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UNICEF is providing supplies and technical support to fight COVID-19 in Lebanon

UNICEF is providing supplies and technical support to fight COVID-19 in Lebanon

Beirut, 6 April 2020 – UNICEF has procured and delivered medical supplies to 194 Primary Health Care Centres to support the healthcare frontline workers and population at risk in Lebanon. This includes 650,000 pairs of gloves, 830,000 surgical masks, 34,000 N95 respirator masks, 26,750 gowns and 3,000 infra-red thermometers, among other health items. UNICEF has

Global survey launched in Lebanon to assess the situation of children and women

The Central Administration of Statistics launches in partnership with UNICEF The Lebanon Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2020 Beirut, 28 February 2020 – The Central Administration of Statistics (CAS) and UNICEF Lebanon announced today the beginning of the data collection fieldwork for the Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) to assess the well-being of children and women

UNICEF provides cash support to more than 40,000 Lebanese children in the context of the current crisis

Beirut, 19 February 2020 –Lebanon’s deteriorating economic situation is threatening the livelihoods of the most vulnerable Lebanese households, putting children and young people’s education, protection and health at risk. UNICEF with partners have activated a cash assistance programme to support approximately 40,000 children from 15,000 Lebanese families. Working with the National Poverty Targeting Program (NPTP),

The Ministry of Public Health and the Lebanese Pediatric Society urge parents to get their children vaccinated against measles

WHO and UNICEF call for collective actions to fight measles during outbreak February 17, 2020 – The recent measles vaccination campaign launched back in December following the outbreak that has spread across Lebanon have many parents concerned. The Ministry of Public Health, along with the Lebanese Pediatric Society, WHO and UNICEF are very concerned about

Closing of the project “Capacity Building and Mentorship for Youth in Akkar, North Lebanon, and Beirut-Mount Lebanon”: enhancing the capacity of the youth for a better community

Beirut, Thursday February 6, 2020 – EMPOWER held the closing event of the project “Capacity Building and Mentorship for Youth in Akkar, North Lebanon, and Beirut-Mount Lebanon” at Sin El Fil Municipality in the presence of representatives from UNICEF, EMPOWER, Mada Association, and beneficiaries of the project who came from Akkar, Tripoli, Chouf and Beirut.

UNICEF calls on all stakeholders to put children first and ensure their safeguarding in these times of crisis in Lebanon

Statement by Yukie Mokuo, UNICEF Representative in Lebanon Beirut, 10 January 2020 – “As the new year begins, it is time for all of us to put children first and ensure their safeguarding in these times of crisis in Lebanon. All of us –national and international institutions, civil society, private sector, communities, families— must act

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