Sabha University held on Thursday an international conference on e-learning, through online video, under the slogan "E-learning amid Covid-19, challenges, and solutions", with the participation of a number of academic institutions from nine countries.

The conference, which is the first of its kind in Libya, discussed challenges facing the educational institutions as many schools in Libya and elsewhere, move to online classes due to the Coronavirus pandemic and the interruption of the educational process.

The participants exchanged experiences and explored ways to optimize on-line learning, with the view to come up with a standard formula that can be applied.

The head of the scientific committee of the e-learning conference, Hassan Abu Hamoud said their aim was to bring together academics and specialists in this field to develop effective legislation and controls for remote learning, to ensure that school educational standards are sustained.