Lebanon Press Release
|05/01/2020 - 04:03||
IITE - Institute for Information Technologies in Education
IESALC - International Institute for Higher Education in Latin America and the Caribbean MGIEP - Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development.
|04/30/2020 - 21:42||
UNRWA in Jordan Launch Comprehensive "Education Cannot Wait" Distance Learning Programme
UNRWA student Omar Iyad Mohammed uses a distance learning platform from his home in Jabal el Hussein refugee camp, Jordan.
|04/30/2020 - 13:53||
School Meals During School Closures
Visuals to counter COVID-19 - Download and Share Audio resources to counter disinformation Open access to facilitate research and information on COVID-19 Resources for Documentary Heritage Professionals.
|04/30/2020 - 12:25||
New Study: COVID-19 condemns millions of women to poverty, when they could be a solution to prosperity
The majority of women around the world work in low-paid positions, the informal economy, or in agriculture jobs with few protections. These are the sectors that are being worst hit by the economic impacts of COVID-19, and as the crisis drags on and worsens across the Global South, millions will be left without work, and in poverty.
|04/30/2020 - 08:42||
Unit4 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Discover why the Nonprofit industry has a major opportunity and explore what leading organizations are doing to seize it.
|Unit 4 Agresso|
|04/30/2020 - 02:26||
MDC extends closures and trout-tag waiver due to COVID-19
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Following state and federal guidance, the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is extending the temporary closures of its facilities and cancellations of its public events and programs through April 30. MDC will reassess the situation at that time.
|04/29/2020 - 13:51||
USTR Releases Annual Special 301 Report on Intellectual Property Protection and Review of Notorious Markets for Counterfeiting and Piracy
Washington, DC - The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) today released its annual Special 301 Report on the adequacy and effectiveness of trading partners’ protection of intellectual property rights and the findings of its Review of Notorious Markets for Counterfeiting and Piracy (the Review), which highlights online and physical markets that reportedly engage in and facilitate substantial trademark counterfeiting and copyright piracy.
|04/29/2020 - 10:48||
Auditor General DePasquale Releases Audits for Volunteer Firefighters' Relief Associations in 15 Counties
Auditor General DePasquale Releases Audits for Volunteer Firefighters' Relief Associations in 15 Counties.
|04/29/2020 - 03:13||
Saudi Arabia: Partial Criminal Justice Revisions
Ali al-Nimr is one of at least three Saudi men currently on death row for protest-related crimes committed when they were children.
|Human Rights Watch|
|04/29/2020 - 02:12||
Lebanon: One Protester Dead in Tripoli
An anti-government protester holds a Lebanese flag in front the riot police during a protest against the deepening financial crisis, in Beirut, Lebanon, Tuesday, April 28, 2020.
|Human Rights Watch|
|04/28/2020 - 17:55||
WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital Cheers Release of COVID-19 Patient
He was admitted to WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital on March 24. Two days later, he was placed on a ventilator.
|04/27/2020 - 22:51||
IRC: World risks up to 1 billion cases and 3.2 million deaths from COVID-19 across fragile countries
Based on potential response scenarios, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) estimates between 500 million and 1 billion infections, leading to between 1.7 to 3.2 million deaths, in 34 conflict-affected and fragile countries. There remains a small window of time to mount a robust response to COVID-19 while it is still in early stages in fragile countries; urgent funding to frontline responses is needed.
|04/27/2020 - 19:40||
WellSpan Health uses convalescent plasma treatment for some COVID-19 patients
The most critically ill COVID-19 patients at WellSpan Health hospitals may qualify for an investigational treatment using convalescent plasma. As part of the Food and Drug Administration’s expanded access program through the Mayo Clinic, WellSpan Health physicians have started to offer this new treatment to COVID-19 patients.
|04/27/2020 - 12:59||
Alwaleed Philanthropies allocates $30 million to the battle against COVID-19
Alwaleed Philanthropies, chaired by HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the global philanthropic foundation, has allocated $30 million to a variety of diverse initiatives to battle against Covid-19 in collaboration with a variety of partners.
|04/27/2020 - 11:46||
The Slow Death of Syria
Syrian President Bashar Assad pronounced a death sentence on his own country long before the coronavirus arrived.
|04/27/2020 - 10:41||
Q&A With Raised in Contrast Filmmaker Chad Perdue
Earlier this year we toured the INseparable Films to eight cities and towns and now they will be available to enjoy from your home. On April 28, Raised in Contrast premieres on Facebook at 7 p.m. ET. Tune in here: https://bit.ly/RaisedInContrast
|04/27/2020 - 07:40||
Cracker Barrel Announces DoorDash Partnership
The first 1,000 guests receive half-off plus free delivery of Family Meal Baskets To-Go LEBANON, Tenn.
|04/27/2020 - 07:00||
Air Products Announces Debt Offerings
Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced it intends to commence U.S. dollar- and euro-denominated registered offerings of fixed-rate notes. Air Products intends to use the net proceeds from the notes offerings to repay upcoming debt maturities and for general corporate purposes, including financing a planned equity investment of approximately $2.
|04/27/2020 - 05:50||
Morocco: Online Attacks Over Same-Sex Relations
A rash of people have been going on same-sex dating apps since mid-April 2020 to “out” other app users – disclosing their sexual orientation or gender identity without their consent. For lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people, this may lead to ostracization by their family and community, expulsion from housing by relatives and landlords, and dismissal from their jobs.
|Human Rights Watch|
|04/27/2020 - 03:20||
THE LEGO GROUP AND UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP JOIN TO EXPAND CHILDRENS CREATIVE PLAY THROUGH THE POWER OF MUSIC
THE LEGO GROUP AND UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP JOIN TO EXPAND CHILDREN’S CREATIVE PLAY THROUGH THE POWER OF MUSIC.
|04/26/2020 - 06:37||
UNRWA Launches New Coronavirus US$ 93.4 Million Emergency Appeal for Palestine Refugees
UNRWA student in the West Bank fills supplementary papers that she receives from teachers in remote and hard to reach areas so that she can continue studying.
|04/24/2020 - 15:41||
BRAVADO UNVEILS GLOBAL PHILANTHROPIC FACE MASK INITIATIVE
SANTA MONICA, April 24, 2020 – Bravado, Universal Music Group’s (UMG) industry-leading merchandise and brand management company, today unveiled their WE’VE GOT YOU COVERED e-commerce site, offering fans reusable, washable, cloth face masks. The face masks were made in partnership with artists across the UMG family.
|04/24/2020 - 10:50||
UN supports education authorities in Lebanon to ensure continuity of education, inclusion and equity for children and young people
The COVID-19 outbreak has translated into a major education crisis. Nearly 190 countries have imposed school closures, affecting 1.5 billion children and young people, according to a UN report launched by Secretary-General Antonio Guterres last week. While many countries, including Lebanon, switched to distance teaching and learning to mitigate the effects of such disruption, challenges related to preparedness, infrastructure and capacity, as well as the digital gaps, have put additional strains on students, parents, teachers, principals and the educational authorities.
|04/24/2020 - 10:20||
Overcoming barriers so vaccines can save lives
It is easy to forget how important vaccines are when a disease is not in evidence. But when the threat is as close as it is now with COVID-19, everyone around the world is waiting hopefully for a vaccine that could protect us from it.
|04/24/2020 - 10:07||
Saudi Arabia: Rights Pioneer Dies in Prison
Abdullah al-Hamid, 69, spent the final seven years of his life in prison following his conviction in March 2013 on charges relating to his peaceful political and human rights activism. His death was by the Saudi human rights organization ALQST.
|Human Rights Watch|