Family sitting in a home

An architect and his workforce have been rebuilding homes without spending a dime, within the poorer areas of Beirut which had been additionally a few of the worst affected by the 4 August explosion, due to their proximity to the port.

Joe Salloum, who says the Lebanese authorities is not offering sufficient assist to those that misplaced their properties, has renovated 22 homes in Karantina, and constructed a brand new kids’s centre.

The Isamaelat household, whose house was destroyed within the explosion, instructed the BBC their story.