During a mission to Lebanon, Education International expressed solidarity with educators and students who face extreme conditions which deny children their right to education and impact teachers and their unions.Lebanon: Education International mission in solidarity with teachers, students, and schools
The failure of governance and the inability to deal with over-lapping crises has paralysed Lebanon. A whole generation of young people risks losing life opportunities due to the meltdown of the education system.Teachers and students in Lebanon need global solidarity to save their education system and their hope for the future. The world must answer.
Lebanon has been hit with two extraordinary crises in the past two years: the explosion of the Beirut port and the COVID-19 pandemic. Since then, Lebanese educators and their unions have risen to the challenges presented by public health, economic, and refugee crises.Lebanon: Teacher unions committed to delivering quality education amidst worst economic crisis in 30 years
“Lebanon is suffering from its worst economic crisis in 30 years. Across the country, tens of thousands of people have lost their jobs and millions more struggle to buy necessities – all amid the continuing coronavirus pandemic” .“Debt cancellation: a key step towards economic recovery and financing quality education in Lebanon”, by Manal Hdaife.
After the devastating explosion in the port of Beirut, Education International has expressed solidarity with the Lebanese capital’s inhabitants, including educators and students.Lebanon: International solidarity as education sector reels from impact of explosion
Lebanon is a country with a population of 4.5 million and is home to a large number of refugees. Over two million Syrian refugees are now living in Lebanon, in addition to half a million of Palestinian refugees. More than 52% of the Syrian refugees in Lebanon are children, and..."Overlapping crises: the impact of Covid-19 on refugee students in Lebanon", by Hussain Muhammad Jawad
- Direction générale de l'enseignement technique Dekwaneh Beirut
- Centre de la ligue des professeurs de l'enseignement secondaire public du Liban Ministère de l'éducation et de l'enseignement supérieur, UNESCO Beyrouth
- UNESCO Street Block of Ministry of Culture near UNESCO palace 2nd floor Beirut
- Badaro, behind Al Iskan bldg Romeo & Juliette Building, 4th floor Beirut