Arab Foundation For Freedoms And Equality

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11/01/2019 - 3:58pm

Who we are… The Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality (AFE) is an officially registered non-governmental organization based in Beirut, Lebanon. B Where we work… AFE focuses its efforts exclusively on Arab states across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
What we do… AFE supports grassroots activist groups and organizations (Regional Partners) that are working on a wide range of initiatives including human rights , gender and sexual and sexual health. AFE provides a comprehensive package of opportunities for Regional Partners.
AFE Vision
Our vision is to have a civil society that is strong, independent of political and financial pressures, free to conduct its work on equality, freedoms, and human rights in a safe environment.  Building a society with a strong sense of citizenship and belonging that does not discriminate in its fight for its people’s rights, for change, and not afraid to make the changes.
AFE Mission The Mission of the foundation is to encourage and support body, gender and sexual rights activists in the Middle East and North Africa in their work by building their capacities, funding the activists to organize and providing emergency support to activists when needed.
AFE Values AFE hold itself, its regional partners and board members to these values:

Integrity: adherence to a moral, unbiased code
Transparency: in all its endeavors, processes and actions
Equality: to view and treat everyone in the same way
Collaboration: amongst each other within the foundation, the board and the partners
Non-discrimination: towards anyone or anything
Respect: for individuals and organizations
Peace and non-violence: to use peaceful means in all actions of the Foundation, its board and the activists it supports.
Freedom:  to work without political or financial restraint or pressure.

Acronym: 
AFE
Organisation Type: 
Local Civil Society Organisation
Founding Year: 
2009
Country of Origin: 
LB
Intervention Sector(s): 
Citizenship
Communications & Media
Education
Human Rights & Protection
Safety and Security
Contact person's position: 
Executive Director
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
N/A
Address: 
Alfred Naccach avenue PO Box : 16 7043
Beirut , Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: +9611201273
Fax: +9611201273
Beirut LB
City: 
Beirut
Street: 
Alfred Naccach avenue
Additional: 
PO Box : 16 7043
Phone: 
+9611201273
Website: 
Email: 
info@afemena.org
Fax: 
+9611201273
Contact person's name: 
Georges Azzi
Partnerships: 
N/A

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Events

Event

Dardashat Jandariya is delighted to invite you to the talk with Sahar Mandour around " Potential Change in Media Discourse on Sexuality in Lebanon"

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 - 3:00am

Press Releases

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Jobs

Job

Title: Research Coordinator
Program: Gender & Sexuality Resource Center
Duration: 12 months, with possibility of extension
Location: Beirut, Lebanon

Sunday, 17 February 2019
Expired
Job

The International HIV/AIDS Alliance (the Alliance) and the Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality (AFEMENA) are soon to begin an exciting new three-year program (2019-2021) in the Middle East and North Africa region, which will increase sustainability of HIV services for key populations.

Friday, 23 November 2018
Expired

Projects

Project

AFE invests heavily in grassroots activists groups/organizations working on Gender and sexuality across the MENA countries by providing opportunities for capacity development and financial support...