SYRIA CRISIS - BEYOND THE BORDERS - Hassan's Story


AKKAR, LEBANON

This agricultural area in northern Lebanon relies heavily on exporting its products. When the conflict in Syria closed off trade routes, farmers like Hassan Awad suffered immensely.

 

With support from donors, UNDP has set up a farmers’ cooperative to help increase productivity. “Before it was hard”, says Hassan. “When UNDP built this nursery, the planting and everything improved.“

 

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https://undp.exposure.so/syria-crisis-beyond-the-borders-1.html#_