“WHAT DEFENCE IN THIS FURY CAN BEAUTY OFFER? IT IS AS WEAK AS THE FLOWER”
Our scope of work & how we function
• Call for project proposals, open to cooperatives, small businesses, non-profit organizations and municipalities in Lebanon.
• Provision of funding, advice and support to grant recipients following a rigorous selection process.
• Direct provision of equipment and trainings to local groups to help them start or expand a business.
• A focus on economic development in order to improve the standard of living of individuals and their families and by that, the local socio-economic fabric.
• The association is initially financed by the own funds of its founding members. Apart from small structural costs incurred by the local team, all donations received will be used for the realization of projects, which will in turn contribute to the improvement of the Lebanese civil society.
AREAS OF INTERVENTION
• Artistic & Cultural Awakening
• Women Empowerment
• Agriculture & Food
• Environment Friendly Application
Most of the world’s concerns nowadays is focused on environment. Environmental issues came to earth after the lack of waste management, recycling, the high amount of carbon foot print and mass consumption. Lebanon in particular has been suffering from this pollution in its rivers, sea and lands. Respecting the environment can add value to any sector as it encompasses renewable energy and unlimited cycle of recycling and upcycling. Alissar will motivate and fund project holders whose vision is to benefit communities while improving their health and lifestyle by respecting and reviving the natural environment they live in.
• Plants, Cosmetics & Natural Medicine
• Water & Irrigation
• New Energies
• Advanced IT Applications
• Access for Information & Communication Technologies