TV Anchors Disappear to Shed Light on Lebanon’s Missing Persons

Over 17,000 people disappeared in Lebanon during the civil war, and little has been done to unveil their fate and comfort their families. In an attempt to shed light on this issue on the International Human Rights Day, TBWA\RAAD teamed up with MTV and brought attention to the matter in an unusual way. I love the message conveyed and I welcome any initiative aimed at shedding light at this matter, as the future seems bleak…
Lebanon

#AFEMENA: The Difference Between Flirting and Harassment

1 year ago
The Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality (AFE) has launched 16 days of activism against Gender based violence and is sharing very powerful and insightful videos to help people understand the difference between flirt and ...
Lebanon

1745: A New Hotline to Report Domestic Violence in #Lebanon

1 year ago
In collaboration with the NGOs KAFA (enough) Violence & Exploitation, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the National Commission For Lebanese Women (NCLW), the Lebanese internal security forces have issued a new hotline “1745” to receive ...
Critiques

So What if Nishan hosted a Male Stripper?

1 year ago
When I saw the video of a male stripper performing on Nishan’s new show on Al Jadeed, I was like why are all these TVs sinking to new lows but then I looked up the ...
Lebanon

#Dawwi_3alGhalat: Himaya Launches New Campaign to Prevent Child Abuse

1 year ago
One out of six kids in Lebanon are victims of a kind of sexual abuse. The number is scary but it’s true and the only way to prevent further child abuse is by reporting them. ...
Lebanon

Divorced Lebanese Women To have Children Listed in Family Register

1 year ago
When a woman gets married in Lebanon, her name is removed from her father’s family register and added to her husband’s. However in the event of a divorce, the woman’s register is moved back to ...
Lebanon

Greenpeace’s #Plastacna Campaign Gains Momentum in Lebanon

1 year ago
It seems like the garbage crisis in Lebanon has only gotten worse over the years, with sustainable solutions to the crisis nowhere to be found and carcinogenic and environmentally deadly solutions being proposed by the ...
Baladi

Twelve Year Old Girl Mechanic Video Goes Viral, Gets Dream Job

1 year ago
A lot of children are forced into child labor in Lebanon, and the authorities have made little progress to reduce child abuse. In fact, things have worsened ever since the Syrian crisis began whether thousands ...
Baladi

Ozzy Ehden: An Amazing Restaurant’s Message

1 year ago
Jacqueline Makari lost her son to illness and decided to open a restaurant and recruit only employees with mental health problems, to make Ozzy the first of its kind in Lebanon and send out an ...
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