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A new Group of Climate Change Champions awarded during the 3rd Annual Ceremony of the Lebanon Climate Act

The 3rd Annual Ceremony of the Lebanon Climate Act was held on Friday September 28th, 2018 at Le Royal Hotel Dbayeh during the 9th International Beirut Energy Forum.  


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…  


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 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…  


Signature of Agreement with Government of Finland

The objective of this Finnish contribution is to support dialogue structures and policy-making bodies to successfully build consensus on national policies, including a national policy responding to…  


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