Sawa For Development Association

Last modified: 
08/11/2020 - 8:31pm

Sawa is a Foundation dedicated to the educational and social development of the residents of Bekaa, especially women and children and the underprivileged. The Foundation also addresses environmental issues.

Goals:

The main goal is the community development in the Bekaa valley in social and environmental  terms, raising awareness about human rights and educating women on conserving the nature through reforestation campaigns .

Our goals are summarized as:

1.       Environment and social development of children, youth and women.

2.       Economic and  environmental  empowerment of women

3-   prevention of violence against women and early child marriage

We accomplish these goals by having numerous workshops, projects and activities over the course of the years, with several local, national and international NGOs with women and Youth in East and West Bekaa.

The organization’s activities are focused on the following topics:

  • Human Rights
  • Child protectin
  • Environment protection.

Our Vision

Sawa For development   strive to establish a future that fulfill  with equity, in which all  women will be viewed and treated equally as men, in all aspects of life. Having a clean environment through waste management workshops and planting trees campaigns.

Our Mission

               Sawa For development   mission is to attain gender-equality in a democratic Pa society, to which end we focus our efforts on promoting the social, environmental , economical development of women and girl’s, including advocating for women’s rights and cimate change , eliminating discrimination against women including GBV, advancing women’s capacities and leadership skills to climate change effects , amplifying their existence in the community as active members.

Our Work

            Sawa For development work addresses the discrimination, marginalisation, poverty and human rights violation for all people and especially women and girls and those with disability and special needs.  We work with all people, with a focus on people with critical situations who are in vulnerable and marginalised.  Our four key roles are to educate and empower, advocate, promote social ,environmental and development delivering high and effective quality programs.

 

Acronym: 
SAFD
Organisation Type: 
Local Civil Society Organisation
Founding Year: 
2006
Country of Origin: 
LB
Scope: 
National
Country/ies of Operation: 
Lebanon
Intervention Sector(s): 
Children & Youth
Conflict Resolution
Development
Education
Gender issues
Refugees
Contact person's position: 
Founder and Director of Association
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
+9613030267
Address: 
n/a
Zahleh
Lebanon
Phone: +9613030267
Fax: +9618546020
LB
Qab Elias , Beqaa
Lebanon
Phone: +9613030267
Fax: 009611356900
Beqaa LB
Qab Elias
Lebanon
Phone: +9613030267
Fax: 00961356900
LB
Qab Elias , Beqaa
Lebanon
Phone: +9613030267
Beqaa LB
City: 
Zahleh
Street: 
n/a
Phone: 
+9613030267
Fax: 
+9618546020
Contact person's name: 
Nawal Mdallaly
Partnerships: 
Ushagram Suisse Associatiom, Uspeak , Save the children, CFLI , UNFPA , AFDC. CDR.

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Events

Event

UN launched the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence, Sawa for Development is organizing a Zoom Webinar about" Gender Based Violence During Covid19"

Monday, 30 November 2020 - 6:00pm to Tuesday, 1 December 2020 - 7:00pm
Event

UN launched the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence, Sawa for Development is organizing a Zoom Webinar about" Gender Based Violence During Covid19"

Monday, 30 November 2020 - 6:00pm to Tuesday, 1 December 2020 - 7:00pm

Press Releases

Press Release

إنطلاقاً من توجيهات سمو الشيخة فاطمة بنت مبارك – الرئيس الأعلى لمؤسسة التنمية الأسرية باطلاق الدورة السادسة لبرنامج سمو الشيخة فاطمة بنت مبارك للتميز والذكاء المجتمعي 2021-2022 برئاسة سمو الشيخ ذياب بن محمد بن زايد آل نهيان
تم إنشاء مؤسسة التنمية الأسرية في إمارة أبو ظبي عام 2006 وتتمحور أعمالها حول المساهمة في وضع الاستراتيجيات في مجال الأسرة والمرأة والطفل والإشراف على تنفيذها.

Press Release

A story about *Amira: "I dream to be a student and to learn how to read and write.”

Written by: Nawal Mdallaly, Director of Sawa For Development Association - Lebanon

Jobs

Job

Basic Literacy and Numeracy Arabic and English Educators.

Friday, 15 January 2021
Expired
Job

Project managers are responsible for planning and overseeing projects to ensure they are completed in a timely fashion and within budget. Project managers plan and designate project resources, prepare budgets, monitor progress, and keep stakeholders informed the entire way. This is all done within the confines of a company's goals and vision.
We are looking for a dynamic and experienced Programs Manager, with knowledge in main areas of management and development especially in an NGO/INGO environment, to manage all programs run by the organization.

Monday, 15 June 2020
Expired

Projects

Project

III. Project Description
SAWA Association is proposing to implement the project entitled ‘Skills 2 Learn’ in Qob Elias (Bekaa, Lebanon), area being classified as one of the most vulnerable...

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