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Lebanon by Peter Biro
22/02/2019 - Photo story
After over seven years of war in Syria, more than 350 000 refugees are still living in makeshift shelter camps in northern Bekaa, a fertile but harsh valley bordering Syria.
29/01/2019 - Photo story
At least 180 000 children are thought to be working across Lebanon, many of them are Syrians. With more than half of Syrian refugees living in extreme poverty, some parents feel they have no choice but to send their children to work in order to put...
02/05/2018 - Blog post
Once a bustling transport link to Syria, the 400 kilometre Lebanese train system was a vital thoroughfare, but since the Lebanese civil war in the 70's, the country’s train tracks serve no function.
27/02/2018 - Video
To respond to the increasing vulnerability and the myriad needs of Syrian refugees in Lebanon, the EU and UK fund a multi-purpose cash programme through the World Food Programme (WFP). Using an innovative electronic card, the most vulnerable refugee...
Breakdance refugee children in Lebanon by UNHCR
11/08/2017 - Video
Syrian refugees and the host community in Lebanon come together in community centres around the country to participate in activities and access services. Mona and Ahmad are outreach volunteers with UNHCR, and support their Syrian refugee community...
08/11/2016 - Blog post
Lebanon’s Bekaa valley is a sweeping fertile plain framed by snow-capped mountains, and the site of magnificent archeological sites, vineyards and green agricultural patches. It is also the temporary home to an estimated 400,000 of Lebanon’s 1.2...