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UNDP and Bank Audi Launch the Moto Ambulance Project in Partnership with the Ministry of Interior and Municipalities and LBCI

In partnership with the Ministry of Interior and Municipalities and LBCI, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and Bank Audi have announced the launch of the Moto Ambulance project pertaining…  


#StepUP – Partners launch an initiative to support “Women’s Economic Participation”

In the presence of Minister of Social Affairs, Dr. Richard Kouyoumjian, Ambassador of Canada to Lebanon, H.E. Ms. Emmanuelle Lamoureux, Executive Director of Middle East Development Programming, Mr.…  


Launching the "Socioeconomic Benefits of Mine Action in Lebanon: A Case for Sustained Support" Study

In partnership with the Lebanon Mine Action Center, the EU, and the American University of Beirut, the UNDP launched the report on the socio-economic benefits of mine action in Lebanon as a case for…  


National workshop on Mechanisms for Social Stability in Lebanon More than 700 participants from 38 municipalities

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Lebanon, in partnership with the Ministry of Social Affairs, held a national workshop on social stability mechanisms on Tuesday 19 March 2019 at the…  


United Nations calls for sustained support to Syrians and the region ahead of Brussels conference

(Brussels, 13 March 2019) – On the eve of the foreign ministers’ meeting at the third Brussels Conference on Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region, three UN Principals today warned that the…  


2019 Lebanon Crisis Response Plan appeals for US $2.62 billion

BEIRUT, Lebanon, 31 January 2019 – Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri, together with UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator Philippe Lazzarini and caretaker Minister of Social Affairs Pierre Bou…  


Press Release Landmine Monitor 2018

Landmines and ERW caused 7239 casualties, mostly civilians, in 2017 worldwide.  


Joint efforts towards support of the UN 2030 agenda and SDGs in Lebanon

On Wednesday December 19th, 2018, UNDP and Global Compact Network Lebanon (GCNL) signed an MOU following a Human Rights Panel, marking the beginning of a fruitful partnership, aiming at facilitating…  


Embassy of Japan and UNDP conduct a joint field mission to Qab Elias, Bekaa

With the support from the Government of Japan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has implementing the project ‘Social Stabilization through Comprehensive Agricultural Support for Refugee…  


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.  

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