Youth leadership in Lebanon
Supporting children and young people to lead positive changes within their own communities.
We protect children from violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation, including child labour, child marriage and other types of gender-based violence.
Through our work on child protection, we directly target vulnerable children aged 0 to 17. This includes children with disabilities and those who are experiencing emotional, physical and sexual abuse, neglect or exploitation. It also includes children who have dropped out of school and those engaged in the worst forms of child labour. We also target children at risk of child marriage.
Our major activities in this area include: psychosocial support and life skills, case management, peer-to-peer activities, children-led risk assessments and initiatives, a parenting programme, and awareness-raising sessions.
Through these activities, the we achieve a number of outcomes: