The ICRC has been present in Lebanon since 1967 and has carried out its humanitarian work through periods of conflict, including 1975-1990 civil war. Currently it is responding to the rapidly growing needs of displaced people fleeing war and violence across the region and the communities hosting them.

Latest Update
In numbers

In 2023:

  • 306,757
    people with improved access to water, sanitation, and shelter
  • 194,901
    consultations supported in 11 primary health centers across the country
  • 28,165
    patient admissions to Tripoli Governmental Hospital and Rafik Hariri University Hospital with hospitalization fees covered
  • 23,080
    individuals received food parcels
  • 6,500
    detainees visited in 20 places of detention
  • 2,445
    individuals whose houses were damaged in armed clashes, received cash assistance
  • 1,048
    Persons with disabilities received physical rehabilitation services
  • 302
    messages exchanged between detainees and their families