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Increasing response capacity during health emergencies

“Our work is saving the lives of hospital patients, health workers, and the whole community,” said Mohammad Derbaj, director of the medical waste treatment facility in Abbassieh.  


China and UNDP partner in Lebanon to provide business opportunities and access to markets for women and youth

Beirut, 12 August 2021: The Government of China and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are partnering in Lebanon to support COVID-19 socio-economic recovery, particularly targeting women…  


What gets men interested in home-care duty?

To be more accurate, it is a one million thirty-seven six hundred sixty-four-dollar question. This projection is based on research from Khateera.com.  


Kuwait Fund and UNDP team up to support solid-waste management in Lebanon

The Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed today a new agreement to expand support for the environment and local communities in…  


Solar power for women empowerment

“It is the moment when all goes dark and silent where I ask myself: what can I do to fix this?” conveyed Rita-Maria Fahed, 24 years-old from Kfaryachit.  


Japan and UNDP partner to support the sustainable recovery of Lebanon from the Beirut Blast

Beirut – 12 July 2021: The Government of Japan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will support Lebanon’s sustainable recovery, amidst the multiple crises that the country is facing.  


Leaving no one behind in Tripoli

Tripoli, Lebanon’s second largest city and the center of the North Governorate, has been facing immense challenges for decades making it one of Lebanon’s poorest and most marginalized cities.  


The Central Administration of Statistics and UNDP launch 26 district-level statistical reports

Beirut, 29 June, 2021: The Central Administration of Statistics (CAS), with the technical support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), launched today twenty-six statistical reports…  


UNDP and UNEP partner to further support Lebanon's environmental agenda

Beirut, Manama – 17 June, 2021: The United Nations Development Programme in Lebanon (UNDP) and the United Nations Environment Programme West Asia Office (UNEP Regional Office for West Asia) signed a…  


Empowering local women influencers to address sexual & gender-based violence

In response to the worrisome rise of SGBV cases during the COVID-19 crises, the Tripoli Bar Association (TBA), with support from UNDP and UN Women established a hotline offering free legal aid…  

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