On the basis of the partnership and cooperation between Caritas Lebanon and Trócaire (Caritas Ireland), President Fr. Michel Abboud met up with the CEO of Trócaire, Caoimhe de Barra, and the Country Representative, Lisa Jean, to discuss the contextual changes Lebanon is currently going through and to better understand Caritas Lebanon’ social initiatives, projects and support strategies implemented as a response to the current social economic crisis.

Trócaire provides humanitarian assistance for Lebanon, by providing financial support to 290 affected families.

They sat with Caritas Lebanon’s team as well as several people that benefitted from the assistance provided, leading a focus group discussion and hearing different testimonies from beneficiaries.