Education

12-12-2013
BBC Media Action, the broadcaster’s charity wing, will train 50 members of the state news agency LANA from January 2014.
28-11-2013
The government has given the go-ahead for the Ministry of Education to buy 500 temporary classroom units.
26-11-2013
The Ministry of Education has published a list of high schools that have approval to teach an Islamic curriculum.
12-11-2013
Plans to build 10 new schools in Zliten, Sirte, and Bir al-Ghanam were approved today by the Ministry of Education.
06-11-2013
The Ministry of Education says that schools throughout Libya are open, after a call for strikes from a teachers' union to demand better conditions.
05-11-2013
The Al Jebel Al Gharbi University is set to expand, with five new faculties in different parts of the region.
23-10-2013
The TriHuman Resources Development Service of Korea (HRD Korea) says it has signed a deal worth $95m (LD119m) to build a vocational centre, as well as train Libyan nationals in Korea.
26-09-2013
A Turkish firm has been awarded a LD10m ($8m) deal to construct “temporary buildings” to help ease overcrowding on the existing campus.
25-09-2013
A statement released by the Ministry of Education says that pupils from most Arab countries are exempt from paying school fees in Libya.
25-09-2013
A new Ministry of Education statement requests schools not to separate pupils by gender unless they have obtained explicit permission to do so by the ministry.
23-09-2013
The Warriors Affairs Commission (WAC) has signed an agreement with Malaysia's Open University to send 2,000 Libyans for technical and vocational training.
23-09-2013
Libya’s interim government plans to invest €22.4m (LD37.4m) in educational projects in Malta, which includes setting up a vocational training centre on the island.
11-09-2013
The new academic year in Libya began in early September, with schools having to cope with shortages of books, teachers and security issues.
05-09-2013
Government plans to construct 170 new schools throughout Libya have been finalised, and are awaiting approval from the Ministry of Education.
04-09-2013
The ministry has approved six schools to teach an international syllabus for the 2013-4 academic year.