Migrants and refugees are being subjected to "unimaginable horrors" from the moment they enter Libya, throughout their stay in the country and during their attempts to cross the Mediterranean, according to a new report.
Millions of children, regardless of their status or whereabouts, will be vaccinated against measles, rubella and polio during the National Campaign for Vaccination organised by the government UNICEF, IOM and WHO
Since 2016 there has been a severe shortage of TB medicines in Libya, with more than 1,500 new notifications of TB during 2016-17, including 80 children. The donated medical supplies should cover their treatment for one year.
Libya rejects a European Union's plan to establish migrant centres there to stop asylum seekers arriving in western Europe and it will not be swayed by financial inducements, Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj said.