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.
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
Espace Associatif in cooperation with the Arab NGO Network for Development will organize a Multistakeholder national dialogue session on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development on July 7, 2020 at 15:30 P.M.Read more
Web conversation in the run-up to the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development Building better without building back a broken system Lessons from the global COVID-19 crisis and its impact on the SDGs Monday, 6 July 2020, 8:30-10:00am EDT The COVID-19 pandemic will have a massive impact on the implementation of the SDGs and the fulfilment of human rights. The looming global recession will dramatically increase unemployment, poverty and hunger worldwide. Moreover, the crisis threatens to further deepen discrimination and inequalities. In many countries the macroeconomic situation had already deteriorated before the outbreak of the virus. A vicious circle of debt and austerity policies undermined socio-economic development in many countries.Read more
The Arab NGO Network for Development has launched a new project, entitled “Engaging Civil Society in Policy Dialogue on Agenda 2030 in Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia”; funded by The United Nations Democracy Fund. The project aims to enhance civil society capacity for engagement in policy dialogue on sustainable development and the Agenda 2030. Better informed engagement will be ensured through training involving national, regional and international participation and increased dissemination of the sustainable human development narrative will be ensured through communication tools developed by the project.Read more