Funded by: National Democratic Institute (NDI)
Country/Region: Lebanon/Middle East
Implementing Agency: Permanent Peace Movement (PPM)
Implementing Partner: NDI
Overall development goal: In partnership with the National Democratic Institute (NDI), the Permanent Peace Movement (PPM) proposed to conduct a civic education and advocacy program.
- Increase understanding among participants of democratic principles and the role of citizens and civil society in the formal, democratic decision making process
- Strengthen participants’ ability to identify policies and issues needing change and to organize and influence policy-making through advocacy and citizen
- Increase participants’ ability to engage in cross-sectarian civic discussion and advocacy
- Strengthen the capacity of CSOs to promote grassroots citizen participation in democratic political processes.