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.

Lebanese International University (LIU)

May 2009 | The Monthly

LIU is part of the Better Future Association (Al Ghad Al Afdal Association) that is chaired by Minister and former MP Abdul Rahim Mrad.

The University of Balamand (UOB)

March 2009 | Localiban

The University of Balamand was established in 1883 by the decree of the Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and the East to establish a higher institution to teach theology. Decree no.9764 was issued on February 26th 1975 licensing the establishment of this institute in the Monastery of Balamand, near Tripoli.

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