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archives 2018 the commons

Lebanon’s historic Anfeh salt marshes threatened by yet another resort

The historic salt marshes of the northern town of Anfeh may become the latest casualty of Lebanon’s long history of coastal privatization.

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archives 2018 the commons

Beirut’s Dalieh: A Temporal Space of Refuge

Dalieh is “really the last hope for a natural open public park in Beirut”

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archives 2014 the commons

The campaign to stop the destruction of Raouche’s Al Dalia

“Because they want to see the sea, we can’t see the sky anymore”

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archives 2014 the commons

“Discover Monot-Huvelin” – Achrafieh 2020

“Achrafieh 2020 is bringing us its 5th Car-free day in Monot-Huvelin”

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archives 2013 the commons

“Discover Gemmayze” – Achrafieh 2020’s latest project

This Sunday the 1st of December, the Achrafieh 2020 team is organizing its 4th “Car free” day. After Achrafieh, Mar Mikhael, Rmeil/Geitawi, Gemmayzeh is now allowing us to see how it might look at its full potential. Let’s face it, our streets aren’t exactly pretty. The lovely smell of car exhaust mixed with the sweet […]