NGO bulletins

Rotary clubs join hands to feed Tripoli

Rotary clubs join hands to feed Tripoli

In light of the compelling economic conditions, and on the occasion of the Glorious Easter and the blessed month of Ramadan, the Rotary Beirut Cedars Club, in cooperation with the Rotary Clubs of Tripoli, Tripoli – Al-Mina, Tripoli – Maarad and Tripoli – Cosmopolis, initiated the distribution of food boxes to families from Tripoli and

“Shedding light on your heart health to brighten up your life” Campaign Breathes New Life into Heart Failure Care

Lebanese Society of Cardiology, World Heart Federation, and AstraZeneca  aim to transform Heart Failure prevention, diagnosis, and treatment Beirut, 5 May 2021: The Lebanese Society of Cardiology (LSC), the World Heart Federation (WHF), and AstraZeneca have launched the “Shedding light on your heart health to brighten up your life” campaign to help improve Heart Failure

Lebanon Solidarity Fund Grants Support to 43 Institutions and Spaces

Beirut, 30th April 2021 Culture Resource (Al-Mawred Al-Thaqafy) and the Arab Fund for Arts and Culture – AFAC are pleased to announce the selection of 43 cultural institutions and spaces which will benefit from their joint support initiative, the Lebanon Solidarity Fund. The two regional funding bodies had embarked on their first collaboration in May 2020 to support arts and

Insure & Match Capital Celebrates the Achievements of the USAID MENA Investment Initiative

Beirut, Lebanon – April 27th, 2021 –Insure & Match Capital (IM Capital) celebrated the achievements under the Middle East and North Africa Investment Initiative (MENA II), a $20 million program funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Launched in 2014, the program is dedicated to providing matching capital, equity guarantees and crucial

UN-Habitat and UNICEF promote uptake of jointly collected data on disadvantaged urban neighbourhoods by municipalities and other stakeholders across Lebanon

Beirut, 28 April 2021. UN-Habitat and UNICEF have held a series of over 15 interactive workshops across Lebanon to promote uptake of the jointly collected neighbourhood profile data and use of an easy-to-navigate online portal by local authorities, other United Nations agencies, local and international NGOs, and civil society groups. The profiles are multisectoral assessments

RIF Trust expands its humanitarian efforts in the holy month of Ramadan

RIF Trust distributed Iftar meal boxes in local labour camps as part of His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum’s 100 Million Meals Campaign RIF Trust donates AED 40,000 to St Vincent and the Grenadines relief efforts after the La Soufriere volcanic eruption (Dubai, United Arab Emirates – April 27th, 2021) – Embracing the spirit

Launch of UNEP ROWA’s “Designers for the Future Competition” in collaboration with fashion designer Rami Kadi and Jamalouki Magazine

We are pleased to share with you the launch of “Designers for the Future Competition” for young designers in all Arab states, organized by UNEP Regional Office for West Asia (ROWA), in collaboration with Lebanese-American fashion designer Rami Kadi (UNEP Goodwill Ambassador for Sustainable Fashion) and regional magazine Jamalouki. This competition aims to highlight the ability to create innovatively while remaining environmentally friendly

IOM and Government of Japan to Provide Community and Health Support to Vulnerable Groups in Lebanon

22 April 2021, BEIRUT – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) today launched a one-year project “Enhancing Community Stability, Livelihood Provision and Health Assistance to Vulnerable Communities” with funding from Japan which amounts to 900,000 US dollars approximately. The project aims to strengthen the human security of vulnerable communities in North Lebanon, the Bekaa and

UN’s Najat Rochdi announces the UN Vaccination Program for its UN Personnel and designated Dependents in Lebanon

21 April 2021 Beirut, Lebanon UN Deputy Special Coordinator, Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Lebanon, Ms. Najat Rochdi, announced today the arrival from the UN headquarters of the first batch of 15,000 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca (AZ) vaccine that will be used in the soon-to-be launched vaccination programme intended for its UN Personnel and recognized