The fragmentation of Libya and its descent into civil war, which began following the 2011 uprisings and NATO intervention, has had as yet unquantified consequences for its environment. Islamic State targeted oil infrastructure and urban areas have seen severe damage with governmental collapse resulting in the loss of environmental oversight and basic services. Read the Libya briefing.


Country brief: Libya

A brief introductory overview of the environmental dimensions of Libya’s conflict, with facts, figures and further reading.


Twitter: #Libya

New blog | Satellite imagery shows three coastal #oil spills in the past month from Derna power and desalination plant, eastern #Libya. The latest sign of its increasingly dysfunctional energy infrastructure 1/3 #OSINT #OOTT h/t @Libya_OSINT

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