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EU foreign affairs ministers, gathered today in Luxembourg for a Foreign Affairs Council, have condemned Turkey's military action in north east Syria. "We have a common united European Union position … on the developments in the north-east of Syria … there is a clear condemnation from the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 14/10/2019
Mohammad roams the streets of the Beqqa Valley in Lebanon selling tomatoes and cucumbers from his car. "I work, but I don't get far", he says. A Lebanese father of a one-and-a-half-year-old boy and a seven-year-old girl, Mohammad has to provide not only for his family, but also for
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 24/09/2019
Université Saint-Esprit De Kaslik – (USEK) teams up with the European Union funded CEDRO project to implement a sustainable energy strategy at the university level and action plans to mitigate climate change. All this providing positive change to the university community at large.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to LEBANON - Publication date: 12/09/2019
The life of Rita Becassini, aged 33, was transformed when she was asked to organise a day’s hiking in her home village of Tannourine, as part of the Lebanese Mountain Trail (LMT), the country’s greatest hiking route. This trail runs from the North to the South of Lebanon, passing through 76 villages
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to LEBANON - Publication date: 26/08/2019
On Saturday 15 June, the European Union organised children’s activities at the Beirut Hippodrome to help them discover the various aspects of nature and to learn to protect the environment through sports and educational games.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to LEBANON - Publication date: 19/06/2019
Ibrahim and Rayane Koussa, left Nigeria to open a small store which is now, with the help of the European Union (EU), a two-branch business anchored in their extended family in the north of Lebanon. The young couple beneficiated from the Economic and Social Fund for Development (ESFD) which is
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to LEBANON - Publication date: 12/06/2019
Due to an economic crisis that has hit Tripoli hard as well as a huge decline in furniture manufacture, the PSDP programme, funded by the European Union and implemented by Expertise France, has founded Minjara, a shared platform and brand for carpentry businesses, which aims to foster skills and
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to LEBANON - Publication date: 10/06/2019
On Saturday 15 June the second edition of the EU Green Day will take place at the Beirut Hippodrome from 11 am to 9 pm. This event, organized by the EU Delegation in Lebanon, is dedicated to spread awareness about the importance of public green spaces and protecting Lebanon's environment.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to LEBANON - Publication date: 04/06/2019
SAMIR KASSIR AWARD FOR FREEDOM OF THE PRESS On 30th May, the Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon held for the 14 th time the award ceremony of the Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press at the Sursock Palace Gardens in Beirut. The Award is the annual press freedom flagship event
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to LEBANON - Publication date: 31/05/2019