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  • 02 Apr 2014
    UK donates £5 million to UNDP’s Host Communities Programme

    British Ambassador to Lebanon Tom Fletcher along with UN Humanitarian and Resident Coordination and UNDP Resident Representative in Lebanon, Ross Mountain visited the village of Bar Elias in the Bekaa region on April 1st 2014 in order to announce new aids donated by the UK government to assist the Lebanese communities hosting Syrian Refugees.

  • 01 Apr 2014
    UK donates £5 million to UNDP’s Host Communities Programme

    British Ambassador to Lebanon Tom Fletcher visited Bar Elias in the Bekaa region where he announced a new commitment of £5 million of UK funding to UNDP’s Host Communities Programme. The programme will address the need for increased delivery of basic services in the areas most affected by the Syrian refugee influx.

  • 26 Mar 2014
    Help Syrian Refugees and Lebanese in Host Communities get medical care

    The ongoing conflict in Syria has caused close to one million people to flee to neighbouring Lebanon. In a country with a population of little over 4 million, this influx is threatening the already existing infrastructure, and putting enormous pressure on social services, such as healthcare.

  • 21 Mar 2014
    Lebanon cannot bear brunt of Syrian refugee crisis alone, UN relief official warns

    Massive international support is crucial as the number of Syrian refugees in Lebanon continues to rise and is on track to reaching 1.5 million by the end of this year, a senior United Nations humanitarian official stressed today.

  • 11 Feb 2014
    Ross Mountain visits Syrian Refugees in the Bekaa & Akkar

    The newly appointed United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator and Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Lebanon, Mr. Ross Mountain visited the Syrian tented settlements in the Bekaa area on Saturday February 8, 2014 and in Akkar on Tuesday February 11, 2014 in order to monitor the ongoing humanitarian and development efforts there.

  • 23 Dec 2013
    Common Vision towards a sustainable and Comprehensive Economic Future

    Under the patronage and presence of H. E. Mr. Adnan Mansour, Minister of foreign Affairs, the Association of Local Economic Development Agency in Beirut Southern Suburbs (ALEDA BSS) in cooperation with the United Nations Development Programme –ART GOLD project in Lebanon organized a launching ceremony of the event “Together for Sustainable and Comprehensive Economic Development”

  • 09 Dec 2013
    Lebanese Host Communities Steering Committee Meeting

    Under the patronage and presence of the Minister of Social Affairs Mr. Wael Abou Faour, the first meeting of the Host Communities Steering Committee was launched under the framework of UNDP and MOSA joint project “Supporting Lebanese Communities affected by the Syrian Crisis” on Monday December 9th at the Ministry of Social Affairs (MoSA).

  • 05 Nov 2013
    Building resilience to save the future UN agencies to scale-up their “development response” to the Syria crisis

    At the end of UN Agencies meetings over two days, Regional Directors and Representatives of 22 agencies of the United Nations agreed to launch a collective “development response” to the Syria crisis to complement ongoing humanitarian efforts centered around providing life-saving relief to displaced Syrians, inside Syria and in neighboring countries.

  • 24 Oct 2013
    Training workshop to promote the tourism sector in Baalbek Municipalities Union and in Deir El Ahmar Municipalities Union

    The United Nations Development Program in collaboration with Baalbek Municipalities Union and Deir El Ahmar Municipalities Union and with the support of the European Union is launching a program on the importance of the tourism sector to develop the capacities of the municipalities, the small and medium size businesses as well as the local organizations.

  • 11 Jun 2013
    US$ 1.7 Billion Appeal to Assist Spiraling Number of Refugees from Syria and Affected People in Lebanon

    The Government of Lebanon (GoL), the United Nations and its humanitarian partners issued a fifth revised appeal for Lebanon today for over US$ 1.7 billion, including US$ 450 million presented by the GoL for direct support to national institutions and essential public services. The “Regional Response Plan (RRP) for Syrian Refugees” engaging over 60 humanitarian organizations, led by the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), extends requirements to cover the period January to December 2013.

  • 05 Mar 2013
    Announcement of media Partnership between UNDP and Al-Jadeed TV

    The United Nations Development Programme and Al-Jadeed Television announced a new partnership on Monday to promote Live Lebanon, an initiative that connects Lebanese individuals with associations around the world committed to local development projects.

  • 04 Mar 2013
    UNDP Live Lebanon and Al Jadeed TV Partnership

  • 04 Mar 2013
    Launching of the "Lebanese Host Communities Support Programme”

    In response to the Syrian Crisis and the increasing influx of Syrian displaced to Lebanon, the Ministry of Social Affairs in coordination with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), organized a press conference to launch the "Lebanese Host Communities Support Programme" on 28 February.

  • 04 Feb 2013
    UN Partners with Al-Jadeed TV to Support 'Live Lebanon” Initiative

    Within the framework of “Live Lebanon” initiative by the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with Bank of Beirut and the Arab Countries (BBAC), UNDP in cooperation with the UN Information Centre in Beirut are organizing a press conference to launch a one-year partnership with Al-Jadeed TV and sign a memorandum of understating with the TV Chairman Tahseen Khayat. The press conference will take place on Monday 4 March 2013, at 12:00 PM, at the Movenpick Hotel (Mistral Room I), Beirut.

  • 30 May 2012
    Inaugurating the GIS Platform of Tripoli

  • 29 Oct 2011
    TrainingWorkshop for National Religious Leaders on the “Response to HIV/AIDS”

    Under the patronage of H.E Minister of Public Health Dr. Mohamed Jawad Khalifeh and with the presence of UNDP Country Director Mr. Seifeddine Abbaro representing UNDP Resident Representative Ms. Marta Ruedas, the National Aids Control Program and the United Nations Development Program, in cooperation with the HIV/AIDS Regional Program in the Arab States, organized from 27 through 29 October a training workshop for national religious leaders on HIV/AIDS, at the Safir Heliopolitan Hotel.

  • 19 Apr 2011
    UNDP-ART GOLD Lebanon improves the quality of the educational services at two public schools in Bint Jbeil and Marjeyoun Cazas

    UNDP-ART GOLD South Lebanon in partnership with “Les Amis du Liban à Monaco” will inaugurate the newly equipped and rehabilitated theatre at the Bint Jbeil elementary mixed public school. This falls under the ART GOLD project entitled "Upgrading the educational services and extra-curricular activities at the public schools of Bint Jbeil and Blat in South Lebanon".

  • 12 Apr 2011
    launching of the “Media Development” programme

  • 02 Dec 2010
    University students participate in the "AID, DON’T DISCRIMINATE” Radio/TV competition

    “HIV/AIDS is a disease that does not discriminate between sex, color, or religion. As nobody is immune to any disease, we have to stand united in the fight against the AIDS epidemic” said UN Resident Coordinator in Lebanon, Ms. Marta Ruedas on the occasion of World AIDS Day, during the award giving ceremony of the “Aid, don’t discriminate” Radio/TV competition on HIV/AIDS.

  • 30 Jan 2009
    Increase Vaccination coverage for children from 31% to 95% in Deir Amar

    Under the patronage of H.E. Dr. Mohammad Jawad Khalifeh, Minister of Public Health, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Italian Embassy in cooperation with the Municipality of Deir Amar are pleased to invite you to attend the launching ceremony of Health clinic in Deir Amar on 30 January 2009 at 1:30 pm.

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