Rola Jawad is a teacher at Anamil Al Saghira nursery, which is one of INITIATE’s partners in implementing 1001 Nights... read more
“Every story has its own adventures, which is amazing. Each time we watch a new story in class, I leave... read more
"From 1001 Nights, I learned the meaning of trust among friends. I have always thought that it was impossible to... read more
“I used to be a judgmental person, I am not anymore! Criticizing people is a bad habit. I hate to... read more
Initiate Core Values: BENEVOLENTONE-CREWINTEGRITYEVOLUTIONARYPROFICIENTSYNERGISTIC
INITIATE works to empower local communities and to enable its members to uphold their rights and to build a better future for them.
Who We Are
Since its inception in 2011, Initiate successfully managed to serve, support and provide different kinds of projects and programs that were focused to create an environment in which women and youth live in dignity and develop joint acting platforms among refugees and local communities in Lebanon.
The Community Organization for Development and Empowerment
المنتدى المجتمعي للتمكين و التنمية
” شباب ممكن , مجتمع محصن”
“Empowered youth, safeguarded community”
INITIATE is a Nongovernmental, nonprofit, youth oriented organization based in Lebanon and dedicated to assisting vulnerable communities through youth inclusion and empowerment.
While keeping youth at its focus of its mission, INITIATE continually endeavor in creating comprehensive and inclusive programs aimed towards the Empowerment of youth, and its concentric circles of influence.
In the process of delivering its Mission INITIATE aspire to keeping its status as a hub for youth allowing them to: access a safe space, acquire knowledge and access to a network of social and political influencers enhancing their social participation in decision making processes.
How we started?