Tagged: lebanon

Lebanon: Inauguration of IAPP

  Prepared by UPF Lebanon IAPP Lebanon was launched during a 2-day conference in Beirut on December 13th and 14th 2017. International participants were welcomed at the opening session by a Lebanese parliamentarian representing the Speaker. The Lebanese parliament co-hosted the conference, sending invitations to 5 Arab parliaments. The session in the parliament...

An Afternoon of Lebanese Culture

  By Gregor Sattler, FFWPU Germany Natascha Schellen, who is currently completing her Masters study at the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University, grew up in Lebanon where her parents still live and involve themselves in several peace projects. On 19th November she shared her enthusiasm for her homeland with an international audience at a Lebanese cultural...

Syrian Refugee Aid Program in Lebanon

UPF Lebanon, by Hermine Schellen: Since past 2 Years Lebanon had a great influx of Refugee families coming from Syria. This year the estimated number of Refugees is close to 1.2 Mill. in Lebanon, according to UNHCR. Although the UN, as well as many other organizations like Caritas are trying their best to...