Gender equality is one of the fundamental values of the European Union and the EU is a strong advocate of women’s and girls’ rights within Europe and globally.
/file/eu-support-gender-equality-0_enEU Support to Gender Equality
In Libya, the EU promotes the inclusion of a gender perspective in all projects and finances projects that contribute to gender equality and empowerment of women and girls. EU support focuses on three key areas:
Preventing and combating violence against women and girls;
Promoting the economic and social rights of girls and women;
Strengthening the voice and participation of women and girls in society