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Supporting the students of the Al-Kafaàt Foundation

Education of marginalised children and their integration into society

2021 till Today
Beyrouth, Lebanon


Since 2021, Lebanon is facing a catastrophic financial crisis, which is mostly the result of 30 years of political corruption. The country is sinking into total uncertainty.
With an unemployment rate exceeding 40% (FAO, 2021), a poverty rate approaching 60% (UNESCWA, 2021) and the Lebanese Pound losing its value (devalued to 90%, June 2021), the 1,800 students of the Al-Kafaàt Foundation schools from vulnerable financial situations are forced to abandon their education.


Al Kafaàt trains more than 1,750 children and young adults every year.
They are mainly from families living below the poverty line.


For the year 2021-2022, the Technical Institute (sectors of printing, electronics, sales and commercial relations, accounting, mechanics, advertising, interior decoration, and hotel management) has a 100% success rate in all its courses, in the Professional Certificate and Technical Baccalaureate !

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Whether on a national or international level, we want to offer young people the best possible opportunities for the future. We support projects through concrete action on the ground thanks to our partner organisations
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The social farm

Ecole secondaire d'enseignement spécialisé pour jeunes autistes.
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  • # SelfConfidence

Citizenship year to build and be built

Voluntary Citizen Service
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  • # SelfConfidence


Prevention and reduction of violence in the lives of war-affected children in Jordan and Lebanon
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