local authorities in Libya to respond to the many conflict and human mobility induced challenges - by strengthening the local resilience and recovery mechanisms - that impact negatively people access to essential services, sources of jobs and livelihoods, the social cohesion and security of communities.

The project is built around 3 outputs:

( 1) Better provision of basic services at local level and increase access for most vulnerable groups from host communities - including Internally Displaced Populations (IDPs) and returnees - as well as migrants and refugees is ensured;

(2) local authorities and administrations a re supported in fulfilling their role and responsibilities with a focus on enforcing local stability and community security;

(3) local economic recovery/ development, including job creation and livelihoods a re supported.

Implemented in partnership with Tatweer Research.

Implemented directly by UNDP with focus on the following targeted municipalities:

Tripoli, Benghazi a nd Sebha (2M USD each), Sabratha, Murzuq, AI Kufrah (1M USD each), with O.SM USD for Ajdabiya.

Source: UN Development Programme