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A prolonged garbage crisis sparked by closure of a Beirut landfill prompted residents to toss their rubbish in the open, CNN reports. 

February 29, 2016
A new effort in Beirut uses crowd-sourced information to build the case against corruption.
Nabila Rahhal December 24, 2014

The largest rooftop garden in Beirut serves as a model for introducing more greenery into an urban jungle awash with concrete, Green Prophet reports. 

November 28, 2014
A city with too few parks for too many people is leaning on civic activism to improve its green space.
Nabila Rahhal August 27, 2014

The renovation of a much-needed city park in Beirut has sparked controversy over the private sector’s role in the project, Al-Akhbar reports.

July 3, 2014

Despite efforts by Mediterranean cities to promote a cleaner environment, municipal and industrial waste is fouling the region, the Sustainable Cities Collective reports.

May 23, 2014
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