Naher Al Samer

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Established in 1948 to the north of Buss Camp, this gathering has a population of 250 people. Most of the population are Palestinian refugees from Lebanon, followed by fewer Palestinian refugees from Syria.

 
Gathering Name
 
 
Naher Al Samer
 
 
 
Year Established
 
 
1948
 
 
 
Location
 
 
East of Jal El-Baher Gathering and north of Al-Buss Camp near Tyre, South Lebanon
 
 
 
Municipality
 
 
Abbasieh and Tyre
 
 
 
Estimated Population
 
 

252 (2017)

Palestinian refugees from Lebanon (PRL)
192
Palestinian refugees from Syria (PRS)
47
Lebanese
9
Others
4
Syrian refugees from Syria (SRS)
0
76% Palestinian refugees from Lebanon (PRL) 76% PRL
19% Palestinian refugees from Syria (PRS) 19% PRS
4% Lebanese
2% Others
0% Syrian refugees from Syria (SRS)
 
 
 
Housing
 
 
Mostly single-story houses; some have corrugated iron roofs in bad condition
 
 
 
Water & Sanitation
 
 
Connected to municipal water and sewage networks; some buildings access private wells; solid waste collected once a week by a private employee
 
 
 
Access to Education
 
 
UNRWA schools in adjacent Al-Buss Camp; Al-Hajja Mariam public school for girls in Al-Buss Camp for up to intermediate education; closest kindergartens are in Al-Buss Camp; technical training at UNRWA’s Woman Program Association and Al-Najdeh Association (both provide informatics, photography and hairdressing training)
 
 
 
Access to Health

 

 
 
None within the Locality; UNRWA clinic in Al-Buss Camp; Hamza Center and Al-Hokomi Hospital (public health providers in Al-Bass Camp)
 
 
 
Community Organizations
 
 
PARD NGO (social awareness); Al-Somoud NGO (recreational activities)
 
 
Sector
Need
Priority
Sector
Need
Sewage
Need
Installation of sewage network
Priority
high
Additional Info :
Sector
Need
Neighborhood upgrading
Need
Rehabilitation of roads; installation of storm water drainage system; installation of street lights
Priority
high
Additional Info :
Sector
Need
Solid waste
Need
Provision of containers
Priority
low
Additional Info :
Sector
Need
Electricity
Need
Rehabilitation of network
Priority
medium
Additional Info :
Sector
Need
Shelter
Need
Shelter rehabilitation
Priority
high
Additional Info :
Sector
Need
Livelihood
Need
Income generation; recretaional activities
Priority
high
Additional Info :
Sector
Need
Education
Need
Need for proximate schools; need for KG facilities
Priority
medium
Additional Info :
Sector
Intervention
Organization
Status
Sector
need
Social support
Intervention
Supporting NGO for provision of psycho-social support services
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
78
Status

Completed in 2017

Additional Info :
Supporting local NGO Beit Atfal Al-Soumoud center in Tyre to provide psycho-social support services to PRL and PRS families in Tyre area
 
Sector
need
Hygiene
Intervention
WASH friendly school training
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
75
Status

Completed in 2017

Additional Info :
Training of UNRWA school health educators in the North, Beirut, Bekaa, Saida and Tyre on WASH friendly schools toolkit created by UNDP + support in celebrating WASH occasions in schools in coordination with UNRWA
 
Sector
need
Hygiene
Intervention
Distribution of ramadan calendars
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
74
Status

Completed in 2017

Additional Info :
Distribution of Ramadan calendars with hygiene promotion messages in all Palestinian gatherings in Lebanon
 
Sector
need
Hygiene
Intervention
Hygiene household and baby kits
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
71
Status

Completed in 2017

Additional Info :
Periodic distribution of 5,500 hygiene household kits and 1,200 baby kits to PRS households
 
Sector
need
Livelihood
Intervention
Supporting Palestinian embroidery
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
62
Status

Ongoing

Additional Info :
Supporting the Campaign for the children of Palestine (CCP) Japanese NGO and Inaash local NGO in marketing and selling Palestinian embroidery items made by Palestinian women in Lebanon + training new women on Palestinian embroidery
 
Sector
need
Livelihood
Intervention
Vocational training for Palestinian youth
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
58
Status

Completed in 2017

Additional Info :
Vocational training for Palestinian youth (75 PRL/PRS) in Tyre gatherings and provision of kits for trainees
 

 
Sector
need
Livelihood
Intervention
Support to Palestinian embroidery training center
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
54
Status

Completed in 2017

Additional Info :
Provision of equipment for Inaash Association training center on Palestinian embroidery in Mar Elias, Beirut
Sector
need
Education
Intervention
vocational Training
Organization
Association Najdeh
Association Najdeh
49
Status

Ongoing

Additional Info :
vocational Training
Sector
need
Shelter
Intervention
Providing legal assistance and counseling
Organization
Developmental Action Without Borders (Nabaa)
Developmental Action Without Borders (Nabaa)
48
Status

Ongoing

Additional Info :
Providing legal assistance and counseling to refugees
Sector
need
Hygiene
Intervention
Distribution of 2,000 Ramadan calendars
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
39
Status

Completed in 2016

Additional Info :
Distribution of 2,000 Ramadan calendars that promote reducing, recycling and reusing
Sector
need
Hygiene
Intervention
Hygiene household and baby kits
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
38
Status

Completed in 2016

Additional Info :
Periodic distribution of 5,500 hygiene household kits and 1,500 baby kits to PRS households
Sector
need
Hygiene
Intervention
WASH Friendly Schools kit developed
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
37
Status

Completed in 2016

Additional Info :
WASH Friendly Schools kit developed with UNRWA and 17 health educators from all UNRWA schools in North Lebanon trained
Household size and Composition
Manama,