Wadi El Zeini

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A relatively large gathering in the Chouf since 1974. It hosts around 8,000 people, most of whom are Palestinian refugees from Lebanon. Over 1,500 Palestinian and Syrian refugees from Syria have moved to the gathering in recent years.

 
Gathering Name
 
 
Wadi El Zeini
 
 
 
Year Established
 
 
1974
 
 
 
Location
 
 
Within the town of Sibline in Chouf, Mount-Lebanon
 
 
 
Municipality
 
 
Sibline
 
 
 
Estimated Population
 
 

7,995 (2017)

Palestinian refugees from Lebanon (PRL)
5,777
Palestinian refugees from Syria (PRS)
1,373
Lebanese
559
Syrian refugees from Syria (SRS)
205
Others
81
72% Palestinian refugees from Lebanon (PRL) 72% PRL
17% Palestinian refugees from Syria (PRS) 17% PRS
7% Lebanese
3% Syrian refugees from Syria (SRS)
1% Others
 
 
 
Housing
 
 
Several multi-story buildings and complexes; generally acceptable condition
 
 
 
Water & Sanitation
 
 
Water sourced from community and private wells; municipal sewage network; municipal solid waste collection (insufficient)
 
 
 
Access to Education
 
 
UNRWA school in the gathering for all education levels
 
 
 
Access to Health

 

 
 
UNRWA clinic in the gathering; Hariri Center and other private clinics; Sibline Government Hospital in the town of Sibline
 
 
 
Community Organizations
 
 
None within the gathering
 
 
Sector
Need
Priority
Sector
Need
Sewage
Need
Upgrading of sewage network
Priority
high
Sector
Need
Neighborhood upgrading
Need
Installation of storm water systems and roads rehabilitation; pedestrian passage on main road for safety
Priority
medium
Sector
Need
Electricity
Need
Rehabilitation of electricity network
Priority
medium
Sector
Need
Shelter
Need
Shleter rehabilitation
Priority
medium
Sector
Need
Livelihood
Need
Income generation; recretaional activities
Priority
medium
Sector
Need
Education
Need
kindergarten
Priority
high
Additional Info :
PARD kindergarten in Wadi El Zeini is looking for a female educator.
Please drop your CV at the center or contact us at kindergarten's page at the link below:
With Thanks
Sector
Intervention
Organization
Status
Sector
need
Sewage
Intervention
Installation of sewage network
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
113
Status

Completed in 2017

Additional Info :
Installation of sewage networks in 2 neighborhood in Wadi el Zeineh Palestinian gathering & asphalting of main road
 
Sector
need
Solid waste
Intervention
Solid waste collection
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
88
Status

Completed in 2017

Additional Info :
Provision of solid waste compactor truck to the Municipality of Sibline for solid waste management in Sibline and Wadi el Zeineh Palestinian Gathering
 

Sector
need
Solid waste
Intervention
Solid waste collection
Organization
UNDP
UNDP
87
Status

Ongoing

Additional Info :
Provision of 210 metal bins to be used for solid waste collection in Sibline and Wadi el Zeineh Palestinian gathering located within its boundaries
 
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
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