Development for People and Nature Association

Established in 2003, we are a non-governmental independent, grassroots-led organization based in Lebanon which promotes sustainable development for people and place.

A non-violent democratic society where individuals enjoy all their rights and freedoms without discrimination.

To empower, mobilize, and enable citizens to change and meet the needs of the communities, as individuals and/or groups, specifically the marginalized communities in rural, bordered, and poverty areas, through human rights based approach.

  • Freedom
  • Justice and Equality
  • Human Solidarity
  • Non-Violence
  • Transparency
  • Those are the basis upon which DPNA builds its partnerships on the local, regional and international levels.

    Our Scope of Work

    Development and Youth
    Emergency and Relief

    Core Objectives

    • To deliver a range of projects to promote civic education and participation
    • To spread culture of peace, trust and understanding
    • To protect and promote the importance of natural environmental resources
    • To create a positive change in the local and national policies
    • To improve leadership skills among municipal members and other key stakeholders
    • To support entrepreneurial initiatives and economic opportunities for youth and women in rural areas


    Team Members

    Current Projects

    Partners and Counting

    About us

    Established in 2003, we are a non-profit, non-governmental organization working in Lebanon.

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    Contact Us

    Main Office
    1st floor, Azzam Bldg., Hassib Abdel
    Jawad Strt., Corniche El Baher
    Saida, Lebanon

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