Lebanese Association for Popular Action (AMEL)

Organization's name: Lebanese Association for Popular Action (AMEL)
Organization's acronym: Amel
Headquarters address  
Address: Moussaitbeh
Abu Shakra Street, Amel Building
Phone: 961-1-317293 / 317294
Fax: 961-1-305646
Email: research@amel.com
Web site: www.amel.org
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English
  • Arabic
  • French


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Agriculture
  • Children
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Development
  • Education
  • Family
  • Human Rights
  • Humanitarian Affairs
  • Intellectual Property
  • Justice
  • Least Developed Countries
  • Micro-Credit
  • Migration
  • Outer Space
  • Population
  • Private Sector
  • Refugees
  • Social Development
  • Sustainable Development
  • Technical Cooperation
  • Volunteerism
  • Women
  • Youth

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Violence against women
  • Women and health

Social Development:
  • Conflict
  • Poverty
  • Youth
Geographic scope: National
Country of activity:
  • Lebanon
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1979
Year of registration (YYYY): 2001
Affiliation with NGO networks: Lebanese NGOs Network, Arab NGOs Network, ICVA, CIVICUS, CRIN
Funding structure:
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
  • Foreign and international grants
Funding structure other: private donations, public funds (national or international), fund-raising, benefit from the center (because of a symbolic participation of the beneficiaries)

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