Social Workers' Syndicate in Lebanon

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10/11/2019 - 9:36pm

The basic values and principles of the Social Workers’ Syndicate in Lebanon and of social work :
- Psychosocial health is a basic right for every human being
- Professionalism
- Social responsibility
- Equality and social justice
- Situational analysis
- Excellence and creativity
- Transparency and accountability
The Syndicate’s objectives:
1. Strengthen the Syndicate’s status and role in Lebanon, the Arab region and the world.
2. Organize the Syndicate’s administrative structure.
3. Strengthen the social work profession in the Lebanese society and protect the rights of professionals.
The Syndicate’s strategy:
1. Build a public relations network with local civil society organizations and international and regional organizations operating in Lebanon and in the Arab world.
2. Communicate with the current and potential members of the Syndicate and network with their institutions.
3. Strengthen the social work profession on the legal level.
The Syndicate’s programs and activities:
1. Capacity building program for social workers
2. Awareness program about the profession
3. Networking program with stakeholders (universities, trade unions, ministries, etc.)
4. Social marketing program
5. Advocacy program for human rights and national social issues
6. Conferences serving the profession’s interest and about social issues
7. Follow-up of professionals
8. Monitoring and evaluation system
 

Acronym: 
SWSL
Organisation Type: 
Local Trade Union/Syndicate
Founding Year: 
1997
Country of Origin: 
LB
Intervention Sector(s): 
Advocacy & Awareness
Development
Education
Family
Training & Capacity Building
Contact person's position: 
Syndicate President
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
70279584
Address: 
Center of the National Council for Social Service Center in Lebanon
58 / Park, 80 / Badaro Street Al Thani Building, No. / 97 / second floor
961 Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: 70 279584
Fax: N/A
LB
City: 
Beirut
Street: 
58 / Park, 80 / Badaro Street
Additional: 
Al Thani Building, No. / 97 / second floor
Phone: 
70 279584
Website: 
Fax: 
N/A
Contact person's name: 
Nadia Badran
Partnerships: 
Friedrich Ebert Stiftung

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Press Releases

Press Release

The Syndicate held a press conference on Saturday, December
14, 2019 at the Jdeideh Al-Bouchrieh Al-Sad Municipality at 12 noon. A large
number of social workers attended as well as representatives of private and
public universities, associations and unions. In her speech, President Nadia
Badran addressed the syndicate’s position on the current situation in the
country and a session of discussion and questions followed. Badran emphasized
that the profession of “Specialist in Social work in Lebanon” stands for “the
cause is the human being, where we share as professionals the suffering and
we unite to find opportunities”.

Jobs

Job

The Social Worker’s Syndicate in Lebanon, established under the number 1/41 from the Ministry of Labor on 1 February 1997working to protect the specialist and the beneficiary together, through the development of experts’ competences, promote the profession itself, and create favorable conditions for the qualified aspirations of concerned parties. SWSL is recruiting a Human Resources officer at its administration department.

Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Expired
Job

The Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) officer will be based within Social Workers Syndicate in Lebanon (SWSL), Badaro, and will coordinate with the SWSL Board Committee and the Program Coordinators of the different projects that are currently being implemented at SWSL.

Thursday, 19 November 2020
Expired

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