Lebanon Family Planning Association

Organization's name: Lebanon Family Planning Association
Organization's acronym: LFPA
Headquarters address  
Address: Cornich Mazraa St., AlMaskan Bldg, 2nd fl.PO Box 11-8240 - Beirut


Lebanon
Phone: 961-1-311978 / 302752
Fax: 961-1-311978 / 302752
Email: fpaleb@inco.com.lb
Web site: www.lfpa.org.lb
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages:
  • Arabic
  • English

Activities

Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Aging
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Family
  • Governance
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Human Rights
  • Social Development
  • Volunteerism
  • Women
  • Youth

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Service provision
  • Women and health

Population:
  • Population distribution and internal migration
  • Population growth
  • Reproduction, family formation and the status of women

Social Development:
  • Aging
  • Poverty
  • Youth
Geographic scope: National
Country of activity:
  • Lebanon
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Improve maternal health
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1969
Year of registration (YYYY): 2002
Organizational structure: The Organization has two volunteer bodies: General assembly made up of 125 members Administrative Board elected by the General assembly, once every 3 years made up of 15 members. Executive Staff on its head an executive director.
Number and type of members: The General assembly is made up of 125 members. 60 % females, 40 % males. 45 % are young people less than 25 years old. The members of the general assembly come from different and varies back grounds, doctors, lawyers, academics, social scientists.
Affiliation with NGO networks: Arab NGOs Network for Development (ANND) , Lebanese Women Council
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
  • Foreign and international grants

Additional Information

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