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Anera Reads

by Anera

May 26, 2023

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What we’re reading These books are Anera staff and supporter favorites. They give some context to life, history and culture in the countries where we work: Palestine, Lebanon and Jordan. We also feature some writings that describe the experiences of refugees and other communities related to those we serve in the Middle East that may…

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Teaching Basic Math and Literacy in South Lebanon

by Anera

May 22, 2023

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For these young people in Lebanon, having the tools to succeed can help them realize their dreams. Watch and learn more about what they hope to accomplish.

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Working With Local Restaurants in Lebanon to Train New Assistant Chefs

by Anera

Apr 27, 2023

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In partnership with Nourleen Restaurant, Anera is training assistant chefs as part of our vocational education program in Lebanon.

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Training Young People in Lebanon to Become Chefs

by Anera

Apr 27, 2023

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In collaboration with the Makhzoumi Foundation, Anera is training assistant chefs as part of our vocational education program in Lebanon

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Training Teaching Assistants for Special Needs Children in Lebanon

by Anera

Apr 25, 2023

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Anera is providing teaching assistant training to young adults in Lebanon for special needs children.

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Becoming a Personal Trainer in Lebanon and Finding Employment

by Anera

Apr 19, 2023

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Anera in Lebanon is educating young people on becoming personal training assistants in order to find employment in a growing job field.

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Serve Hope | Join an Anera Iftar in Support of Families in the Middle East

by Anera

Apr 7, 2023

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Join Anera in-person at one of our interfaith Ramadan iftars in Washington DC and the San Francisco Bay Area on Tuesday, April 11. These are wonderful opportunities for our local communities to come together and support the most vulnerable while enjoying great food and great company. Funds raised go to sending food aid to families…

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A Timeline of Crises in Palestine

by Anera

Apr 5, 2023

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The last year has witnessed the worst violence in the West Bank in two decades. In February 2022, Israel assassinated three Palestinians affiliated with Fatah’s armed groups in Nablus, launching an ongoing military campaign against Palestinian militants and returning to a policy of targeted killing in the West Bank for the first time in years….

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Getting Medicines to Patients and Healthcare Centers in Lebanon Amid Economic Crisis

by Anera

Mar 23, 2023

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Anera distributes essential medications for chronic diseases to more than fifty medical centers across Lebanon as part of our CARMAH program.

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World Water Day

by Anera

Mar 22, 2023

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No one should be left behind when it comes to water. This year for World Water Day Anera is highlighting water preserving farming practices in Gaza.

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