Events

 

A joint action plan between UNICEF, LPDC, the Palestinian Embassy and UNRWA

The Chairman of the Lebanese Palestinian Dialogue Committee, Dr. Bassel Al Hassan, the Ambassador of the State of Palestine to Lebanon His Excellency Mr. Ashraf Dabour, the Director of UNRWA Affairs in Lebanon, Dr. Dorothee Klaus, and the representative of UNICEF in Lebanon, Mr. Edward Beigbeder, signed the joint action plan for 2024 to 2025. The plan reflects the commitment of UNICEF, the Lebanese Palestinian Dialogue Committee, the Embassy of the State of Palestine in…

A joint meeting in the Grand Serail between LPDC, Palestinian factions, and UNRWA regarding suspension of funding to UNRWA

The Lebanese Palestinian Dialogue Committee, chaired by Dr. Bassel Al Hassan, held a joint meeting in the Grand Serail with representatives of Palestinian factions and UNRWA. The following statement was issued: The attendees unanimously agreed upon the repercussions of the decision to suspend funding to UNRWA, and the impact this would have on the living conditions of Palestine refugees in Lebanon. In light of these effects, attendees called on donor countries to reverse the decision…

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Dr. Al Hassan: Outreach we are conducting in partnership with UNRWA and under guidance from the PM is how to reconcile the humanitarian aspect with the political repercussions of cutting UNRWA funds

Prime Minister Najib Mikati called on donor countries to reconsider stopping funding for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA), since funding constitutes an urgent and necessary need for an issue that the Palestinians did not choose, but rather was imposed on them. He also called on donor countries “to consider the situation of UNRWA in Lebanon in an exceptional manner, because there is a Lebanese specificity that must be taken…

Al Ayi: We have made progress on the issues of rights and arms

The reality in the Palestinian camps cannot continue as is. Firstly, in terms of arms, and secondly in terms of depriving the Palestinians of their minimum rights to live a decent life. We have engaged in a calm dialogue with various parties to create a foundation in the interest of Lebanese and of Palestinian refugees. State institutions are able to implement the outcomes and consensus of the Lebanese-Palestinian dialogue. There has been progress in this…

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