Claiming her rights

March 7th, 2023

Standing on her land

March 7th, 2023

“The power of choice"

March 7th, 2023

Beirut Municipal Social Cell experience: how to mitigate social and protection issues of the vulnerable populations

March 14th, 2022

14 March 222 - Beirut Municipal Social Cell (MSC), a joint initiative of the City of Beirut and UN-Habitat Lebanon Office, offered a webinar last month to present the results of its work on…

UN-Habitat Lebanon signs grant with the World Bank to rebuild areas damaged by the Beirut Port explosion

March 14th, 2022

Beirut, Lebanon, 12 March 2022 -- UN-Habitat has signed an agreement with the World Bank to implement the project Beirut Housing Reconstruction and Cultural and Creative Industries Recovery. The USD…

UN-Habitat marks 15 years supporting Lebanon through urban crisis and development

December 31st, 2021

Beirut, Lebanon, 31 December 2021 - This year, the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) marks 15 years of work in Lebanon. Established in 2006, the UN-Habitat Lebanon Country…

Fostering hope in El Jazzar Street, Sabra, Beirut by improved living conditions

November 29th, 2021

Beirut, Lebanon, November 2021 – UN-Habitat rehabilitated 22 building facades, improved street mobility and safety, and access to basic urban services for residents living in El Jazzar Street, Sabra…

UN-Habitat launches new regional project on climate change to increase the resilience of displaced persons and host communities in Jordan and Lebanon

October 22nd, 2021

Cairo, Egypt -- 20 October 2021 – UN-Habitat’s Regional Office for Arab States together with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for West Asia (UN ESCWA) and UNICEF launched a regional…

Renewable energy proves essential to service continuation of the National HIV and TB Centre in Beirut

October 12th, 2021

Beirut, Lebanon, October 2021 – To support the only National HIV and Tuberculosis (TB) Centre in Lebanon restart its operations after it was severely damaged by the Beirut Port explosion, UN-Habitat…

Beirut Port explosion: a year on Lebanon's capital city struggles to pick up the pieces

August 4th, 2021

Beirut, 4 August 2021 - One year after the devastating Beirut Port explosion has seen Lebanon’s capital city continue to struggle to pick up the pieces. According to a recent UN-Habitat assessment of…

UN-Habitat strives to enhance partnership opportunities for area-based urban recovery projects in Heet

July 21st, 2021

In line with #SDG17, aspiring to strengthen development partnerships, UN-Habitat has successfully mobilized complementary resources for the transformation of the neighbourhood of Al Baker, located on…