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Only four women sit in Lebanon's 128-seat parliament, with the Women's Minister - a man - Jean Oghassabian, appointed in 2016
Concerns are mounting about the pressures put on Syrian refugees to return to their homes, despite the conflict in the country
New coding schools help underprivileged youth and Syrian refugees in Lebanon acquire digital skills that make them thrive.
Thousands of Syrian children are stranded in camps in Lebanon and a refugee from Homs is educating some of them about coexistence.
More than a dozen Syrian refugees fleeing the war and destruction in their home of Syria, have died in Lebanon.