Libya situation report


13 April 2011 Situation Highlights: The humanitarian situation in Libya continues to be precarious with continued fierce fighting as the number of internally displaced persons inside Libya is reportedly rising, while security concerns continue to hinder widespread access by humanitarian and international partners. Tens of thousands of children were at risk due to the intensified […]


Vital assistance shipped to frontline of conflict


7 April 2011 WFP ship delivers vital humanitarian assistance on behalf of UNICEF and WHO at frontline of Libya conflict A breakthrough for the UN humanitarian operation in Libya has allowed us to reach tens of thousands of people who are caught in the Libyan conflict. World Food Programme (WFP) chartered vessel, Marianne Danica, docked […]


UNICEF mobilises staff and supplies to respond to the humanitarian needs


3 March 2011 Over 100,000 have fled Libya to Tunisia and Egypt to date, and as concern mounts over the influx of returnees and migrant workers to Tunisia, UNICEF is mobilising staff and relief supplies to the western and eastern borders of Libya. The organisation also issued an Immediate Needs Document today, requesting HK$56 million(US$7.2 […]