I sold a lot of things to be able to eat before CARE intervened, like the microwave and the big television

Fadia* is 46 years old, and her husband Hicham is a carpenter. He worked until the end of 2021 in one of the most important carpentry workshops in Tripoli. “My husband suffers from osteoarthritis in his hands, he can no longer work like before, that’s why he was kicked out,” says Fadia*, a mother ofContinue reading “I sold a lot of things to be able to eat before CARE intervened, like the microwave and the big television”

Children need everything. We can deprive ourselves, even of our medicines, which have become very expensive, but children need a lot to grow up healthy

Lina* is 62 years old and her husband Elie*is 71. Until his retirement a few years ago, Elie* was a school bus driver. “We have never been rich but we have never lived in need. Before the crisis in Lebanon, we did not reach out to anyone. My husband had received his severance pay. MyContinue reading “Children need everything. We can deprive ourselves, even of our medicines, which have become very expensive, but children need a lot to grow up healthy”

“I wonder what I’m going to do when CARE project stops”

Badia is 49 years old. This mother of two, aged 15 and 8, has never worked. She lives with her husband much older than her and her small family, in a small house in Tripoli, consisting of a bedroom, a kitchen, and a bathroom. For all furniture, Badia has only a worn bed and anContinue reading ““I wonder what I’m going to do when CARE project stops””

Press Release: Two-Year Commemoration of the Beirut Blast

Beirut, 4 August 2022-  “May this second commemoration of the Beirut blast be used to give courage and strength to the Lebanese communities to restore a better environment for the future of Lebanon, where everyone can afford their basic necessities,” says Bujar Hoxha. Lebanon today marks the second commemoration of the Beirut Blast. The 2020Continue reading “Press Release: Two-Year Commemoration of the Beirut Blast”

Né à Pristina et miraculé de l’explosion de Beyrouth, Bujar Hoxha met son cœur au travail

CARE US décerne le prix de la résilience au directeur de son bureau au Liban pour le travail de Titan effectué suite à l’explosion qui a ravagé la capitale libanaise Le 4 août dernier, au moment de l’explosion du port de Beyrouth, Bujar Hoxha chef du bureau du CARE International au Liban, avait terminé uneContinue reading “Né à Pristina et miraculé de l’explosion de Beyrouth, Bujar Hoxha met son cœur au travail”

Born in Pristina and a survivor of the Beirut port explosion, Bujar Hoxha puts his heart to work

CARE US office grants its Lebanon Country Director the resilience award for the work of Titan he carried out after the blast On August 4, when the explosion of the Beirut port occurred, BujarHoxha, Country Director of CARE International in Lebanon, had finished an ordinary day of work and had just arrived at the dentist’sContinue reading “Born in Pristina and a survivor of the Beirut port explosion, Bujar Hoxha puts his heart to work”