Environment Minister is Blaming Syrian Refugees For Rising Air Pollution

There's no doubt that Lebanon is facing an environmental emergency due to the presence of over one million Syrian refugees, but to claim that one of the key reasons for that is the Syrian crisis is quite absurd to say the least. We are living in an environmental catastrophe on all levels in Lebanon, and for key reasons that have nothing to do with the refugees: We've been polluting our rivers for years, mainly the…

Adam is a 17 Year Old Running The Beirut Marathon To Support Free Mental Health Care

For the first time this year, a 17 year old will be taking part in the 42.195 km run at the Beirut Marathon and he's doing it for a good cause, a cause that touches 25% of the Lebanese population and yet is hugely sidelined by the vast majority in our society. Adam is running to help raise funds for IDRAAC and set up a free mental health clinic dedicated to offer treatment and awareness…
Critiques

Lebanese Mothers Protest Near Ministry of Environment

1 month ago
A group of Lebanese mothers took the streets to protest against the ongoing garbage crisis and its adverse effects on children. The mothers had shared earlier highlighting the dangers of burning trash which, aside from ...
Critiques

Reviewing Doctors Online: With or Against?

1 month ago
Whenever people want to consult a doctor in Lebanon, they rely on word of mouth and ask their friends and family members about the “best” doctor in town. Most of the time, this doctor (a7san ...
Baladi

A Zero Waste Lebanon

1 month ago
“There is absolutely no need for incinerating, no need for landfills. If we perceive garbage as a useful resource, we can enrich our nature and our country”. If you still think recycling will never work, ...
Critiques

Recycling is the Ultimate Solution to Lebanon’s Garbage Crisis, and it’s Super Easy to Implement!

1 month ago
We are all excited about finally getting a Lebanese president but the garbage crisis is still out there with no solutions in sight. In fact, there is a solution that’s been out there ever since ...
Baladi

A Lebanese Heart Surgeon Treats Refugees For Free Once Per Week

1 month ago
Issam al-Rassi is a Lebanese surgeon and is currently dedicating one day every week to treat Syrian and Palestinian refugees for free. Dr El-Rassi is the Chief of Pediatrics Cardiac Surgery at the Children’s Heart ...
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203 Blood Units Collected During Achoura by DSC Lebanon & Who is Hussain

1 month ago
For the fourth year in a row, Who is Hussain? and Donner Sang Compter Lebanon organized a blood drive in Haret Hreik in commemoration of Ashoura. This special blood drive aims to encourage those who ...
Baladi

Lebanese Health Ministry To Cover Breast Reconstruction Operations

2 months ago
Lebanon’s Health Minister announced on October 1 that the government will “cover the expenses of breast reconstruction operations after mastectomies for patients benefiting from the ministry‚Äôs services”. This means that Lebanese women without private insurance ...
Health

Inside Bouar’s Governmental Hospital

2 months ago
A video was shared yesterday showing three people visiting Bouar’s Governmental Hospital and not finding anyone inside the hospital. They were rushing their injured friend to ER but did not find anyone, so they went ...
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