Tag Archives: Beirut

New emergency humanitarian aid delivery to Lebanon led by 12 major donors and the CMA CGM Foundation

The CMA CGM Foundation is continuing with its efforts to support the people of Lebanon in the face of the country’s ongoing dramatic situation. In particular, it has arranged the transportation of 49 TEU of humanitarian aid as part of its “Containers of Hope” program. All the containers were loaded on board the Aknoul, a

Water supply systems on the verge of collapse in Lebanon: over 71 per cent of people risk losing access to water

BEIRUT, 23 July 2021 – More than four million people, including one million refugees, are at immediate risk of losing access to safe water in Lebanon. With the rapidly escalating economic crisis, shortages of funding, fuel and supplies such as chlorine and spare parts, UNICEF estimates that most water pumping will gradually cease across the country in

Beirut Institute Summit e-Policy Circle 38

On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021 Beirut Institute hosted e-Policy Circle 38 HE Amr Moussa, Former Secretary-General of the Arab League and former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Egypt, HE Andrei Fedorov, Chairman of the Fund for Political Research and Consulting in Russia (ISSA) and Former Deputy Foreign Minister of Russia, Edward Luttwak, Strategist, historian, contractual