Tag Archives: Beirut Explosion

Free telemedicine services for Lebanese – COVID, mental health, etc.

Free telemedicine services for Lebanese – COVID, mental health, etc.

Heal Beirut (www.healbeirut.com) offers free international telehealth services provided by US healthcare providers. All within Lebanon are eligible to sign up for free, unlimited sessions in Arabic, English, or French with services ranging from Mental Health to COVID-related questions and General Medical Questions.  Heal Beirut was founded in the aftermath of the Beirut explosion with the

UN-Habitat announces cash for rent payments to 800 vulnerable families affected by the Beirut Blast

Beirut, 8 December 2020. Four months have passed since the devastating Beirut Port explosions. Many remain displaced and are living in temporary accommodation, shared shelters or at the homes of their friends and families. Countless families continue to live in their damaged homes – despite risk of their collapse, due to fear of losing their

USAID – Funded IM Capital Launches من_قلبي_دعم_لبيروت# Initiative Post Beirut Explosion to Support Impacted Businesses and Families

Beirut, Lebanon – October 2020. Insure & Match Capital (IM Capital), an investment entity created under the Middle East North Africa Investment Initiative (MENA-II), funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), launched من_قلبي_دعم_لبيروت# (Heartfelt Support To Beirut), an emergency relief initiative to support Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs), as well as families

Learn more about Nusaned’s “Goods In Need for Beirut” program

Beirut, December, 2020: The 4th of August port explosion has had a tremendous impact on Beirut’s community. Hundreds of thousands of people needed immediate help. Civil society organizations instantly assisted the community by providing them with basic necessities. Today, around 4 months after the tragic event that shattered Beirut, thousands of people are still greatly


Beirut, 07-Dec-2020: In the midst of the highly volatile socio-economic environment Lebanon is facing, Sécurité Assurance one of the leading insurance companies, is weathering the storm. Not only has the company maintained a healthy financial standing, but it has once again shown its solidarity with the Lebanese people. In fact, Securite Assurance was among the

Citi Foundation donates US$ 200,000 to the Lebanese Red Cross

Funds supported emergency relief efforts in response to explosion in Beirut and communities in need impacted by Covid-19 pandemic Beirut, Lebanon – Citi Foundation announced that it donated US $200,000 to the Lebanese Red Cross to support emergency relief efforts in response to the explosion that occurred in Beirut on August 4, 2020 and Covid-19 relief

Fashion & Art Converge to Raise Funds for Lebanon With Auction of Unique Pieces Donated by Figures Across the Cultural Sphere

Starring Emma Stone’s Elie Saab Dress Last Worn on the Oscars Red Carpet, Geri Halliwell’s Showstopping Costume from Spice Girls Debut Single ‘Wannabe’ & a Bracelet Gifted by Art World’s ‘Enfant Terrible’ Damien Hirst Open for Bidding from 7 – 15 December “Lebanon is home to an artistic community whose contributions to the cultural landscape

More than 48,000 people affected by the Beirut explosions starting to receive UNICEF emergency cash grants

BEIRUT, 23 November 2020 – UNICEF announced the beginning of the Emergency Cash Grant distribution for the first 48,000 recipients, aiming to reach up to 80,000 children and vulnerable individuals affected by the Beirut Port explosions, as soon as possible.  The cash grant is being transferred via OMT branches across Beirut. However, many eligible households have still