WLCUWorld Lebanese Cultural Union
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Metta, who led contribution efforts by donating $500,000 to the fund, called on WLCU members to follow suit.
Speaking to the National News Agency, President of the WLCU in Montreal Roland al-Deek, said that "the model embodies two different civilizations, one western and another eastern."
"It is the obligation of the government and of Lebanese constitutional authorities to protect the rights of Lebanese expatriates C* [Voting in the 2013 elections] is possible and not at all impossible," the WLCU said in a statement.
This year's contestants, selected by the WLCU, came from the typical outposts of the Lebanese diaspora, representing Brazil, Mexico and Australia, as well as some less-familiar names like Mali, Denmark, the US state of Nevada and Canada's British Columbia.
BEIRUT: The president of the World Lebanese Cultural Union (WLCU) Eid Shadrawi arrived in Lebanon Thursday shortly after his election as the new president of the union, in Mexico.
NNA - World Lebanese Cultural University (WLCU) President, Alejandro Fares Khoury, called for orchestrated efforts to end the Syrian crisis, so that Syrian refugees would be able to return to their homeland.
NNA - A delegation of the World Lebanese Cultural Union (WLCU) chaired by Alessandro Khoury took part in the 65th International Symposium of the UN Department for media affairs held at the headquarters of the UN in New York.
NNA - Lebanese Forces leader, Samir Geagea, met on Thursday at Mrab with a delegation of the World Lebanese Cultural Union (WLCU), headed by Alejandro Khoury Fares, with talks touching on the current situation prevailing on the local scene.
NNA - The board of women of the World Lebanese Cultural Union (WLCU) blasted a report which was released by the Brazilian network "Globo" on the situation of Women in the Middle East, including Lebanon.
NNA - The youth branch of the World Lebanese Cultural Union in Chile on Monday held a Queen of Beauty pageant for the Lebanese emigrants and nominated Yamir Garcia Sde as the queen, in presence of head of the Lebanese Club Jorge Chukair, head of WLCU's youth branch in Chile Nicole Nassif, WLCU's officials and over 200 members of the Lebanese Diaspora.
NNA - The World Lebanese Cultural Union (WLCU) commenced the work of its 18th conference in the capital of Argentina, Buenos Aires, in the presence of the Ambassador of Lebanon, Antonio Andari and leaders of the union.
NNA - The World Lebanese Cultural Union (WLCU) bureau issued on Monday the following statement: "On the occasion of the International Day of Lebanese Expatriates which falls on the second Sunday of March each year, and building on the recommendations of the World Council of the WLCU which was held last November in Costa Rica, and upon the directives of President Michel Douwaihi, the Union celebrated this occasion in every continent with seminars and rallies held in the Lebanese clubs and places where the statue of Lebanese expatriates is located." In Lebanon, a delegation of the youth branch at the Union in Argentina "JUCAL" gathered in front of a statue of Lebanese emigrants in the Port area, and laid flowers at the statue.