Municipalities of Lebanon

February 2006 | Localiban

Article 1 of Legislative Decree No. 118 of 30 June 1977 states that the municipality is a local government. Its enjoys financial autonomy and power of self-management. But it remains under the control and supervision of central government.


European Union focus on waste management

June 2015 | Office for Official Publications of the European Communities

This brochure is intended to inform local and regional players, NGOs, policy-makers at all levels, social partners and consumers on EU strategy.

Lebanon’s Educational Institutions

April 2015 | The Monthly

There are 2,812 schools in Lebanon which provide pre-university education to 917,877 students, of whom 32,000 have received the Baccalaureate Degree.

Charles Helou Terminal

December 2011 | The Monthly

A plan was outlined in 1969 to establish Charles Helou Terminal (named after the Lebanese president between 1964 and 1970) nearby Beirut city centre and along the harbor.

The Islamic University of Lebanon (IUL)

February 2009 | The Monthly

The IUL opened on October 10th 1995. It obtained its license in the following year pursuant to decree no. 8600 dated June 12th 1996 which provides for the establishment of different faculties and institutes.

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