AFDC – HSF Cooperation Project
Starting Date :

2007

Closing Date :

2008

Status :

Completed

Objective :

Raise awareness on environmental topics and capacity building for volunteers and local communities sectors

Donor :

Hanns Seidel Foundation

AFDC Program Category

Outreach Communication and Advocacy 

Outcome/Output :

Training on environmental awareness, Forest Conservation and fire awareness kit for volunteers from several areas, and workshop on Environmental Education for NGOs

Geographic area:

National

Lebanon Forests Protection Partnership
Starting Date :

2012

Closing Date :

2014

Status :

Completed

Total Fund :

226,196 USD

Objective :

Build the capacities of local communities to manage forest fire and forest resources. Raise awareness through media campaign and school events

Donor :

USDA

Partner 1

LRI

Partner 2 :

USFS

AFDC Program Category

Nature conservation Outreach Communication and Advocacy 

Outcome/Output :

Training of 60 volunteers from different forest areas on forest fire fighting tools and techniques, Equipping the trained volunteers with equipment for early forest fire intervention, Training of trainers for 120 members LAF forces on Forest fire fighting, Equipping the trained LAF forces with equipment for early forest fire intervention. Media campaign all over Lebanon through billboards. Guideline on forest firefighting. School theatrical displays.

Geographic area:

National, Rachya, Tannourine, Rmadiye, Qlaaya. Fifteen school events.

Beneficiaries :

Civil defense, local communities, LAF