The Centre for Social Sciences Research and Action

Last modified: 
22/10/2021 - 11:16pm

The Centre for Social Sciences Research and Action is a multidisciplinary space creating synergies and bridging between the scientific, practitioner, and policy spheres. 

The Centre for Social Sciences Research and Action aims to foster social change through innovative uses of social science, digital technologies, and publication and exchange of knowledge.

Acronym: 
CeSSRA
Organisation Type: 
Research Centre
Founding Year: 
2006
Country of Origin: 
LB
Scope: 
International
Country/ies of Operation: 
Lebanon
Intervention Sector(s): 
Coordination & Information management
Research & Studies
Science & Technology
Contact person's position: 
N/A
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
+9611285897
Address: 
Office
Furn el-Chebbak main street 3rd Floor, Scala Bldg.
Beirut , Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: +9611285897
Beirut LB
Beirut
Lebanon
LB
City: 
Beirut
Street: 
Furn el-Chebbak main street
Additional: 
3rd Floor, Scala Bldg.
Phone: 
+9611285897
Contact person's name: 
N/A
Partnerships: 
N/A

Calls

Call

Six months fellowship programme for two early career researchers, young professionals, and artists working under the overarching thematic of social justice in Lebanon.

Monday, 18 October 2021
Expired
Call

Lebanon Support is looking for a researcher on social protection to document existing knowledge, data, research, and analysis, on social justice, and social protection schemes including national systems including– but not restricted to – Jordan, Lebanon, Tunisia.

Sunday, 24 January 2021
Expired

Resources

Resource

Evidence-based research forms the backbone of any serious attempt to produce knowledge about society or understand social, cultural, and political phenomena, behaviors,and attitudes, in order to devise the adequate responses and interventions (whether in programming or policy making). Hence, this module provides civil society organisations, actors, practitioners in Lebanon with basic concepts in research design and practical guidelines to optimise the use of research method tools in their work.

Resource

Understanding your Civil Society Organisation’s finances is essential to guarantee proper decision-making in your organisation’s activities and to ensure that your financial operations and processes are in line with the financial and accounting guidelines and principles. It can also ultimately support the sustainability of your organisation as a whole.

This Financial Management Guide is a basic tool to assist accountants and financial managers with making well-in- formed decisions regarding CSO management.

Events

Event

During this roundtable, Dr. Michele Scala will present the Centre for Social Sciences Research & Action ongoing work on social protection in Lebanon, analysing the articulation of intersectional discriminations and privileges of the current social protection framework, and proposing ways forward for reform. Participants will be invited to discuss the findings and share their insights.

Saturday, 6 November 2021 - 11:00am to Monday, 6 December 2021 - 12:00pm
Event

By shedding a light on the forms and trajectories of social contention in Morocco and Jordan after 2011, this webinar aims at scrutinizing how the ‘return to the social question’ can help us to better understand the profound changes which have been crossing Arab societies in the past decade.

Thursday, 9 December 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Jobs

Job

Job Purpose: Ensure sound, timely, and sustainable management of the centre's financial and administrative issues, as well as their compliance with the Centre for Social Sciences Research & Action's regulations and procedures in addition to donor guidelines.

Monday, 15 November 2021
Expired
Job

Lebanon Support is seeking to recruit a researcher.

Monday, 4 October 2021
Expired

Projects

Project

Published by Lebanon Support, the Civil Society Review emphasises cutting-edge and critical transdisciplinary analysis in a wide range of topics relevant to social sciences. It offers a novel...

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