Alawite Islamic Charity Association (AICA)

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22/10/2023 - 3:37am

The Alawite Islamic Charity Association (AICA), is an NGO/FBO located in Lebanon, registered under the decree No. 4500/1950, was founded year 1950 in order to claim the rights of communities through development and social projects as well as health care and medical services.

Its projects and activities aim to mitigate all forms of discrimination towards civil rights access (medical, health, education, work opportunities, or any other additional required support), raise individual and collective awareness, mainstream protection and disseminate risks prevention.

The intervention strategy consists of a holistic approach within development, advocacy and resilience as well as relief and emergency response action.

Since 1950, AICA has created several institutions and locations in order to ensure specific programs/activities responding to vulnerable communities and individuals’ needs, such as:

� Alzahraa Medical Center

� House of Wisdom Community Kitchen

� The Social Hall

� Aldouha Scientific School

� Mosque of Imam Ali bin Abi Talib (as)

� Mosque of Fatima Zahra (as)

� AICA's Social Services Community Center

� Netizens' Digital Lab

Vision: AICA adapts a humanitarian response action, development and benevolence, targeting the whole community through the adoption of an integrated global ecosystem approach based on Human Rights. AICA ensures coverage of needs related to basic rights without any discrimination through access to services & advocacy, with a horizontal axe of action. AICA takes action through community participation, youth-led initiatives, builds bridges through culture and dialogue, as well as encourages partnership & community initiatives through development & peacebuilding, whilst transforming challenges into opportunities, and conflicts to Peace

Main Goal: Standing by the 17 SDGs, AICA intends to lead a global networking through faith in potentials, creating opportunities, reinforcing positive social values, resources management, strategic partnerships and community development to achieve a better & more sustainable future

Mission: AICA empowers vulnerable communities, through community development, advocacy & peace-building, and humanitarian response action to enjoy social justice.

Values: With reference to Human Rights Declaration Charter, & based on Imam Ali Bin Abi Taleb (as) values, AICA adopts principles considered fundamental to humanitarian actions:

Humanity : “Whatever is taken away from you will be replaced with something better.” Imam Ali (as)

Social Justice: “Justice is the base that supports the whole world.” Imam Ali (as)

Active Citizenship: “Work for a better Life as if you live forever, and work for better Ends as if you die tomorrow.” Imam Ali (as)

Partnership : “Understanding is what makes relationships.” Imam Ali (as)

Volunteering: “Don’t feel ashamed when giving little for charity, that is because there is always goodness in giving no matter how little.” Imam Ali (as)

Sustainability: “It is in the changing of circumstances in life that the essence of man is revealed.” Imam Ali (as)

Acronym: 
AICA
Organisation Type: 
Local Civil Society Organisation
Founding Year: 
1950
Country of Origin: 
LB
Scope: 
National
Country/ies of Operation: 
Lebanon
Intervention Sector(s): 
Advocacy & Awareness
Children & Youth
Citizenship
Education
Food & Nutrition
Health
Labor & Livelihoods
Refugees
Relief Services
Water sanitation and hygiene
Women Status & Issues
Contact person's position: 
CEO
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
+9616380606 ext: 888
Address: 
2nd Floor, Offices 22 & 23, Eid Center
Eid Center, Alshamal Street Jabal Mohsen
5061 Tripoli , North Lebanon
Lebanon
Phone: +9616380606
Fax: +9616391236
North Lebanon LB
2nd Floor Offices 22& 23
Eid Center, Alshamal Street Jabal Mohsen
5061 Tripoli , North Lebanon
Lebanon
Phone: +9616380606
Fax: +9616391236
North Lebanon LB
2nd Floor, Offices 22 & 23, Eid Center
Eid Center, Alshamal Street Jabal Mohsen
5061 Tripoli , North Lebanon
Lebanon
Phone: +9616380606
North Lebanon LB
City: 
Tripoli
Street: 
Eid Center, Alshamal Street
Additional: 
Jabal Mohsen
Phone: 
+9616380606
Fax: 
+9616391236
Contact person's name: 
Noureddine Eid
Partnerships: 
MOPH YMCA PU-AMI CRS Acted Baladi CAP British Council GIZ Expertise France

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The Alawite Islamic Charity Association (AICA) is a local non-governmental organization (NGO) located in Lebanon, registered under the decree No. 4500/1950, was founded year 1950 in order to claim the rights of communities through development and social projects as well as health care and medical services.

Its projects and activities aim to mitigate all forms of discrimination towards civil rights access (medical, health, education, work opportunities, or any other additional required support), raise individual and collective awareness, mainstream protection and disseminate risks prevention

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The Alawite Islamic Charity Association (AICA), is a faith-based organization (FBO) located in Lebanon, registered under decree No. 4500/1950, was founded in the year 1950 in order to claim the rights of communities through the development and social projects as well as health care and medical service.

Its projects and activities aim to mitigate all forms of discrimination towards civil rights access (medical, health, education, work opportunities), raise individual and collective awareness, mainstream protection, and disseminate risk prevention.

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Alzahraa Medical Center (AMC), owned by the Alawite Islamic Charity Association (AICA) is a primary health care center (PHCC) located in Jabal Mohsen - Tripoli.

AMC receives patients without any discrimination in gender, color, race or religion.

Sunday, 21 April 2024
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Please send your CV to the following email: [email protected] and cc: [email protected] mentioning in the subject reference "Finance Manager".

All CVs without this subject line or cover letters will not be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, and interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis.

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The Alawite Islamic Charity Association (#AICA) opens the registration for 6 modules of the International Computer Driving License (#ICDL) at its Digital Lab:

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Solidarity project is a pilot program, supported by USAID BALADI CAP, targeting marginalized populations of Tripoli (Jabal Mohsen, Tebbaneh and Quobbeh) 

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