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What the coronavirus outbreak means for thousands of Palestinian refugees in Lebanon 2020-03-22 [Opendemocracy]

BWI Mission to Lebanon 2020-02-29 [BWI]

A thought for social workers in Lebanon during ongoing ‘week of rage’ protests 2020-01-23 [PSI]

Union threatens strike over assaults, insults 2020-01-04 [Zawya]

Lebanese migrant workers celebrate despite turmoil 2019-12-18 [AL-Monitor]

The Lebanese revolution must abolish the kafala system 2019-11-15 [al Jazeera]

Lebanon's 'October revolution' : An end to the civil war? 2019-11-13 [Opendemocracy]

“The revolution is changing me. It’s making me hope”: young women on the protests in Beirut 2019-11-07 [Opendemocracy]

Lebanon's Prime Minister resigns after 13 days of massive protests 2019-10-31 [Left Voice]

Women-led Lebanon protests inspire Middle east feminists 2019-10-28 [Deutsche Welle]

Lebanon protest: Thousands demonstrate for sixth day 2019-10-24 [Al Jazeerah]

Protestors in Lebanon refuse to compromise call nationwide general strike 2019-10-22 [Left Voice]

Protesters refuse to compromise call for nationwide general strike 2019-10-22 [Left Voice]

Protests over taxes threaten Lebanon's political establishment 2019-10-19 [Al Jazeerah]

PPalestinians in Lebanon demand equal labour rights 2019-09-17 [The National]

Time for government to protect press freedom, says IFJ 2019-08-21 [IFJ]

After strike threat, Lebanese bakers are allowed to hire more Syrians 2019-08-04 [The National]

Lebanon university strike threatens students’ futures 2019-06-11 [Al-Monitor]

Former labor union head Bechara Asmar released on bail 2019-05-28 [The Daily Star]

'Our lives matter': Lebanon’s migrant workers fight for their rights 2019-05-28 [Middle East Eye]

Central bank employees to call off stir after assurance for right pay 2019-05-07 [Devidiscourse]

Government Vows Concrete Actions Availing Foreign Domestic Workers 2019-04-27 [The 961]

PSI holds roundtable on refugees' access to public services 2019-02-22 [PSI]

Being stateless in Lebanon means being without rights or decent work 2019-01-18 [Equal Times]

Parts of Lebanon go on strike to protest economic conditions 2019-01-05 [ABC]

Trade union to strike over pay, lack of government 2019-01-04 [Arab News]

General strike in Lebanon against gov't formation deadlock 2019-01-04 [Xinhua]

Parts of Lebanon go on strike to protest economic conditions 2019-01-04 [Yahoo]

Labor union head calls for general strike Friday 2019-01-02 [The Daily Star]

Syrian refugees risk exploitation in west-funded construction projects in Lebanon and Jordan 2018-12-05 [BHRRC]

Union urges employment of local workers 2018-10-04 [Xinhua]

Union chief calls for shutting down firms employing foreigners 2018-08-30 [Xinhua]

Building trade union solidarity for human rights and access to quality public services for syrian refugees in Lebanon 2018-06-06 [PSI]

Abused Ethiopian domestic worker is “the poster girl for kafala” in Lebanon 2018-05-22 [Equal Times]

Freedom of speech under threat ahead of parliamentary elections in Lebanon 2018-03-26 [Equal Times]

Unions highlight importance of Quality Education for All via development cooperation 2018-03-19 [Education International]

Unions highlight importance of Quality Education for All via development cooperation 2018-03-17 [EI]

5 Steps to Improve Women’s Rights 2018-03-09 [HRW]

Can matchmaking create happy homes for employers and migrants in Lebanon? 2018-03-02 [Reuter]

Syrian refugees in Lebanon face a tough choice 2018-02-06 [Equal Times]

State agrees to increase EDL contract wages: union head 2018-01-07 [The Daily Star]

EDL per diem workers block roads as protests continue 2018-01-04 [Lebanon Daily Star ]

EDL Contract Workers Block Road in Salary Protest 2017-12-28 [Naharnet]

Tyre Electricity Company workers protest conditions 2017-11-28 [Daily Star]

Asmar Says Efforts Outset to Ask Private Sector for Pay Raise 2017-10-11 [Naharnet]

Tax hikes to fund public sector pay rise 2017-10-10 [Zawya]

Cabinet mulls temporary salary fix 2017-09-29 [Zawya]

Cabinet vows road map to resolve salary scale crisis 2017-09-29 [Zawya]

Government moves to increase teachers’ salaries 2017-07-27 [Education International]

Divisions Over Taxes Delaying Salary Hikes for Public Sector 2017-07-04 [albawaba]

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