Beddawi camp is a second camp in north Lebanon. It is located in the high region which is in front of Tripoli city. It has two entrances, one southward from the Al-qobi region and the other northward from Beddawi city. It was established in 1955 in 1 km 2. It is 120m above sea level and about 5 km north of Tripoli city.
Sectors [ edit ]
The camp is divided into four sectors:
Sector A [ edit ]
This contains 30% of the occupants. Most of them are from
Safad region, Shafaamer, Nahf, Safouri, Yafa, Yafa badoun, Al-Ghabisiyya, Al- Safsf.
Sector B [ edit ]
This contains 20% of the occupants. Most of them are from, Safad region,
Al-Safsf, Sohmata, Al- Brwih, Hayfa, Al- Bozih, Jahoula, Al- Naami.
Sector C [ edit ]
This contains 30% of the occupants. Most of them are from, Safad region, Al- Bozih,
Safouri, Hayfa region, Yafa, Khalesah.
Sector D [ edit ]
This contains 20%, distributed among 3 regions:
PLO region: they are living in temporary houses and the occupants of these houses are displaced from Tel El- Zaater camp and south of Lebanon (Muhajarine).
School region: they are from the same PLO region but the
UNRWA has built new houses for them instead of temporary houses.
Abo Naem buildings: they are living here for a temporary period because these buildings have an owner.
Other occupants [ edit ]
In Beddawi camp there are some people without identity or registration. They came in 1967 from
West Bank, Gaza, Jordan, Egypt, Iraq.
Beddawi camp, articles from UNRWA
Aqabat Jaber 6,400
Ein as-Sultan 8,083
Deir 'Ammar 2,400
'Azza (Beit Jibrin) 1,000
Ein Beit al-Ma' (Camp No. 1) 6,750
Tulkarm camp 38,000
Nur Shams 9,000
Jenin camp 48,000
Shuafat camp 31,000
Khan Eshieh 20,000
Jaramana camp 38,658
Daraa camp 10,000
Hama camp 28,000
Khan Dannun 10,000
Qabr Essit 23,700
Latakia Camp 30,000
Ein Al-Tal 6,000
Bourj el-Barajneh 37,945
Ain al-Hilweh 54,116
El Buss 11,254
Nahr al-Bared 55,857
Mar Elias 22,662
Mieh Mieh 5,250
Burj el-Shemali 32,789
Dbayeh camp 4,351
Zarqa camp 200,000
Jabal el-Hussein 89,000
Amman New Camp (Wihdat) 451,500
Husn (Martyr Azmi el-Mufti camp) 52,000
Irbid camp 35,000
Jerash camp 32,000