Masar has implemented, in collaboration with various partners and donors, many projects and activities that fall under one of its programs. Below is a brief on the most recent projects presented in chronological order.
“Free and Fair Elections: Towards Genuine Citizens‘ Participation and Representation”, implemented with the support of ifa and the German Federal Foreign Office
The project aims to contribute to re-building democracy in Lebanon through advocating free and fair Parliamentary Elections in 2022. It is multi- level consisting of:
“Dialogue for Democracy: Youth Engaging in a Structured Dialogue over their Rights”, implemented with the support of ifa and the German Federal Foreign Office.
“Dialogue for Democracy: Youth Engaging in a Structured Dialogue over their Rights” project is implemented during 2020 with the support of ifa and the German Federal Foreign Office. On the long term, the project aims at enhancing the culture of accountability and dialogue in all public issues.
Ongoing since 2017
The “Youth Citizens of Today” is a partnership project between Masar Association and UNICEF. It has started in 2017 in 6 communities across Lebanon and has expanded into 20 communities in 2020. The project aims at providing a space for youth from…
Ongoing since 2016
The “Participatory Action Research” (PAR) is a regional project for the UNICEF MENA Regional Office. It was launched in 2016 with the aim to identify adolescents and youth’s real needs, hopes and aspirations to serve as the basis for designing developmental…
“I Am a Citizen – Student Councils in Lebanon” project, in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MEHE) and UNICEF
Ongoing since 2015
“I Am a Citizen – Student Councils in Lebanon” is a partnership project between the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MEHE), UNICEF, and Masar Association. The project aims at putting into practice the principle of Democracy and enhancing students’…
The “Improving the Status of Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon”, in partnership with the Human Security Division (HSD) at the Swiss Embassy in Beirut
Ongoing since 2015
Masar’s work on the Palestinian program has been supported by HSD since 2015. Since then, the work has been ongoing, cumulative, and multi-level. Having strong connections in both the Lebanese and Palestinian communities, Masar sees it can have an added value in…
“Advocating the implementation of the National Youth Policy”, in partnership with the National Council of Swedish Youth Organizations (LSU)
Ongoing since 2010
With the support of the LSU, Masar has been able to strengthen, on the long term, the democratic structures of the youth networks working on youth policy in Lebanon, namely YAP and the Youth Forum. Throughout this partnership, the strengthening of democratic…
“Development for Stabilization in Beddawi Area” project, in partnership with the International Organization for Migration (IOM)
Jul 2018 – Nov 2018
“Development for Stabilization in Beddawi Area” is a partnership project between the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and Masar Association and funded by the Government of Canada. It had been implemented over 5 months with the “Beddawi Youth Initiative”…
The project is related to the Parliamentary elections scheduled in May 2018. It is an interactive website where Parliamentary candidates are invited to register, create a profile, and answer a questionnaire consisting of 73 questions that are classified into 12…
2015 – 2017
The ‘Young Arab Voices’ is a regional programme that was launched jointly by the British Council and the Anna Lindh Foundation in 2011. it aims at developing the skills of youth to take part in youth-led debates across the Arab region for the purpose of…