Lizzie Porter - Contributors | Monocle

Contributors / Lizzie Porter

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Power to the people

The recent protests in and around Beirut have dramatically altered the fabric of the city – but the more sustained change is in the mindset of the citizens.

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Inventory: a global round-up

Starting the new year on the right foot, we head for gentle exercise: climbing in Innsbruck, surfing in Margaret River, hiking in Vancouver and Swimming in Tel Aviv.

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Fat of the land

Qatar has an obesity epidemic; we meet the people working to change this, then explore initiatives around the world.

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No sleep ’til sunrise

Tumbledown infrastructure and high living costs make Lebanon a tough place to live but few cities are as adept at casting worries aside and celebrating life at the end of the week. Dancing shoes at the ready.

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Social skills

Lebanon may be struggling with corruption and subject to foreign interference but the positivity and creativity of its populace are helping it to move forward.


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