Peace of Art

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11/12/2022 - 4:12pm

Peace of Art is a registered Lebanese NGO; under the registration number no. 654. The main objective of Peace of Art is to create a community where arts & other non-violent means of communication are employed for the betterment of society and its living conditions. PoA started in 2016 with a group of artists who use arts for peace issues, targeting youth, children and women from different backgrounds (religions, villages, sectors, nationalities...) who have to accessibility to arts in the deprived area of North Bekaa. Our program ensures a creative platform and a safe space for youth and children to interact and grow away from the continuous conflicts, violence and crisis that affect them. Peace of Art's work focuses on building awareness, fighting discrimination and empowering local society to meet SDG goals and attain sustainable development in North Bekaa. Our activities include profesional training in music, photography, movie production, drawing, solfegio...(with focus on reviving and preserving the national cultural heritage) as well as civil training and creative skills that help youth and children stand out. The targeted children and youth will become the agents of peace contibuting to a nonviolent generation.

Acronym: 
PoA
Organisation Type: 
Local Civil Society Organisation
Founding Year: 
2016
Country of Origin: 
LB
Scope: 
National
Country/ies of Operation: 
Lebanon
Intervention Sector(s): 
Children & Youth
Conflict Resolution
Culture
Social & Cultural Development
Training & Capacity Building
Contact person's position: 
Founder of Peace of Art
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
+96170737223
Address: 
Fakiha, Old High School Building
Fakiha , Beqaa
Lebanon
Phone: +96176625076
Beqaa LB
City: 
Fakiha
Street: 
Fakiha, Old High School Building
Phone: 
+96176625076
Contact person's name: 
Mahdi Yahya
Partnerships: 
N/A

Calls

Call

Peace of Art organization is looking for best offers for the supply of mouneh making wooden equipment

Saturday, 7 January 2023
Expired
Call

Peace of Art organization is looking for best offers for olive oil supply

Tuesday, 6 December 2022
Expired

Resources

Resource

We Play for Peace is a handbook produced under the project with the same title highlighting activities and tools that can be adopted by trainers, coaches and facilitators with pre-adolescents and children under arts, sports and recreation.

Resource

We Rise through Art is a handbook produced under the project with the same title in response to Beirut's explosion, highlighting activities and tools that can be adopted by trainers, coaches and facilitators with pre-adolescents and children under arts, sports and recreation.

Events

Event

The Peace of Art NGO and Arts academy

is honored to invite you to the closing ceremony of

“Art against Discrimination”

A project funded by

the European Endowment for Democracy .

The event’s program includes:

Introduction about the initiative and the importance of Peace of Art role in Bekaa Region.
Musical performance by Peace of Art’s Band.
Speech delivered by EED’s representative.
Speech delivered by the founder of Peace of Art, Dr. Mehdi Yehya.
Photo exhibition by “Art against Discrimination” participants.
Projection of the Short Film produced by ‘Art against Discrimination’ participants.
Honoring of cultural and public activists in North Bekaa.
Individual performances of music & Art classes Students.
Reception to follow.

Date: Sunday, 9th of September, 19:00.

Address: Peace of Art’s center, Fakiha .

For confirmation or canceling, kindly contact us: +961 81 950102

Sunday, 9 September 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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Jobs

Job

Peace of Art is looking to hire a professional Word Press full stack web-development freelancer

Friday, 10 February 2023
Job

Peace of Art is looking for an expert and highly experienced coach and mentor to develop our team's skills and financial practices

Wednesday, 8 February 2023

Projects

Project

Art Against Violence  is an 18 months project funded by  USA that targets 300 youngsters from Bekaa in 4 different regions , aged between 15 & 29,  to train them on art and to support them...

Project

We rise Through Art funded by the UNESCO, is a 4 months project that targets 40 youngsters and children from Beirut (Syrian and Lebanese) affected physically or psychologically by Beirut Blast in...