March: Empowering Youth of “Jabal Mehsen” & “Bab el Tebbeneh” Tripoli; Workshops and Creative Art!!

Watch a live tour by NoGarlicNoOnions of our facilities, Kahwetna and Kanyamakan, on the former front lines! A path of change, from war enemies to carpenters, seamsters, tour guides, cooks, gardeners, builders and artists… It’s a story of love and war. Anthony Rahayel, in his brief documented tour, shed light on these wonderful people’s hidden […]

Facing Off COVID-19

Protective face masks production by youth from Beb El Tebbeneh and Jabal Mohsen The world has been struck by the COVID-19 pandemic leading countless people to suffer on different levels whether it be financially, physically or even emotionally. However, the communities most impacted by this crisis are those whose socioeconomic vulnerabilities had already alienated them […]

DOLLS WITH A STORY

A story of Love and War from the heart of Tripoli MARCH has recently collaborated with the Bokja design studio- a brand that is dedicated to reviving regional textile practices and building a regional network of artisans. The initiative entailed employing the local craftsmanship of young men and women from Beb El Tabbaneh and Jabal […]

ECONOMIC SUSTAINABILITY, A PRECONDITION TO STRONG AND RESILIENT COMMUNITIES

Economic resilience is a fundamental pillar of MARCH’s initiatives. Through its work in Beb El Tabbaneh and Jabal Mohsen, the organization realized that the conflict’s roots were not ideological but rather a product of a socioeconomic ecosystem that had led to the marginalization of these communities. The acute lack of opportunities stripped them of the […]

MARCH LANCE LA RÉCONCILIATION PAR LE BATIMENT

L’Orient Le Jour Le chef du gouvernement a affirmé qu’il œuvrera auprès de l’Union européenne pour faire figurer le projet Bedco parmi les programmes soutenus par la conférence de Paris. Favoriser aux jeunes marginalisés de Tripoli des opportunités de travail dans le bâtiment en vue de leur faire reconstruire une communauté apaisée et à l’écart […]

HOW FORMERLY EMBATTLED TRIPOLI NEIGHBORS ARE NOW STRUGGLING TOGETHER

Al Monitor TRIPOLI, Lebanon — In the final weeks of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, more than 100 people gathered on May 25 for iftar (the breaking of the fast) in Tabbaneh Park, one of the only green spaces in the Bab al-Tabbaneh neighborhood of Tripoli. The meal was the third of its kind […]

A Tripoli, les ennemis d’hier redonnent vie, ensemble, à un quartier

D’anciens combattants des quartiers de Bab el-Tebbaneh et Jabal Mohsen, à Tripoli, ont reconstruit plus de 200 boutiques ravagées par les conflits, dans le cadre d’un projet de l’association March. OLJ / Par Marion LEFEVRE, le 26 juin 2018 à 00h00 « Avant Bab el-Dahab, les jeunes n’avaient jamais eu l’opportunité de réussir. » Léa Baroudi, directrice de […]