Caritas Lebanon

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21/05/2018 - 10:42am

Caritas (Latin equivalent word for charity) was founded in 1897 in Freiburg, Germany.
 In 1972, the Jesuit Brother Élie Maamari founded Caritas South Lebanon in cooperation with this region's bishops. In 1975, the Assembly of Catholic Patriarchs and Bishops of Lebanon (A.P.E.C.L.) approved Caritas Lebanon's status and designated it as the official socio-pastoral arm of the Church to assist both individuals and communities and to support charitable and social activities.
Caritas Lebanon is a member of Caritas Internationalis, one of the largest humanitarian networks in the world, counting 165 country Caritas organizations working in 200 different countries.
Caritas Lebanon mission is to enhance solidarity in order to promote and develop the human being without any discrimination. It commits itself to:

 Assist people in need.
Revive the sense of responsibility in order to attain a larger solidarity in the relations between various social groups.
Involve the citizens in Caritas activities under the social responsibility concept, making them partners and not only beneficiaries.
Help to integrate the individual activity into a community and collective approach with the aim of reaching sustainable development.
Strengthen the collaboration with local and international NGO's in order to promote efficient partnerships.
Perform its activities with professionalism and transparency.
Strengthen and protect the human rights of migrants, refugees and asylum-seekers in Lebanon.

Acronym: 
CL*
Organisation Type: 
Local Civil Society Organisation
Founding Year: 
1972
Country of Origin: 
LB
Intervention Sector(s): 
Relief Services
Contact person's position: 
Senior HR Officer
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
N/A
Address: 
Sin El Fil – Kalaa Lebanon PO Box 55-455 - Sin el Fil
Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: +96114997678
LB
City: 
Beirut
Street: 
Sin El Fil – Kalaa
Additional: 
Lebanon PO Box 55-455 - Sin el Fil
Phone: 
+96114997678
Website: 
Contact person's name: 
Vanessa Honein
Partnerships: 
N/A

Calls

Call

CAUT is looking for a consultant to conduct training on Safe Identification and Referrals for local implementing partners of an ECHO funded intervention in Aleppo and Rural Damascus. The training should involve a general training for all staff members of the CARMA (Cash Assistance in Re-Emerging Markets in Syria) intervention as well as a training of trainers (ToT) for a selected group of staff members. Trainings are anticipated to take place in March/April 2020 in Syria.

Sunday, 1 March 2020
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Call

The Communication and Social Media Field consultant is responsible for managing Caritas Baladi Program Social Media platforms and handling various activities such as Communications, PR, events and content creation.
The consultant is expected to cover, follow up on and prepare for events, high quality photos, press releases, basic designs and social media posts for Caritas Baladi projects in distant rural areas of Lebanon.

Wednesday, 26 February 2020
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Jobs

Job

The Protection Officer ensures the harmonization of all services across the different projects in the region and that all program components are implemented with high quality standards

Friday, 13 March 2020
Job

The Center Coordinator is responsible for overseeing the operations and functions of the school, and for monitoring the quality of tutoring services

Wednesday, 11 March 2020

Projects

Project

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