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About APLH

The association for the protection of the Lebanese heritage, is an initiative launched by young Lebanese artists/intellectuals back in march 2010 on Facebook under the name ‘stop destroying your heritage!’. The group is still in existence and was opened for activism against the destruction of old Lebanese buildings by senseless Development. Founding members: Pascale Ingea Josef Haddad Jad Mhanna Official Status: The Association for the Protection of the Lebanese Heritage was registered on the 14th of july 2010 at the ministry of interior and has been officially announced in the official journal on the 28th of October 2010 (issue 50). The association’s permit number is 1764. Members: Members of the executive committee for the year 2011: Pascale Ingea- President Georges El Khoury- Vice President Mireille Haddad- Accounting Josef Haddad- Secretary Janine Ingea- Treasurer Jad Mhanna- Legal Advisor and Board Member

Requiem

the Association for the Protection of the Lebanese Heritage[APLH], in collaboration with Volver travel agency,organized a cultural tour on the 16th of june 2015, in theSursock and Abrine neighborhoods.   The participants, many of them high school youngsters, had the … Continue reading

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Dear Lebanese Expat: Beirut Needs You

The APLH, in collaboration with other civil society and youth organizations managed to get Beirut inducted into the ‘New 7 Wonders’ List, as well as flagging the entire city to the World Monuments Watch organization, as an Endangered Archeological Site. Let … Continue reading

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APLH @ Souk Al Tayeb Beirut November 29

the APLH announces its participation at the Souk al Tayeb Beirut Souks, starting November 29 2014, each saturday. Join us and discover what the APLH has in its kiosk! Thank you for helping Lebanese ideas and Lebanese trade.  

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Barouk River Trail Hike & Lunch with APLH – Moukhtara, Chouf

The APLH is pleased to take you on an exciting tour along the Barouk River. An enjoyable, moderate 5KM hiking trail starting from al Moukhtara, passing through the villages of Ain Qani, Baadaran, Haret Jandal and Ammatour. Our guide will … Continue reading

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Petition against the Fouad Boutros Highway project

You can  sign it here: https://www.change.org/petitions/stop-the-highway-build-the-fouad-boutros-park   and you can read about the alternative project proposed by the APLH and the lebanese civil coalition here  

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Petition to remove and sanction the Lebanese minister of Culture

Read about it, sign and share it. It will probably not matter, in a country like Lebanon. It will probably result in nothing, but again, it will probably start something because people are sick and tired of the status quo. … Continue reading

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APLH CROWDMAP

The APLH crowdmap is the first of its kind to cover the whole Lebanese territory. It allows any Lebanese citizen or person who is informed/concerned in Lebanese heritage, to pinpoint heritage edifices or archaeology in their vicinity. Users can also … Continue reading

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بيان توضيحيّ فيما خصّ الوضع الحالي للمباني التراثية في لبنان

This is a report about the current situation of Lebanese heritage as of the year 2013, and under the current ministry of culture, headed by minister Gaby Layoun: لبنان في 19 تشرين الأول 2013 على ضوء الوضع الحالي المأساوي والكارثي، … Continue reading

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APLH Christmas postcards

Available directly from APLH (info@protect-lebaneseheritage.com,  03667648,  03797785) for 3$ the envelope. One envelope contains 3 postcards. Your contribution helps the APLH continue its legal battles, and awareness campaigns for the protection of Lebanon’s heritage.   Merry christmas and a happy … Continue reading

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Of Men & Ruins Issue II…

…Can be downloaded here: APLH gazette II + appendix Roman Hippodrome and the compost bin building tutorial from (http://www.bae.ncsu.edu) build-bin

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