Lebanon Support

Last modified: 
08/01/2018 - 10:53am

Lebanon Support is an independent non-governmental, non-religious, non-political, and non-profit making information and research center. Established in 2006, Lebanon Support was registered as a National Non-Governmental Organization in November 2008 (registered under the number 168/2009 AD). Lebanon Support aims at enhancing civil society capacity, efficiency and effectiveness through the creation of public spaces for reflection, collaboration and debate on and for civil society in Lebanon. Lebanon Support adopts a multidisciplinary approach and evidence and fact based methodologies in civil society work in Lebanon so as to support and develop a civic voice, and work towards better accountability and societal change. Within this framework Lebanon Support focuses on information and knowledge sharing and management, production and delivery; as it is within Lebanon Support’s beliefs, that information and knowledge are at the heart of developing adequate strategies and interventions to reduce existing vulnerabilities and marginalization in the country. Lebanon Support promotes and supports knowledge sharing between organizations in Lebanon, through the exchange of experiences, ideas and information across sectors and among civil society actors in Lebanon.

Acronym: 
LS
Organisation Type: 
Research Centre
Founding Year: 
2006
Country of Origin: 
LB
Intervention Sector(s): 
Coordination & Information management
Research & Studies
Science & Technology
Contact person's position: 
Content and Communication Officer
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
+9611285897
Address: 
Office
Furn el-Chebbak main street 3rd Floor, Scala Bldg.
Beirut , Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: +9611285897
33° 52' 25.6728" N, 35° 31' 8.5188" E
Beirut LB
City: 
Beirut
Street: 
Furn el-Chebbak main street
Additional: 
3rd Floor, Scala Bldg.
Phone: 
+9611285897
Website: 
Email: 
contact@lebanon-support.org
Contact person's name: 
Sana Tarabay
Partnerships: 
N/A

Events

This session will introduce the open source, free platform KoboToolbox (www.kobotoolbox.org) which can be used for online and offline data collection. Kobo ToolBox is built on ODK (Open Data Kit), a suite of tools that allows data collection using mobile devices and data submission to an online server, even without an Internet connection or mobile carrier service at the time of data collection.

Wednesday, 11 July 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

The consociational system as well as kinship-based politics have not allowed circulation of political elites, limiting the entry and participation of newcomers and women to the political scene in Lebanon. The 2018 Lebanese parliamentary elections are scheduled to take place on 6 May after nearly a decade since the last time they were held.

Thursday, 26 April 2018 - 6:00pm

Job Vacancies

Lebanon Support recruits interns on a rolling basis. Interns joining Lebanon Support will have access to a wide range of resources in the fields of information management and research, and will acquire new skills and a better understanding of Lebanon’s civil society sector, as well as an in depth knowledge of developmental, humanitarian and human rights notions, concepts and methodologies.

Tuesday, 31 July 2018

We welcome applications from fresh graduates or those in the process of completing their masters degree. This Internship period ranges from 3 to 6 months. The intern will be expected to work for a minimum of 3 and a half to 5 days a week.

Tuesday, 31 July 2018

Projects

On 7 November 2011, Lebanon Support, an independent non-governmental, non-religious, non-political and non-profit making Information Center on Emergency, Recovery, and Development, launches the...

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