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UNIC Beirut Director held meetings with the media in the State of Kuwait

UNIC Beirut Director Margo El Helou kicked off her mission to Kuwait on Tuesday Nov. 8 by holding a one-to-one meeting with the Representative of the UN Secretary-General and Resident Coordinator to the State of Kuwait Dr. Tarek El-Sheikh to tackle media-related issues and to brief him about the activities undertaken by the UN Communication Group (UNCG) and its performance in the country.

UN Improves Quality of Life Through Urban Interventions: Reviving Neighbourhoods in Greater Beirut

In response to the multiple crises Lebanon has been reeling under over the past few years, namely the 4 August 2020 Beirut Port explosion and the unprecedented financial and economic crisis, UN-Habitat in Lebanon has implemented multi-sectoral interventions to alleviate the impacts of crises, which have been threatening people’s safety, livelihoods, and connection to their urban surroundings.

UN values and principles needed ‘now more than ever’, Guterres says in UN Day message

Secretary-General António Guterres has called for renewed hope and conviction in global solidarity in his message for United Nations Day, being celebrated on Monday. 

The UN was born from the ashes of the Second World War and the day marks the anniversary of the entry into force in 1945 of the UN Charter, its founding document.