09 Mar 2015 - Beirut, Lebanon
Monday, 09 March 2015
The United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon Sigrid Kaag praised today the efforts of the Lebanese Army in safeguarding Lebanon’s stability and security.
“We commend the achievements of the Lebanese army and security forces in the face of the challenges facing the country,” the Special Coordinator said after meeting with representatives of the Lebanese army in Ras Baalbek. Ms Kaag also made site visits.
04 Mar 2015 - Beirut, Lebanon
Wednesday, 04 March 2015
The United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon, Sigrid Kaag, today
met with the Minister of Defense Samir Moqbel and they discussed the security
situation in Lebanon, with a particular focus on Lebanon’s eastern
19 Jan 2015 - Beirut, Lebanon
Saturday, 17 January 2015
The Office of the United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon (UNSCOL) advises of the assumption of duties of Special Coordinator for Lebanon by Ms Sigrid Kaag. She succeeds Mr Derek Plumbly, who exercised this critical leadership function for three years.
15 Dec 2014 - Beirut, Lebanon
15 December 2014
The Lebanese Prime
Minister, Tamam Salam, and the UN Deputy Secretary-General, Jan Eliasson,
launched today at the Grand Serail, the Lebanon Crisis Response Plan. The plan
outlines the priorities of the Government and the international community for
the coming two years to respond to the crisis in country.
28 Nov 2014 - Beirut, Lebanon
Friday, 28 November 2014
21 Oct 2014 - Beirut, Lebanon
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
The United Nations Special Coordinator for
Lebanon Derek Plumbly today said that the United Nations will continue doing
all it can to assist Lebanon in confronting the impact of the crisis in Syria,
including by seeking additional international assistance to address the Syrian
refugee crisis and for the Lebanese Armed Forces.
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.