How work gave me purpose after Beirut blast

On August 4,2020, large parts of the Lebanese capital, Beirut, were devastated by a massive explosion in the port. For Hani Baltaji, the rebuilding of a municipal police station has not only helped towards Beirut’s recovery, but also his own.

May 2022

Safety and security in Lebanon: Lebanese capital police hub restored by the ILO following Beirut port explosion

April 2022

Employment creation & enhanced agriculture productivity through construction and rehabilitation of farm infrastructure

ILO - Green Plan partnership

February 2022

UN Secretary-General visits ILO employment creation project in northern Lebanon

As part of a four-day official trip to Lebanon, UN Secretary-General António Guterres visited a joint ILO-UNDP project that is creating jobs and rehabilitating the Tripoli waterfront.

February 2022

ILO- LMTA Trail Conservation Project

ILO in partnership with LMT Launches the LMTA Trail Conservation project in October 2021

February 2022

KfW technical mission to EIIP Lebanon

KFW conducts a Technical Mission to Lebanon visiting On-going Phase-IV EIIP projects.

November 2021

Signing of MoU with the Ministry of Agriculture

A Memorandum of Understanding was signed on 7 June with the Ministry of Agriculture for support to local farmers.

October 2021

Launching Beirut Works

EIIP Lebanon rehabilitates public buildings that were severely damaged in the Beirut Port explosion and create decent jobs.

October 2021

Local Contractors for Improved Infrastructure and Job Creation

Article - EIIP contractors go through mandatory training organized by the ILO on LRBT and principles of decent work

October 2021