We are working in 12 Arab countries with 9 national networks (with an extended membership of 250 CSOs from different backgrounds) and 23 NGO members.
On August 11, Lebanese civil society supported by regional and international organizations sent a letter to the attention of the mandate holders of the Special procedures. The letter noted that the massive explosion of August 4, that completely destroyed Beirut’s harbor (in a country whose economy heavily relies on imports) and the neighboring areas, has shown the persistent negligence of Lebanese authorities and the inability of the Lebanese ruling elite to respect, protect and fulfil the human rights of the people living under their jurisdictionRead more
ANND’s News Bulletins are set to provide regular updates from the Arab region, with an initial focus on the Lebanese Revolution that erupted on 17 October 2019. The Bulletins encompass the wide aspects of the protests in the region, the context, major key events, and offer a deep analysis of the social, economic and fiscal situations.Read more
On August 4, 2020, Beirut was hit by the biggest explosion in its history, leading to more than 200 killed, seven thousand wounded, and tens of missing (according to the latest figures by the Ministry of Public Health) before the Lebanese army announced that it would stop the search for the missing in addition to causing disabilities and increasing the suffering of people with disabilities in general.Read more
Anti-Corruption policy includes: 1- Rules of Good Governance 2- Integrity, Transparency, and Resource Utilization 3- Conflict of InterestRead more