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Improving livelihoods

The Environment and Energy (E&E) Programme works closely with the Government of Lebanon to provide policy support for more effective environment and energy management. The programme also works with local communities and civil sector organisations to improve livelihoods through improved natural resource management. Our aim is to move Lebanon towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) more specifically Goal 7 on environmental sustainability. The programme is funded by several donors and also collaborates with the private sector.   

12%

of renewable energy by 2020

is the government of Lebanon's target with the support of UNDP.

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The EUMedRail project funded by the Directorate-General for Neighborhood and Enlargement (DG NEAR)…

Now that Lebanon has signed the first two exploration and production agreements (EPAs) for offshore…

The Ministry of Energy and Water launched a report entitled “National Guideline for Rainwater…

Under the Patronage of the Minister of Energy and Water, and in cooperation with UNDP, and Beirut…

The Second Edition of the Energy Awareness Awards was launched on Tuesday March 13, 2018, at the…

Achim Steiner, the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP),warns of…

The Akkar district is distinguished by large coastal plains and rolling mountain chains. Within…

Tal Abbas El Gharbi is one of the villages targeted by the UNDP project funded by the Government of…

The Bekaa Valley, in the east of Lebanon, is a wide sweep of fertile land running between the Mount…

Kfarnabrakh is a village in Chouf, Mount Lebanon that lies between two large springs, Al Barouk and…

The urban environment, in which all cities strive, is mainly powered by electricity. This driving…

The Syrian conflict is arguably the most tragic humanitarian crisis of our time. Since 2011, half of…

Human activities commonly affect the distribution, quantity, and chemical quality of water…

Lebanon is approaching the red zone as far as fresh water resources are concerned. The mismanagement…

The objective of this report is to complement the analysis conducted to this point, across three key…

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Environmental safeguards forms to support municipalities and stakeholders in line with the…

Environmental safeguards forms to support municipalities and stakeholders in line with the…

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