Lebanon

Lebanon ( (listen); Arabic: لبنان‎, romanized: Lubnān, Lebanese Arabic pronunciation: [lɪbˈneːn]), officially known as the Lebanese Republic (Arabic: الجمهورية اللبنانية‎, romanized: al-Jumhūrīyah al-Lubnānīyah, Lebanese Arabic pronunciation: [lˈʒʊmhuːrijje lˈlɪbneːnijje]), is a country in the Levant region of Western Asia, and the transcontinental region of the Middle East. It is bordered by Syria to the north and east and Israel to the south, while Cyprus lies west across the Mediterranean Sea. Lebanon's location at the crossroads of the Mediterranean Basin and the Arabian hinterland has contributed to its rich history and shaped a cultural identity of religious and ethnic diversity. At just …

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UNHCR: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees · 13 June 2024 English

The Global Trends report provides key statistical trends on forced displacement. It includes the latest official statistics on refugees, asylum-seekers, internally displaced and stateless people, as well as the number …

populations,6 the island of Aruba (1 in 5) and Lebanon (1 in 6) hosted the largest number of refugees 9), Curaçao (1 in 13) and Jordan (1 in 16).7 Lebanon 1 in 6 Aruba 1 in 5 Curaçao 1 in 13 Jordan Excludes Palestine refugees under UNRWA’s mandate. 7 Lebanon continues to be the highest, per capita, host country nationalities. When the 492,800 Palestine refugees in Lebanon and 2.4 million Palestine refugees in Jordan registered registered with UNRWA are included, the proportions in Lebanon and Jordan increase to one in three. Refugee population


IRENA: International Renewable Energy Agency · 11 June 2024 English

Renewable energy, energy access

Egypt, Georgia, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Africa Saudi Arabia Developing countries Democratic Republic (the), Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia 7.a.1. These are a Democratic Republic (the), Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia on cooking fuels, so there are no estimates for Lebanon, Libya and Bulgaria. Population data are from the without data suitable for modelling (Bulgaria, Lebanon, and Libya). Modeled fuel-specific estimates were


7 June 2024 English

Israel and Hamas have been engaged in a conflict in the Gaza strip since October 7, 2023, when Hamas launched a surprise incursion into Israel killing more than one thousand …

attacks in the West Bank, skirmishes on the Israel-Lebanon border, and associated military operations in death-toll-israelis-idf- refugee-camps-famine-lebanon-border-gaza-war The Guardian, 30 Dec. 2023. (31/12/2023)


UNICEF: United Nations Children's Fund · 6 June 2024 English

Addressing nutrition deprivation in early childhood.

track 2 b On track 0 b 10 6 Some progress 91 Lebanon 12 7 On track 1 s On track 0 s 9 8 No progress 36 – Latvia – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Lebanon 53 – – 22 Assessment not possible 35 79 22 – 23 Latvia 5 4 On track 0 2 22 3 63 21 22 No progress – Lebanon 12 13 No progress – 2 42 3 62 25 28 Worsening 95 Republic 1,123,520 – – Latvia – – – Lebanon 270,000 – 92 Lesotho – 872 – Liberia 21 – – 43 – – 64 – – Latvia – – – – – – – – – Lebanon 21 – – 56 – – 77 – – Lesotho 28 37 Decrease 55


UNICEF: United Nations Children's Fund · 6 June 2024 English

Addressing nutrition deprivation in early childhood.

the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Lebanon, Madagascar, Mali, Pakistan, Somalia and the Syrian Islands22 21 Lao People's Democratic Republic 21 21 Lebanon 21 20 Bangladesh Bangladesh20 20 Guyana Guyana20 particularly high in Egypt, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Nepal and the Philippines, where more than one Republic of Tanzania Thailand Philippines Nepal Lebanon Kyrgyzstan Kenya Egypt Côte d'Ivoire Cambodia Burkina


UNICEF: United Nations Children's Fund · 6 June 2024 English

Addressing nutrition deprivation in early childhood.

Islands22 21 Lao People's Democratic Republic 21 21 Lebanon 21 20 Bangladesh Bangladesh20 20 Guyana Guyana20


World Bank Group · 6 June 2024 English

A growing body of literature investigates the labor market implications of scaling up “green” policies. Since most of this literature is focused on developed economies, little is known about the …

24.4% Latvia 2020 3.5% 15.2% 10.8% 29.4% Lebanon 2019 1.9% 14.1% 10.3% 26.3% Lesotho 2019


ORF: Observer Research Foundation · 6 June 2024 English

particular group of people—i.e., Palestinian refugees—who are geographically dispersed across Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, the Gaza Strip, and the West Bank, including East Jerusalem. Additionally, more than 99 percent

refugees—who are geographically dispersed across Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, the Gaza Strip, and the West Bank, including Ireland 12 Italy 13 Japan 14 Jordan 15 Kuwait 16 Lebanon 17 Luxembourg 18 Netherlands 19 Norway 20 Qatar


World Bank Group · 5 June 2024 English

Governments across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region increasingly recognize the transformative potential of digitalizing the public sector through GovTech approaches. GovTech as defined by the World Bank …

GTMI (Group C, Some Focus on GovTech): Djibouti, Lebanon, Syrian Arab Republic, West Bank and Gaza •


UNICEF: United Nations Children's Fund · 5 June 2024 English

‘Child Food Poverty: Nutrition deprivation in early childhood’ examines the status, trends, inequities and drivers of child food poverty in early childhood. The report also outlines an agenda for tackling …

the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Lebanon, Madagascar, Mali, Pakistan, Somalia and the Syrian Islands22 21 Lao People's Democratic Republic 21 21 Lebanon 21 20 Bangladesh Bangladesh20 20 Guyana Guyana20 particularly high in Egypt, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Nepal and the Philippines, where more than one Republic of Tanzania Thailand Philippines Nepal Lebanon Kyrgyzstan Kenya Egypt Côte d'Ivoire Cambodia Burkina


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