Assessment of Migration Governance Capacities of Libya and Selected Countries of Origin
The overall objective of this study is to adequately understand the existing migration flows between Libya
and the main countries of origin of migrants in the country i.e. Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger and Ghana1,
mapping and analysing the compatibility of their social protection mechanisms to explore compatibility
and gaps between them and assess the labour market requirements and skills in demand in Libya based
on the ongoing and upcoming labour market assessment studies. This will be compared with the standards
in force in selected countries of origin.
The study would further identify the sectors and skills with surplus labour in the selected countries of
origin in relation to the nature and scope of demand and protection mechanisms available for migrant
workers in Libya.
The study report will be used as a tool to facilitate the negotiations for bilateral labour agreements
between Libya and the selected countries of origin.