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Lebolution 2019 Recap

Between July 21st and August 1st, 2019, Lebanon saw yet another wave of WLCU Youth (WLCUY) tour the country for the third version of LEBolution, the WLCUY’s World Conference! Put together by the WLCUY Board and the WLCU World Secretary General, LEBolution 2019 brought together 191 participants from 17 different countries, ready to explore and discover the beauty of the ...

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World Youth Congress Day

During World Lebanese Cultural Union Congress Day we were welcomed by Lebanese American University (LAU) Byblos campus and started the day with the Contemporary Lebanon: Challenges and Opportunities panel organized by CELIBAL (Latin American Centre for Lebanese Studies) with the participation of various Lebanese thought leaders. After a Q&A session, LAU explained all the opportunities they offer for international students ...

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Georges Bechara Scholarship

In 2019, WLCU Board of Trustees President Mr. Bechara G. Bechara offered a full scholarship for a member of the WLCU Youth from Latin America to study Arabic at Universtié Saint Joseph (USJ) for a whole month! The winner of the scholarship, Daniel Martinez Sajjur from Chile, has shared her experience with us! The good news is that Mr. Bechara ...

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LEBolution 2019: Here We Come!

ENGLISH VERSION During the month of June, a delegation of the WLCU comprised of World Secretary General, Mr. Roger Hani, WLCU Youth President, Mr. Sergio de los Ríos Feghali, and WLCU Youth Secretary General, Ms. Christina Salamy, visited Lebanon with the objective of finalizing details for the LEBolution 2019. The third edition of LEBolution, the WLCU Youth’s World Conference, will ...

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“Encuentro Nacional de Formación”: Forming the Youth in Argentina

ENGLISH VERSION On June 15,16 and 17, in the City of Buenos Aires, Argentina, JUCAL’s (Argentinian-Lebanese Cultural Union’s Youth – acronym as per the name in Spanish) “National Formation Encounter” took place. The “ENF” (acronym as per the event’s name in Spanish) is considered JUCAL’s most important event since its purpose is to be able to instruct and develop current ...

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Bolivia: Uniting the Community Through Dinner Get-Togethers

ENGLISH VERSION The youth of the Lebanese Bolivian Cultural Union organized a fraternization dinner on Saturday, June 8, where members of the Lebanese Bolivian Cultural Union, among them President Rashid Omar, were also given appointments. The dinner was held in Santa Cruz de la Sierra in the Lebanese food restaurant where a variety of typical Lebanese dishes were served. This event, ...

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A New Board at the Lebanese Cultural Club!

ENGLISH VERSION The Lebanese Cultural Club of the University of Ottawa is a non-profit, non-religious and non-political student-run organization that creates an opportunity to share and display the Middle Eastern culture, art, customs, history and heritage with individuals all over Ottawa as well as those from out of town. Moreover, our objective is to create an atmosphere of solidarity and ...

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New Chapter in San Diego, California

As part of the mission that the WLCU YOUTH is doing, we are very happy and honored to have a new chapter in San Diego, California, which is led by a group of young lebanese eager to keep the culture and traditions more than alive! // Como parte de la misión que está realizando WLCU YOUTH, estamos muy contentos y ...

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#SHEis Campaign

WLCU YOUTH Campaign In honor and commemoration of International Women’s Day on March 8th, 2019 and Lebanese Mother’s Day on March 21st, 2019, a group of 6 active WLCUY women representing different chapters from around the world came together to construct and launch the #SHEis campaign. Over the month of March, this campaign acknowledged strong and accomplished Lebanese women from ...

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Helping Argentinian Youth

Want to join me in making a difference? We are raising money to benefit World Lebanese Cultural Union Argentinian Lebanese youth who were involved in a very bad car accident. One 25 years young woman passed away and 3 of her friends are in the hospital now in critical condition. Their families had to rent houses close to the hospital ...

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