The Permanent Peace Movement (PPM) was founded in 1986 (Register Nr; 86/A.D. 24/5/1986), at the height of the Lebanese civil war, by a group of university students. Unified by their aversion to violence and common vision of a brighter, more peaceful future, they set the cornerstone for what has grown into an experienced organization that promotes peace throughout the MENA region.
  • Risks on Possession of small arms and light weapons in Syria

    The Permanent Peace Movement  held in collaboration with Noon Organization for peace-building,  a conference on the possession and use of small arms and light weapons in Syria. This conference took place in Arjan Rotana Hotel - Beirut on 25 and 26 January and Twenty people had attended from Syria and Lebanon. ...

  • From Memory to Peace Education: Closing Ceremony

    The project’s closing ceremony gathered on Friday December 20, 2013 around 25 participants including teachers, principals frompartner schools (schools PPM have implemented activities with over the past years), in addition to academics, civil society members, and representatives from the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MEHE). ...

  • Third Youth Workshop within (DEEP) project.

    The Permanent Peace Movement , with the collaboration of local NGOs and the Ministry of Social affairs in Bekaa and North Lebanon, organized its Third youth workshop within the ‘Democratic and Empowerment Processes of Youth in Lebanon’ (DEEP) on 3rd and 4th of January 2014. It gathered youth between 15 and 18 years old f...

  • The Second Youth Workshop

    The Permanent Peace Movement, with the collaboration of local NGOs and the Ministry of Social affairs in Nabatieh and South, organized its 2nd youth workshop within the ‘Democratic and Empowerment Processes of Youth in Lebanon’ (DEEP). This workshop took place on December 21 and 22 , 2013. It gathered 27 youth between 15 and 18 years old...

  • Regional meeting on "The Risk of Acquisition and spreading the light weapons in MENA Region"

    Within the framework of a regional project in partnership with Permanent Peace Movement and the Federal Republic of Germany – Foreign Office; a Regional Meeting under the title of “ Dangers of Small Arms in the Middle East region” was held on the 18th and the 19th of December ...

  • DEEP Program in Lebanon

    Permanent Peace Movement (PPMLebanon) organizedthe first training sessions for Youth in Cosmopolitan Hotel - Beirut, as a second step for the project Democratic and Empowerment Processes for Youth in Lebanon. There were around 27 Youth Participants from Beirut and Mont - Liban . It was a very fruitful work shop. to see more photos click here ...

  • A series of activities for Permanent Peace Movement in the "International Day of Peace"

    Permanent Peace Movement organizes on the International Day of Peace, which falls on September 21, a variety of educational, training and entertainment activities , involving a large number of volunteers , students and civil society activists from several Lebanese regions.   In this con...

  • Training of Trainers Course for Youth Empowerment

    The Permanent Peace Movement organizes in partnership with the Association of "idea" and in collaboration with the Higher Council for Childhood, a training course instructors to the official launch of cooperation between the various associations and centers in Lebanon as part of a project entitled "Paths of democracy and empower y...

  • A Training Camp for Permanent Peace Movement in "Ramlieh - Lebanon"

    Permanent Peace Movement had organized, in collaboration with the Ministry of Displacement and the German Foreign Ministry, a summer camp for five days last week, under the title of "the new leaders - from knowledge to skills." About 35 participants between 16 and 19 years old, from Lebanese several schools,...

  • Call from yesterday’s fighters to today’s fighters:

    We are former fighters who come from different factions. The Lebanese civil war started as we are the heirs of a culture known for centuries for its sectarian clashes which result in the displacement of people who find themselves forced to migrate. We inherited a culture that denies the right of others to share different views than ours; a cult...