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.
  • International Day of Peace 2014

    PPM held several events dedicated to the International Day of Peace - the most outstanding one happened in Bakifa, West Bekaa region. PPM volunteers dance group staged a great show with songs dedicated to peace, and a thrilling mix of traditional and modern dance. Around 1000 visitors came to see the event, which was jointly organized with Bakifa Culture Club. Amo...

  • PPM Participation in Beirut Marathon 2014

    At least 425  from 12 different high school students, teachers, PPM volunteers and staff participated in this year's Beirut Marathon, which took place under the slogan Peace - Love - Run. It was gorgeous weather, and a fun day with a great, positive spirit! In total, almost 40,000 runners from Lebanon and around the world came to run along ...

  • Summer Camp Training Program- 6 to 9 August 2014 in Bkesin - Jezzine, Lebanon

    Permanent Peace Movement organized a summer camp entitled “Attitude Skills and Knowledge in Peace Building” from 6 to 9 august 2014 for 4 consecutive days in Bkessin forest. This camp is a continuity of the camp held last year under the title of “New Leaders: from knowledge to skills” &n...

  • Opening of the Annual Summer School on Law and Armed Conflict

    “To make peace and gain our rights, we need to induce positive and non-violent conflict that respect the rights of others”, said Fadi Abi Allam, president of the Permanent Peace Movement (PPM) on Monday 1 September, during the opening of the 4th edition of the annual Summer School on Law and Armed Conflict, organ...

  • Youth Workshops within (DEEP) project.

    The Permanet Peace Movement, with the collaboration of local NGOs and the Ministry of social affairs in different region in Lebanon: Zahle, South and North, organized youth workshops within the “Democratic and Empowerment Process of Youth in Lebanon”  (DEEP). The first workshop took place on 17-18 May 2014 in Zahle, it gathered 14 youth...

  • Fifth Biennial Meeting of States to Consider the Implementation of the Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) in all its aspects

    As part of the International Action Network on Small Arms (IANSA), PPM attended the biennial meeting at the United Nations headquarters in New York.   Delegates from all nations gathere...

  • In the Memory of Lebanese Civil War

    In the Memory of April 13th Lebanese Civil War, the Permanent Peace Movement (PPM) in collaboration with Wahdatouna Khalasouna organized an activity targeting Lebanese Media and Press. Lebanese public and private high school students and PPM Volunteers went to different Lebanese TV channels and engaged with journalists of th...

  • 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...