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The quest for labor reform in Lebanon

The quest for labor reform in Lebanon | Lebanon | Scoop.it

There are many items on labor activists’ agendas for reforming the union movement in Lebanon, which suffers from an ineffective and corrupt bureaucracy, as well as a weak private-sector presence.

 


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Lebanon: Patients Hostage to Medicine Merchants | Al Akhbar English

Lebanon: Patients Hostage to Medicine Merchants | Al Akhbar English | Lebanon | Scoop.it
A pharmacist's job is to sell goods, like any other merchant. The pharmacy is a shop, and patients are customers.
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Exhibiton: “Art Against Mental Illness” (Embrace Fund, Lebanon) | h ...

Exhibiton: “Art Against Mental Illness” (Embrace Fund, Lebanon) | h ... | Lebanon | Scoop.it
From the website NOW: Art against mental illness Embrace Fund brings 19 artists together to exhibit work on a difficult topic The numbers are heart-breaking: at least one Lebanese person in every five suffers from some form ...
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Lebanon Haunted by Ghosts of Civil War

Lebanon Haunted by Ghosts of Civil War | Lebanon | Scoop.it
By Ramzy Baroud
Throughout the years, Lebanon’s demographics have experienced periodic influx. But in the last two years, the demographic shift has become overwhelming due to the influx of Syrian refugees in desperate need of shelter.

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#Syria 's Women, Raped And Abused In Refugee Centres in #Lebanon , Long To Return Home

#Syria 's Women, Raped And Abused In Refugee Centres in #Lebanon , Long To Return Home | Lebanon | Scoop.it
Many Syrian women would rather return to their war-torn homeland than endure the violence, rape and other sexual assaults they are experiencing as refugees, a humanitarian charity has said.

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Why Syria still isn't tipping Lebanon into civil war - Christian Science Monitor

Why Syria still isn't tipping Lebanon into civil war - Christian Science Monitor | Lebanon | Scoop.it
Voice of America Why Syria still isn't tipping Lebanon into civil war Christian Science Monitor But Lebanon is not expected to descend into full-scale civil war like Syria, despite the likelihood that a rise in sectarian violence will continue its...
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2 Germans briefly kidnapped in Lebanon, released

2 Germans briefly kidnapped in Lebanon, released | Lebanon | Scoop.it
BEIRUT (AP) — Two German nationals who were briefly kidnapped in Lebanon's eastern Bekaa Valley were released early Saturday, but a Lebanese soldie (Officials say two Germans who were briefly kidnapped in Lebanon have been released:
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