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BASSMA back to school

BASSMA back to school

Back to School campaign for the benefit of children between 3 and 15 supported by BASSMA BASSMA’s mission is to empower the most destitute families to reach financial and psychological autonomy through a long-term personalized and comprehensive Empowerment Program focusing on Education and Employment. All children have the right to access to basic education. This

The Government of Lebanon endorses Lebanon’s First National Action Plan on UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security

Beirut, Lebanon Thursday, 12 September 2019 (NCLW, United Nations) – The Government of Lebanon has today endorsed, the country’s first National Action Plan (NAP) on UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security, offering a comprehensive national framework for the  long term stability and security of Lebanon and a building block for the


Scientists call for urgent, targeted action to avoid reversing the development gains of recent decades

New relationship between people and nature is needed as climate change and biodiversity loss threaten progress New York, 11 September—Achieving human well-being and eradicating poverty for all of the Earth’s people—expected to number eight and a half billion by 2030—is still possible, but only if there is a fundamental—and urgent—change in the relationship between people


400 Members of the ISF Graduated as Certified Rescuers From Roads for Life’s “Stop the Bleed” Program in August

Roads for Life (RFL) has started organizing a series of training sessions as part of the “Stop the Bleed” program which was launched in July under the patronage of the Minister of Public Health, Minister Jamil Jabak and the Minister of Interior and Municipalities, Minister Raya Haffar El Hassan. Within the first month of launching

Phoenicia Hotel joins hands with the Lebanese Food Bank

Thursday August 8, Beirut, Lebanon – Phoenicia Beirut and the Lebanese Food Bank, a non-profit organization established to reduce malnutrition in Lebanon, have recently launched a new partnership in a signing ceremony which took place at the hotel on Tuesday August 6. Commenting on this recent partnership, Phoenicia Hotel’s General Manager, Mr. Manrique Rodriguez stated