Libya

Status
Humanitarian Situation

OCHA - Situation Report - Highlights ()

  • Ceasefire paves the way to ending the conflict and creating conditions for peace and stability.
  • 2020: More than 10,000 migrants and refugees intercepted at sea and returned to Libya, already exceeding all of 2019.
  • COVID-19 cases continue to increase, with 76 per cent increase in confirmed cases in October.
  • Shortages in vaccines across the country put the lives of more than 250,000 children at risk.
Assisting refugees at Tripoli naval base after their interception at sea and return to Libya. (UNHCR/Ahmed Ben Madi)
Assisting refugees at Tripoli naval base after their interception at sea and return to Libya. (UNHCR/Ahmed Ben Madi)

In Focus

Key Content

Libya

WHO Libya biweekly operational update (16-30 November)

General developments: political & security situation · 16 November 2020 - Acting Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Libya Stephanie Williams attended a meeting hosted by Sirte Oil...

Format
Situation Report
Source
Posted
Originally published

Libya

OCHA Libya l Humanitarian Bulletin (October 2020) [EN/AR]

Highlights: • Ceasefire paves the way to ending the conflict and creating conditions for peace and stability. • 2020: More than 10,000 migrants and refugees intercepted at sea and returned to Libya,...

Format
Situation Report
Source
Posted
Originally published

Libya + 5 more

UNHCR Update Libya (20 November 2020) [EN/AR]

Highlights On 19 November, UNHCR evacuated a group of 79 vulnerable asylum-seekers out of Libya to safety in Rwanda, to the Emergency Transit Mechanism (ETM), agreed and set up in mid-2019 by the...

Format
Situation Report
Source
Posted
Originally published

Latest Updates

Maps and Infographics

Most Read

Key Figures

  • People in Need

    1,300,000 44% increase since 16 Feb 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • People Targeted for Assistance

    451,000 50% increase since 16 Feb 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    348,000 31% increase since 3 Dec 2019

    Source: UNICEF
  • Registered Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Libya

    45,255 1% decrease since 30 Oct 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • IDPs

    392,241 5% increase since 5 Apr 2020

    Source: IOM
  • Returnees

    493,716 10% increase since 5 Apr 2020

    Source: IOM

Appeals and Response Plans

Jobs