To advocate for reproductive sexual health
To advocate for human rights
To promote women & Youth rights
To Advocate for Gender equality
To promote volunteering & involvement in public life
With Government entities
With Local, national and international non-governmental organizations
With the private sector
The LFPA works with all people living in Lebanon irrespective of race, religion, or nationality
That allows volunteers and staff to engage in the process of achieving the LFPA strategy with transparency, efficiency & good governance
ABOUT US The LFPA
is a non-profit, non-governmental organization, recognized public utility by presidential decree 1427 in 1978, The LFPA is a member of many Lebanese NGO networks, such as the Lebanese Council of Women and the Federation of NGOs in contract with Ministry of Social affairs. The efforts of the LFPA was recognized by the Lebanese Government by awarding the Secretary General of the LFPA the bronze Medal of Honor in 1997 and the Association the Cavalier Order Medal of Honor in 2003
To contribute to the achievement of sustainable development that will ensure the sustainability of the family and empowerment of its members.
To focus on the comprehensive concept of Human Rights in accordance with the rapidly changing conditions in the world, Arab Region & Lebanon
HISTORY Of The LFPA
was established in 1969 as Lebanon Family Planning Association, then its name was amended in 2010, and the amendment was registered at the Ministry of Interior under the no. 1876 dated November1, 2010. In January 2021, the LFPADE amended its name & registration to become Lebanon Family Planning Association for Sustainable Development.
A holistic comprehensive approach to
:: Health services including family planning services, counseling, referrals and awareness
:: Economic Empowerment, including life skills and vocational training
:: Political & Public Participation, including leadership and participation training to influence local and municipal decisions
RH & Woman Officer
Field Coordinator West Bekaa
Field Coordinator South Lebanon
Nurse South Lebanon
Social Worker Bekaa
Assistant South Lebanon
Abdelaziz Kanaan Driver
The general assembly elected a new administrative board for the period January 2020- December 2022
Mrs. Sawsan Husseini
Dr. Marwan Berbir
Dr. Hala Nawfal
Dr. Suha Nasreldine
Ms. Mariam Diran
Dr. Hind Shaarawi
Dr. Mary Deeb
120 volunteers, 90% females & 10 % men
:: Composed of the founders and of persons whose applications for membership were accepted by the administrative board of the LFPA
:: Elects the Administrative Committee, once every three years.
:: Meets twice/ year to discuss financial issues/ administrative issue and to ratify the annual reports.
:: Approves the annual budget and the external auditor.
:: Holds other meetings as needed