Acted

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24/06/2019 - 12:11pm

ACTED is a non-governmental organization (NGO) with headquarters in Paris, founded in 1993. Independent, private and not-for-profit, ACTED respects a strict political and religious impartiality and operates according to principles of non-discrimination and transparency. Our vision is to establish a link between emergency, rehabilitation and development, and our interventions seek to cover the multiple aspects of humanitarian and development crises through a multidisciplinary approach which is both global and local, and adapted to each context. With over 4,000 national and international staff, and over 340 projects implemented each year across 30 countries, ACTED is now reaching over 6 million beneficiaries per year.
ACTED has been present and registered in Lebanon since 2006, rapidly expanding its operations in 2013 to mitigate the impact of the Syrian refugee crisis on vulnerable populations in Lebanon. ACTED’s team of over 100 national and international staff members are currently providing assistance to over 60,000 people  in Beirut and northern districts of Mount Lebanon (Baabda, Metn, Keserwane and Jbeil), as well as in Akkar District (North).
ACTED’s humanitarian interventions aim to ensure that the basic needs of vulnerable refugee and host community households are met through integrated WASH and shelter assistance, as well as through the provision of conditional and unconditional cash transfers to the most vulnerable. In addition, ACTED supports the efforts of hosting communities and local stakeholders that are affected by the crisis in ensuring continued provision of basic services to an increased population, as well as maintaining social cohesion. Finally, through the REACH initiative, a global partnership with Impact Initiatives and UNOSAT, information management, assessment and mapping services are provided to the humanitarian community.  

Acronym: 
ACTED
Organisation Type: 
International Civil Society Organisation
Founding Year: 
1993
Country of Origin: 
N/A
Intervention Sector(s): 
Development
Infrastructure & Services Rehabilitation
Labor & Livelihoods
Shelter and Non-Food Items
Water sanitation and hygiene
Contact person's position: 
Country Director
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
N/A
Address: 
Sodeco - Damascus Road- Bshara El-Khoury street Next to Shakespeare & Co Restaurant
Beirut , Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: +9611324331
Beirut LB
City: 
Beirut
Street: 
Sodeco - Damascus Road- Bshara El-Khoury street
Additional: 
Next to Shakespeare & Co Restaurant
Phone: 
+9611324331
Website: 
Contact person's name: 
Hart Ford
Partnerships: 
N/A

Calls

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PUBLICATION OF A NATIONAL CALL FOR TENDER ACTED Lebanon for Stamped concrete works

Thursday, 22 October 2020
To event remaining 20 days
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PUBLICATION OF A NATIONAL CALL FOR TENDER CONSTRUCTION OF STADIUM STRUCTURE

Wednesday, 21 October 2020
To event remaining 19 days

Resources

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The overall objective of the assessment was to identify emergency WASH needs and gaps of most vulnerable Syrian refugees and host families in five geographical areas, 4 collective centres and Bab al-Tebbaneh, Tripoli in North Lebanon.

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ACTED in an international NGO that has been registered in Lebanon since 2006. It has an established country office in Beirut as well as a field office in Akkar. More recently, it has been carrying out activities in the South and in Tripoli

Friday, 2 October 2020
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ASSIGNMENT
Under the supervision of the Consortium Coordinator, the Civil Society coordinator is responsible for identification of relevant civil society initiatives, development of capacity building content and conducting trainings, and ensuring close coordination between ACTED’s programs and local action to maximize impact in targeted neighbourhoods.

Thursday, 15 October 2020

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