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UNDP and IDEANCO Collaborate to Solve Climate Change Challenges

Beirut, Lebanon – The idea innovator company, Ideanco, signed a memorandum of understanding with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Lebanon, to strengthen work on climate change, and…  


The United Nations, the Sexual and Gender-based Violence Taskforce and the National Commission for Lebanese Women Launch a 16-Day Campaign Against Gender-based Violence

Today begins the global 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) (25 November-10 December). On this occasion, the United Nations System in Lebanon, the Sexual and Gender-based Violence…  


Building Forward an Inclusive and Accessible Lebanon

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) launched today a new initiative and call to support persons with…  


Rafik Hariri University Hospital, UN Lebanon and Partners Urge Individuals and Sectors to Abide by Preventive Measures to Contain the Alarming Spread of the Coronavirus

The Director of Rafik Hariri University Hospital (RHUH), Dr Firass Abiad, together with doctors, nurses and technical staff from the Corona Team, have joined forces with UN Lebanon and partners in…  


UNDP Report: People’s recovery, especially the most marginalized, must be prioritized over physical reconstruction in response to the Beirut port explosion

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched a new report today arguing that recovery efforts from the Beirut port explosion of 4 August must look beyond the reconstruction of buildings…  


UNDP and Executive Magazine to Host a Series of Expert Roundtables on Corruption Challenges in Lebanon

Beirut - 3 September 2020, The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is partnering with Executive Magazine to convene, during this month, four virtual expert roundtables that will examine key…  


UNDP Supports the Operation of COVID-19 Isolation Centres

Friday, August 28, 2020, Today the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) Deputy Resident Representative, Mr. Mohammad Salih visited the Covid-19 Isolation Centre in Maad, Mount Lebanon, along…  


UNDP and Executive Magazine partner to advance dialogue on addressing corruption in Lebanon

Beirut, 20 August 2020 – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Executive Magazine, a leading economic, financial, and business magazine in Lebanon, announced today a new partnership to…  


UNDP to focus on inclusive recovery as it supports Lebanon following the Beirut blast catastrophe

Beirut – In the aftermath of the devastating explosion in the port of Beirut, immediate support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will prioritize the restoration of livelihoods and…  


UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator Assesses Immediate Response and Support Needed Following Beirut Blast

Beirut, 6 August 2020 -- The United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator and Deputy Special Coordinator for Lebanon, Ms. Najat Rochdi expressed her heartfelt condolences and best wishes for…  

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