Peace of Art

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27/08/2018 - 2:36pm

Peace of Art is a registered Lebanese NGO; under the registration number no. 654. The main objective of Peace of Art is to create a community where arts & other nonviolent means of communication are employed for the betterment of society and its living conditions. PoA started in 2016 with a group of artists who use arts for peace issues, targeting youth, children and women from different backgrounds (religions, villages, sectors, nationalities...) who have to accessibility to arts in the deprived area of North Bekaa. Our program ensures a creative platform and a safe space for youth and children to interact and grow away from the continuous conflicts, violence and crisis that affect them. Peace of Art's work focuses on building awareness, fighting discrimination and empowering local society to meet SDG goals and attain sustainable development in North Bekaa. Our activities include profesional training in music, photography, movie production, drawing, solfegio...(with focus on reviving and preserving the national cultural heritage) as well as civil training and creative skills that help youth and children stand out. The targeted children and youth will become the agents of peace contibuting to a nonviolent generation.

Acronym: 
PoA
Organisation Type: 
Local Civil Society Organisation
Founding Year: 
2016
Country of Origin: 
LB
Intervention Sector(s): 
Children & Youth
Conflict Resolution
Culture
Social & Cultural Development
Training & Capacity Building
Contact person's position: 
Founder of Peace of Art
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
+96170737223
Address: 
Fakiha, Old High School Building
Fakiha-Jdaideh , Beqaa
Lebanon
Phone: +96170737223
Beqaa LB
City: 
Fakiha-Jdaideh
Street: 
Fakiha, Old High School Building
Phone: 
+96170737223
Website: 
Email: 
info@peaceofartlb.com
Contact person's name: 
Mehdi Yehya
Partnerships: 
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Deadline: 
Monday, 31 December 2018 (All day)
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The Peace of Art NGO and Arts academy

is honored to invite you to the closing ceremony of

“Art against Discrimination”

A project funded by

the European Endowment for Democracy .

The event’s program includes:

Introduction about the initiative and the importance of Peace of Art role in Bekaa Region.
Musical performance by Peace of Art’s Band.
Speech delivered by EED’s representative.
Speech delivered by the founder of Peace of Art, Dr. Mehdi Yehya.
Photo exhibition by “Art against Discrimination” participants.
Projection of the Short Film produced by ‘Art against Discrimination’ participants.
Honoring of cultural and public activists in North Bekaa.
Individual performances of music & Art classes Students.
Reception to follow.

Date: Sunday, 9th of September, 19:00.

Address: Peace of Art’s center, Fakiha .

For confirmation or canceling, kindly contact us: +961 81 950102

Sunday, 9 September 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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The 'Art Against Discrimination' project which is funded by the European Endowment for Democracy (EED) is a 12 month initiative that targets 80 youngsters from Baalbeck-...

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