Forest Fires in Lebanon: A Recurring Disaster

​​In October 2019, Lebanon witnessed forest fires that were high in number, area burnt and intensity. Yet, this disaster is not exceptional, as such incidents have recurred over the years. With a policy framework in place since 2009, it is time that the National Strategy for Forest Fire Management is properly implemented before the country loses what remains of its green cover.

Check out the inforgraphic: Forest Fires in Lebanon: A Recurring Disaster​