Since June 2011, Common Purpose has been running a European
Union programme of capacity building support in Libya.
This programme financed by the European Union's Instrument for
Stability was set up to respond to early Libyan requests for
support with training on leadership, organisational and other
Twenty eight courses and workshops have been run over the first
twelve months of this programme and over 1,000 people have
participated. Of the people who attended the courses 58% were
men and 42% women. Courses have been run in Benghazi, Derna,
Tripoli, Al Bayda and most recently Misrata.
For the most recent update on the programme, please download the
Why not read the article published in October 2012 in the
Libya Herald on the project?
For more information about the project, please email Alison Coburn, CEO of Common Purpose
For press enquiries, please email Isabella
Betkowski or call +447958560943.