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Lebanon / Beirut. 12 June 12, 2018 – UNICEF Lebanon launches a campaign, advocating for positive parenting to replace violent discipline under the tagline #ENDViolence. The launch was attended by Minister of Social Affairs, Pierre Abou Assi, UNICEF representative in Lebanon, Tanya Chapuisat, child protection sector representatives, partners and key donors including the Delegation of the European Union and the embassies of the United Kingdom, Canada and Denmark. 
An open panel discussion was attended by Pamela Zougheib, Director of Mother and Child Department at the Ministry of Health representing the minister, Director General of Ministry of Justice Judge Maysam Noueiri, General Director of Education in the Ministry of Education and Higher Education Mr. Fadi Yarak, Director General of the Ministry of Social Affairs, Judge Abdallah Ahmad, UNICEF Deputy Representative Violet Speek Warney, and moderated by journalist Giselle Khoury.
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#ENDViolence – UNICEF Lebanon launches a campaign, advocating for positive parenting to replace violent discipline

#ENDViolence – UNICEF Lebanon launches a campaign, advocating for positive parenting to replace violent discipline

  Beirut, 12 June 2018 – Despite the fact that 69% of the Lebanese know it’s harmful to hit a child, more than 6 in 10 children are still subjected to violent discipline every month, across Lebanon. UNICEF is calling on all stakeholders; government, non-government organizations, community- and religious leaders as well as caregivers, to

Microsoft, Injaz launch Innovation Camp to prepare next generation of female IT leaders in Lebanon

  In celebration of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month, Microsoft launched an educational campaign in Tripoli, Lebanon, designed to motivate schoolgirls and female university students to explore careers in the fields of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math).   The Innovation Camp, organized as part of Microsoft’s #MakeWhatsNext global campaign, was held at

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CMA CGM Group commits with Esa to the development of the Lebanese start-ups and becomes SMART ESA’s investment partner

International leader of maritime transport, CMA CGM is pleased to announce the signing of a partnership agreement with the incubator SMART ESA in the presence of Mr. Rodolphe Saadé, Chairman General Manager of CMA CGM Group and ESA General Manager Mr. Stéphane Attali. The CMA CGM Group becomes the first investment partner of Smart ESA

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Berytech & Michel Issa Foundation for Local Development Sign a Memorandum of Understanding to create a Business Innovation Center in Amchit

  With the aim of contributing to the economic development and bringing high value and high impact to the Kesserwan, Jbeil and Northern Kazas, Berytech, represented by its Chairman and CEO Mr. Maroun N. Chammas, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Michel Issa Foundation for Local Development (MIF), represented by its President Dr. Toni Issa, to develop a Business and Innovation Center in Amchit.   The

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Ahliah School – Downtown Beirut inaugurates its exhibition “Five artists in one century”

Artwork reflecting the strong relationship between the artists and the school   Beirut, February 28, 2017: Ahliah School, Downtown Beirut, opened its Centennial Celebration Art exhibition: Five artists in one century, in the presence of the Minister of Education and Higher Education, MP Marwan Hamadeh and MP Atef Majdalani representing Prime Minister Saad Hariri, and

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IHG Academy partners with Notre Dame University in signing ceremony at the Phoenicia Hotel Beirut

January 6, 2017, Beirut – The IHG Academy in Lebanon signed an agreement with Notre Dame University in a ceremony that took place at Phoenicia Hotel Beirut on December 6th. The agreement facilitates internships for Notre Dame University students in the six existing InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) properties in Lebanon as well as offering priority for

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Early Nutrition Education Gains Traction in Lebanon & Region as Ministry of Education Expands Nestlé “Ajyal Salima” Program to 51 More Schools, & Palestine Begins Implementation

Part of Nestlé’s commitment to Promote Healthy Diets and Lifestyles, “Ajyal Salima” so far reached more than 40,000 children in region following its initial launch in Lebanon in 2010 Beirut, 6 October 2016: The American University of Beirut (AUB)-developed “Nestlé Ajyal Salima” nutrition education program, first launched in Lebanon in 2010 and part of the

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