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Human Development Indices and Indicators: 2018 Statistical Update

The Human Development Report Office (HDRO) will release the Human Development Indices and Indicators: 2018 Statistical Update, which includes UNDP’s signature index, the Human Development Index (HDI)…  


Announcement

The GEF Small Grants Programme-UNDP is accepting proposals in the three thematic areas: 1- Biodiversity 2- Land degradation 3- Climate Change 4- International Water 5- Chemicals Deadline for…  


Lebanon receives €1Million grant towards Tripoli Bus Network

Under the framework of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and European Investment Bank (EIB) cooperation agreement, an initiative for a Quick Win project was implemented in Lebanon in…  


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…  

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