#ForwardWithLebanon: Lebanon and the EU

Since 2011, it feels like most of the work being done by the international community in Lebanon, has been geared towards refugees. While the refugee crisis has required a lot of support from the rest of the world, Lebanese communities haven’t been left out to dry. One example of longstanding partnerships with Lebanese communities across the country, is with the European Union. For years, the EU has helped out in diverse projects that have helped…

“Antwork” Turns One

I've been meaning to write about Antwork for quite some time, and I thought their first anniversary would be a great opportunity to shed the light on this revolutionary co-working space in Lebanon. Add to that the fact that they've just won The Number One Co-Working Space in Beirut and the region given that there were several co-working spaces from neighboring countries, The award is offered by Coworker, the member-powered platform for the global coworking…
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Nadine Labaki ‘s Movie “Capharnaüm (Capernaum)” is Competing for the Palme D’or This Year!

1 month ago
The official selection for the 71st Cannes Film Festival was just announced and Nadine Labaki’s movie “Capharnaüm (Capernaum)” is officially competing for the Palme D’or! The movie was directed Nadine Labaki and co-written by Michelle ...
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Hiking to Protect The Lebanon Mountain Trail!

1 month ago
Fadi Baaklini and Kamal Rizk, a businessman and an architect, are hiking the Lebanon Mountain Trail on a 30 days epic journey in order to help raise funds for the protection of the LMT. Their ...
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Dutch Ambassador Jan Waltmans Joins Eves on Wheels for a Bike Ride in Tripoli Mina

1 month ago
What began as a simple photography project to celebrate women and their bicycles in Tripoli has turned into frequent bike rides around Lebanon, and a regular call to celebrate life with women on bikes. The ...
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Earth Hour Celebrated at City Centre Beirut

1 month ago
I dropped by City Centre Beirut last Saturday to take part in their Earth Hour activation. For those who are not familiar with the movement, Earth Hour is a global initiative that aims at turning ...
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LibanPost Honored Elie Saab with a Stamp

1 month ago
LibanPost unveiled yesterday the latest edition of its collectables stamps, including a stamp dubbed “Elie Saab-Le Timbre” in recognition of the world renowned fashion designer’s accomplishments. The unveiling took place during an exhibition held at ...
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Moophz’s Complete Galactic Plane Featured as NASA’s Astronomy Picture of the Day

1 month ago
Lebanese Astrophotographer Moophz has been producing some awesome shots over the years, yet his latest attempt at achieving a complete perspective of the galactic plane observed throughout all year long has earned him a special ...
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My Dad’s Portrait By The Super Talented Samia Al Homsi Dagher

1 month ago
Samia Dagher is a software engineer from Tripoli but also a highly talented artist who specializes in drawing portraits using ballpoint pens, colored pencils or simply pencils and charcoals. I’ve been following her page for ...
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Mothers in the Lebanese Army Given The Day off

2 months ago
Armed Forces Commander General Joseph Aoun has given all mothers in the military a day off to celebrate Mother’s Day. This will be the first time in the army’s history. Back in September 2017, a ...
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