Category Archives for Awareness

Our mind in Brussels but our heart in Lebanon

Working to bridge two refugee realities I often get asked about how it’s possible for a small organisation like SB OverSeas to operate in both Lebanon and Brussels — What’s the connection? Why Lebanon? Why…
Bukra Ahla through Alex’s eyes

Bukra Ahla through Alex’s eyes

by Alex Hart, Beirut volunteer The Bukra Ahla center where we live and work is situated in between the Shatila camp and the most intensive military checkpoint that I have seen in Lebanon. If you…

What happens when 8,000 minds globally think twice about EU development programs?

Ana Londoño Botero, project development and communications officer for SB OverSeas, shares her experience at the European Development Days that took place last week. What happens when more than 8,000 minds from all over the…
What Are The Youth Doing? – a report from Beirut & Aarsal

What Are The Youth Doing? – a report from Beirut & Aarsal

Read our report on the youth living in the Beirut and Aarsal settlements, based on data collected through household surveys. The data was collected by SB OverSeas staff over the course of 2018. The total…
Women in conflict, a discussion with the UN University

Women in conflict, a discussion with the UN University

Women are not victims, and when empowered and included in peacekeeping operations, solutions are much more tangible and sustainable. This was the central message that resonated from a discussion on International Women’s Day at the…
Students in Saida pass public school exams

Students in Saida pass public school exams

During the second week of February, many of our students had important exams in public school. As a result, the end of January and beginning of February were dedicated to revision in our center. SB…
Beirut CENTER ACTIVITY REPORT 2018 (ENGLISH & FRENCH)

Beirut CENTER ACTIVITY REPORT 2018 (ENGLISH & FRENCH)

Year: 2018                                                                         Année: 2018 Center location: Beirut                                                     Localité du centre: Beirut Project manager: Wael Hajji                                            Gestionaire du projet: Wael Hajji (EN) Educational activities or courses that took place in 2018. (FR) Les activités éducatives ou…
Saida CENTER ACTIVITY REPORT 2018 (ENGLISH & FRENCH)

Saida CENTER ACTIVITY REPORT 2018 (ENGLISH & FRENCH)

Year: 2018                                                                       Année: 2018 Center location: Saida                                                    Localité du centre: Saida Project manager: Bethany Dill                                      Gestionaire du projet: Bethany Dill   (EN) Educational activities or courses that took place in 2018. (FR) Les activités…
Arsal CENTER ACTIVITY REPORT 2018 (ENGLISH & FRENCH)

Arsal CENTER ACTIVITY REPORT 2018 (ENGLISH & FRENCH)

Year: 2018                                                                    Année:…
Education for Syrian refugees in Lebanon report

Education for Syrian refugees in Lebanon report

SB Overseas has published this report to give a comprehensive overview of the situation of the education of Syrian refugees in Lebanon and the challenges that our team meets on a daily basis. Find the…