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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

The mountain of trash in the city of Sidon is to become an inviting public park with olive trees and an amphitheater, Green Prophet reports. 

December 26, 2014
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

The ancient Lebanese city will rely on Tony Sfier to help it tackle its most serious challenges in millennia, Guardian Cities reports.

September 1, 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
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