Bayanat Box, in partnership with UNDP Lebanon, funded by Germany through the German Development Bank (KfW) and supported by SMEX (Social Media Exchange), held the first edition of ‘Bala Fabrakeh’ hackathon at Beirut Digital District on Saturday, June 22, 2019.
72 fishermen are now able to work at sea fully equipped, sell their daily catch, and generate income to support their families and, more widely, Lebanon’s economy thanks to UK aid funding within the framework of the Lebanon Host Communities Support Programme (LHSP), by UNDP in partnership with the Ministry of Social Affairs (MoSA). This project was implemented in collaboration with the Ministry of Public Works and Transport (MoPWT).
On Monday, 27 May 2019, workers from the company Saba Makhlouf gathered on the Corniche of Mina demanding the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to pay their fees for their work in the “Rehabilitation of Mina Corniche (Phase I)” project, executed by the above-mentioned company under a contract signed with UNDP. UNDP wishes to clarify that the contract with Saba Makhlouf ended on 15 March 2019, after having been extended three times.
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UNDP LEAP developed and produced a documentary highlighting the work that the project provided to support and assist the 2018 Parliamentary Elections.
Based on the results of the 2018 Parliamentary Elections, UNDP, through the Lebanese Elections Assistance Project (LEAP) developed a thematic publication on the Gender Key Results related to these elections.

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