Launching of the "Improving Access to Employment and Social Protection for Palestinian Refugees Living in Lebanon" project
Funded by the European Union and implemented by the ILO Regional Office for Arab States, in association with the CEP
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) Regional Office for Arab States in Beirut and the 'Committee for Employment of Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon' (CEP), held a briefing session on the occasion of the launching of the EU-funded project titled "Improving access to employment and social protection for Palestinian refugees living in Lebanon".
The session, held on Wednesday December 1st, 2010 at the Arab NGO Network for Development (ANND), included to the representatives of the ILO Regional Office for Arab States, the EU, and the CEP; partners and stakeholders from Palestinian and Lebanese civil society organizations. The Deputy Director of the ILO Regional Office for Arab States, Mr. Maurizio Bussi, and Ms. Mary Kawar (ILO Skills & Employability Specialist and CEP member) briefed participants on the project's objectives, projected activities, the target groups and beneficiaries, and the expected results.