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PM Hariri launches the “Warak Beirut” project

PM Saad Hariri launched today from the Grand Serail the “Warak Beirut” project that aims to implement sorting paper and cardboard from the source in public institution buildings in Beirut.  

The UNDP and the European Union Agency for Railway (ERA) launches EUMedRail Action Plan for Lebanon 2018-2020

The EUMedRail project funded by the Directorate-General for Neighborhood and Enlargement (DG NEAR) of the European Commission, has a budget of 2 million euros from 2017 – 2020. The project enables…  

The petroleum legislative framework for Lebanon

Now that Lebanon has signed the first two exploration and production agreements (EPAs) for offshore oil and gas, companies will prepare the groundwork to start drilling at the beginning of 2019.  

The Ministry of Energy and Water launches the “National Guideline for Rainwater Harvesting Systems”

The Ministry of Energy and Water launched a report entitled “National Guideline for Rainwater Harvesting Systems” which is a part of the “National Sector Strategy”.  

The UNDP and IPT Energy Center (IPTEC) launches the Energy Awareness Awards 2018 Under the Patronage and the Presence of His Excellency the Minister of Energy and Water

The Second Edition of the Energy Awareness Awards was launched on Tuesday March 13, 2018, at the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik, in the framework of the Lebanese National Energy Conference.  

UNDP Administrator: Lebanon’s development under pressures due to the Syria Crisis

Achim Steiner, the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP),warns of pressures on Lebanon’s social services, infrastructure and jobs due to the impact of the Syria Crisis as he…  

12th Syria Top Donors Group Meeting in Lebanon

On the occasion of World Blood Donor Day, the United Nations Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) Lebanon and Donner Sang Compter (DSC) organized today a blood drive for UN staff…  

An Urban Suburb with the Capacities of a Village: The Social Stability Context in the Coastal Chouf Area

A new conflict analysis report by the UNDP “Peacebuilding in Lebanon” project, funded by UKDFID introduces the conflict context of this largely urbanized area, which relies heavily on government…  

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