Google’s COVID19 Mobility Reports for Lebanon

There's been a lot of talks in the past few days about Google's Coronavirus mobility reports, which are feeding users' location history to "chart movement trends over time by geography, across different high-level categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential". In simpler terms, Google is feeding from its users' movements to show how visits and length of stay at different places change compared to a…

SPEAK UP COVID: Much-Needed Psychological Support for Health Care Workers

Everyone's talking about providing health care workers with personal protective equipment, but there's another crisis that few are tackling, which is how to mitigate or prevent more serious psychological or mental health issues that health care providers may experience as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The tireless work and self-sacrifices that doctors, nurses and all health care workers are exhibiting shows the best of humanity, but responding to COVID-19 can take an emotional toll,…
Health

AUBMC Launches Pandemic Evaluation Clinic And Center To Counter COVID19 Outbreak

1 day ago
Early last week, The American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) announced that they’re now performing COVID19 tests at their newly established Pandemic Evaluation Clinic And Center. The PECC is located in Building 56, the ...
Critiques

With BDL’s Latest Circular, We Now Have Four Lebanese Lira Rates

2 days ago
Leave it to the BDL geniuses to figure out new ways to screw us over while pretending to “facilitate” cash withdrawals for people. It took me a couple of hours today to understand the latest ...
Baladi

New Video Emerges of Fairouz Reciting a Prayer

2 days ago
Fairouz appeared yesterday in a YouTube Video sitting in her living room reciting a prayer (asking God to save us). It’s not clear if this is a recent recording related to the COVID19 pandemic or ...
Fun

Watch Mini Studio Kids’ Songs on YouTube

1 week ago
If you want to relive your childhood’s iconic/popular songs, or let your kids discover them, Mini Studio has uploaded recently on its YouTube channel over 50 of their best songs with the original music videos. ...
Baladi

Donate to Support Your Country & People – Visit HelpLebanon.com

1 week ago
We’re going through tough times where every dollar/Lira counts. Our economy is crumbling, businesses are shutting down, poverty levels are skyrocketing and on top of all that we have the COVID19 crisis to manage. The ...
Health

Bayte Baytak – A free Airbnb initiative to shelter Red Cross and Medical Heroes during coronavirus crisis

1 week ago
“!كرمال أبطال الجهاز الطبي والصليب الأحمر بيوتنا إلكن” Lebanese always find a way to help each other. But this time, it transcended all expectations. People opening their doors to welcome Lebanese Red Cross volunteers and ...
Baladi

Three Initiatives by Lebanese To Produce Ventilators For #COVID19 Patients

1 week ago
Are there enough ventilators to treat all the patients? This is a question that’s being asked all over the world as the coronavirus pandemic spreads its wings. Ventilators are key to treating critical patients as ...
Téléthon
Health

Calls to applaud the medical staff at 5PM, while MTV Lebanon launches marathon Téléthon day

2 weeks ago
The image has been shared widely around Europe, in France, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands in particular. People stepping out on their balconies and saluting the medical staff working at hospitals, at around 8PM every ...
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