Head of DFID Lebanon
Find out how the UK will respond to opportunities and challenges, what is being achieved for the UK and who we are working with.
DFID plays a central role in the UK Government’s strategy of a Lebanon that is: a) stable, democratic, prosperous and secure; b) increasingly resilient to regional crises and the threat of violent extremism; c) able to provide social and economic opportunity to all people within its borders; and d) a strong partner on defence and security issues. Lebanon provides for 1.5 million refugees from Syria, more refugees per head than any other country. Conflict and instability in Lebanon would lead to serious humanitarian, political, economic and security consequences for the region, including the potential for significant irregular migration to Europe, and could harm the UK’s national security interests.
To find out how the UK will respond to opportunities and challenges, what is being achieved for the UK and who we are working with please read the full Country Profile for Lebanon
- Development Tracker: Lebanon to explore international development projects funded by the UK government by country and sector
- Lebanon and the UK updates, news and events from the UK government in Lebanon
- International Development Funding finder tool for funding opportunities by country, sector and organisation type
- Research for Development Outputs for outputs from DFID funded research projects and programmes