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04 Apr 2002 description
report UN News Service

The United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, today strongly condemned a deliberate assault by Hizbollah elements on unarmed UN military observers operating in south Lebanon.

11 Mar 2002 description

Nearly 4 million Palestinian refugees are registered with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) in Jordan, Syrian Arab Republic, Lebanon, Gaza Strip, the West Bank, and East Jerusalem. As defined by UNWRA, these refugees are persons whose normal place of residence was Palestine between June 1946 and May 1948 (and their descendents) and who lost both their homes and means of livelihood as a result of the 1948 Arab-Israeli conflict.

29 Oct 2001 description
report UN General Assembly


GA/SPD/221
Fifty-sixth General Assembly
Fourth Committee
13th Meeting (AM)

Speakers Criticize Israeli Policies of Closure, Economic Blockade; Say Movement Restrictions Placed on Agency Violate International Law

07 Sep 2001 description
report UN General Assembly


General Assembly
Official Records
Fifty-sixth Session
Supplement No. 13 (A/56/13)
Contents

Abbreviations

Letter of transmittal

Letter dated 25 September 2001 from the Chairperson of the Advisory Commission of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East addressed to the Commissioner-General of the Agency

I. Introduction

II. General developments in Agency programmes

15 Aug 2001 description


Appeal Target CHF 3,402,499
Period covered: 01 January - 30 June 2001

(Last Programme Update issued: 02 January 2001 )

"At a Glance"


Appeal coverage: 14.4%

Related Appeals: 01.64/01 MENA: regional programme

Outstanding needs: CHF 2,910,848

13 Jun 2001 description

The Global IDP Database of the Norwegian Refugee Council has now posted a country profile on internal displacement in Lebanon. A summary is presented below. The complete profile can be accessed at www.db.idproject.org or sent to you by e-mail on request (idpsurvey@nrc.ch).

28 Feb 2001 description

An issue relatively underemphasized in research, policies, programmes and debates on current conflicts, this document examines gender concerns in employment during reintegration, reconstruction and peace building processes.

Providing an analytical synthesis of research and insights based upon country studies undertaken by the ILO between 1996 and 2000, the document seeks to guide policy formulation, effective pursuit of gender-sensitive programming, decent work and other activities, and stimulate and advance current debate.

11 Jun 1999 description

Press Release SG/SM/7024
Addressing Summit on Security of International Civil Service, Kofi Annan Stresses 'Safety and Security of Staff is Non-Negotiable Issue'

Following is the text of the address by Secretary-General Kofi Annan to the second Summit on the Security and Independence of the International Civil Service, in New York on 9 June:

26 Jan 1999 description

The map layer depicts the locations of various towns in Lebanon. The feature name field is: Townname The feature link field for importing related data sets is: Mtownll_id The map layer covers the whole country with map extents of 33.0 deg. latitude and 35.1 deg. longitude in the South and 34.7 deg. latitude and 36.6 deg. longitude in the North.

23 Mar 1998 description
report Council of Europe


Doc. 8042
Report

Committee on Migration, Refugees and Demography
Rapporteur: Mr David Atkinson, United Kingdom, European Democratic Group

Summary

14 Feb 1992 description


UNDRO 92/0160

LEBANON
SNOWSTORMS
UNDRO SITUATION REPORT NO. 1
14 FEBRUARY 1992

1. SEVERE AND UNPRECEDENTED SNOWSTORMS DURING MORE THAN TWO WEEKS HAVE LEFT MANY AREAS OF COUNTRY DEVASTATED AND TOTALLY ISOLATED AND RESULTED IN A NUMBER OF CASUALTIES AND MANY INJURIES.

2. COUNCIL OF MINISTERS HAS DECLARED MANY REGIONS AS DISASTER AREAS. GOVERNMENT OF LEBANON HAS APPEALED TO UN SECRETARY-GENERAL FOR INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE.

19 Jun 1987 description


UNDRO 87/1371

LEBANON - TORRENTIAL RAINS
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
19 JUNE 1987

1. UNDRO REPRESENTATIVES REPORT HEAVY FLOODING IN NORTHERN BEKAA REGION FOLLOWING TORRENTIAL RAINS IN ANTI-LEBANON MOUNTAINS. ROADS CUT, BRIDGES DOWN, AND TELEPHONE, ELECTRICITY AND WATER SUPPLY INTERRUPTED. INTERNATIONAL ROAD LINK BAALBECK - HOMS BREACHED BY LANDSLIDES AND VILLAGES RAS BAALBECK, FAKEHE AND JDAIDE COMPLETELY ISOLATED. OVERFLOW WATER FAKEHE ESTIMATED AT 6,000 CU. METERS PER SECOND. SO FAR NO REPORT RECEIVED OF ANY DEAD, INJURED OR MISSING PERSONS.