“In Akkar, We Are Born, We Live And We Die In Poverty”

Omar is among the survivors of Sunday’s explosion. Wearing bandages on his calves and forearms, he was among the rare casualties who were slightly burnt.  He saw his brother and his cousin transformed before his eyes into living torches. Still in shock, Omar talks about the explosion. “The gasoline that came from the tank wasContinue reading ““In Akkar, We Are Born, We Live And We Die In Poverty””

“We Are So Poor That My Brothers Died For a Few Drops of Gasoline”

Dawsseh is a poor and remote village in Akkar, the poorest caza in Lebanon and the one with the largest number of Syrian refugees. In Dawsseh, four people were killed in Sunday explosion, two brothers in each family. Mouein Chreiteh is receiving condolences in a tent erected at the entrance of his house as isContinue reading ““We Are So Poor That My Brothers Died For a Few Drops of Gasoline””

CARE International In Lebanon: “We have never seen as much people in need”

#WeCare4Beirut Cela fait un an qu’une terrible déflagration ravageait le port de Beyrouth au Liban. C’est un stock de centaines de tonnes de nitrate d’ammonium qui a explosé, provoquant plus de 200 morts, des milliers de blessés et de sans-abri. Le pays vit depuis cette date fatidique une crise sans précédent, une crise à multiples facettes. SiContinue reading “CARE International In Lebanon: “We have never seen as much people in need””

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”

Syrians Struggle to Pick up Pieces after Beirut Explosion

Refugees in Lebanon’s capital were already up against it. However, the massive explosion in August has made their tragedy even starker, writes Richard Spencer It was Lebanon’s worst disaster in a year of disasters. But the port explosion that damaged much of east Beirut in August has turned out to be an especially cruel blowContinue reading “Syrians Struggle to Pick up Pieces after Beirut Explosion”

Financial Literacy training | AFDAL II project

سيدات وفتيات يشاركن في دورة تدريبية في منطقة كفرتون – عكار ، حول الثقافة المالية وعمليات التمويل، وذلك ضمن اطار مشروع دعم المزارعين وسبل العيش “أفضل” تنفذه منظمة كير الدولية  في شمال وجنوب لبنان، والممول من الوزراة الألمانية الفدرالية للتعاون الاقتصادي والانماء بدعم من برنامج الأغذية العالمي، وبالشراكة مع جمعية انماء القدرات في الريف وContinue reading “Financial Literacy training | AFDAL II project”