Humanitarian World

  Rita Rhayem: Paving the Way for Women in the Humanitarian World   What inspired you to embark on this journey in the Humanitarian Field? It was by accident. When searching for a job, I never considered the humanitarian field, until I started working with “Doctors Without Borders”. I discovered a field that leads you…

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uber Mastercard

  Uber’s long-term partnership with Mastercard continues to grow with a new strategic initiative focusing on digital payments and advancing financial inclusions which will be facilitated by Mastercard across the Middle East and Africa (MEA). As a regional first, the partnership with Mastercard will enable Uber to drive digitization across their business operations, leveraging Mastercard’s…

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PepsiCo Ajialouna

  PepsiCo Inc., in partnership with Ajialouna, a local non-profit organization, announced the launch of its Tomooh scholarship program for 2021, celebrating 16 years of supporting disadvantaged Lebanese youths in pursuing higher education. The program was initially launched in 2006 after Saad Abdul-Latif, the then PepsiCo Chief Executive Officer for Asia, Middle East & Africa,…

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The power of Art

The Powers of Art in Times of Uncertainty With millions of people either in lockdown or on the front lines battling the COVID-19 pandemic, and continuous socio-economic and political crises in Southwestern Asia and North Africa, we all need a reminder that art can build bridges across differences, and relays messages of resistance, resilience and…

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Limiting Beliefs

“YOU DON’T HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO START YOUR OWN BUSINESS!” This is what my client’s brother told her when he found out she wanted to register her business. Her father laughed her off saying, “Since when do you succeed in anything?” Embarrassed and in doubt, she recounted these statements to me as she had…

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Netflix Emergency Fund

Netflix announces a new $500,000 COVID-19 emergency relief fund in collaboration with the Arab Fund for Arts & Culture to support Lebanon’s hardest hit film and TV community. Netflix has announced the establishment of a Film and Television emergency fund in collaboration with the Arab Fund for Arts & Culture (AFAC) to help the hardest…

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Julius Baer Foundation

Julius Baer Cares and Julius Baer Foundation have pledged a donation of approximately USD 170,000 to support the recovery of Lebanon and meet the needs of families impacted by the tragic event that took place at the port in Beirut on 4 August 2020. Contributions were made to fund programs that are dedicated to providing…

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artists with Beirut

In Solidarity: International Artists to Raise Relief Funds for Lebanon “Artists with Beirut” was born out of a heartfelt need to show support and solidarity with the people of Beirut, Lebanon in the aftermath of the apocalyptic blast that occurred on August 4, 2020 at the Beirut Port. “Artists with Beirut” is an online benefit…

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L'oreal Lebanon

L’Oréal Levant announced the launch of its solidarity program today to support stakeholders involved in the fight against COVID-19 in Lebanon. This program aims at supporting hospitals and healthcare professionals who are on the front-line of the fight to curb the spread of virus, as well as non-profit organizations committed to protecting the country’s most…

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