05 Mar 2014 - Paris, France
Wednesday, 05 March 2014
19 Nov 2013 - Arsal, LebanonTuesday, 19 November 2013The United Nations Humanitarian and Resident Coordinator Robert Watkins today visited the eastern border town of Arsal with UNHCR Representative Ninette Kelley, to examine the conditions of the displaced Syrians in the area and of the Lebanese communities hosting them.
18 Jul 2013 - Beirut, Lebanon
Wednesday, 17 July 2013
United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly today visited a center run by Amel Association in the area of Haret Hreik, which has been extending assistance to Syrian refugees in Lebanon.
15 May 2013 - Beirut, Lebanon
Wednesday, 15 May 2013
United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly today attended a meeting to launch a five-year assistance plan for the Lebanese Armed Forces organized by the Lebanese Army Command (LAF).
The plan, authorized by the Lebanese Government in September last year, identifies $1.6 billion in assistance required for improving LAF capabilities in terms of arms, equipment and operations.
31 Jan 2013 - Beirut, Lebanon
Thursday, 31 January 2013
The United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly visited the Palestinian refugee camp of Ain El-Hilweh in south Lebanon today with Ann Dismor, Director of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) in Lebanon.
05 Dec 2012 - Beirut, LebanonWednesday, 05 December 2012I just had a very good meeting with Minister Charbel. It was an opportunity to discuss the developments in Lebanon, particularly those related to the security situation and elections.
02 Aug 2012 - Beirut, LebanonThursday, 02 August 2012The United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly received today a delegation from the families of the eleven Lebanese kidnapped in Syria since last May. The families briefed Mr. Plumbly on their concerns, which he undertook to relay to United Nations Headquarters.
03 Feb 2012 - Beirut, Lebanon
Monday, 16 January 2012
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Mr. Derek Plumbly of the United Kingdom as his Special Coordinator for Lebanon. He will succeed Mr. Michael Williams of the United Kingdom who served in Lebanon from August 2008 until September 2011.
The Secretary-General is grateful for Mr. Williams’ service to the United Nations.
20 Jul 2011 - Beirut, Lebanon
Wednesday, 03 December 2008
United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon Michael Williams welcomed Lebanon’s signing today of the Convention on Cluster Munitions in Oslo.
16 Oct 2008 - Beirut, Lebanon
Sunday, 12 October 2008
Mr. Michael Williams, the newly appointed United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon arrived today in Beirut to take up his functions as representative of the Secretary-General in Lebanon.
Mr. Williams will begin his round of meetings with Lebanese officials this week.