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Agriculture

DATE : June 3, 2021 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

HF intends to develop the agricultural sector in Lebanon by improving the farmers’ socio-economic conditions and enhancing their knowledge. The Agricultural sector at the foundation has identified the Lebanese farmers’ main problems and has decided to focus its efforts on boosting up their yields and promoting their produce. The foundation believes that new agricultural technologies [...]
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Infrastructure & Services

DATE : June 3, 2021 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

HF emphasizes the importance of the infrastructure and services of the places, aiming at providing the needs of the communities through the rehabilitation of infrastructure, as it strives to promote their economic growth to achieve a better quality of life. The foundation coordinates efforts among partners for unified plans enabling the increase in job opportunities. [...]
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Industry

DATE : June 3, 2021 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

This sector strives for the continuous growth of local classic and creative industries, especially handicrafts and technology-related industries. Empowering small and medium industrial businesses, and supporting business owners in improving the quality of their production practices, product packaging and promotion techniques. HF assists in manufacturing entrepreneurs and strategizes the growth of the industrial sector through [...]
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Internet, Communications & Technology (ICT)

DATE : June 3, 2021 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Aspiring to build the technical skills of the Lebanese, in particular, teachers students and women to benefit from the emerging technologies. Through the sector we partner with local and international organizations to integrate IT into the classroom for better learning, expanding the infrastructure of the school network to address the technical skills gap in the [...]
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Lebanese Citizenship In Crisis

DATE : June 2, 2021 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Lebanese people have reached another peak of devastation as the economic crisis badly impacts all citizens from all social classes. Various means are being used to express the accumulated suffering and mistrust among Lebanese. Some people are protesting in the streets peacefully, and others protesting through violence. Some people are active online using all available [...]
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The United States of America: ‘Building Back Better’

DATE : June 2, 2021 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

The White House released the "Interim Strategic Directive for the National Security Strategy" as a written guidance, which provides the US administration's preliminary guidance for national security institutions in order to react quickly to foreign and local threats. The document, issued 45 days after US President Joe Biden assumed power, covers the fundamental elements of [...]
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UNDP’s ‘The Next Frontier’: rethinking development

DATE : June 2, 2021 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

For a decade or so, the global financial crisis, the climate crisis, the injustice crisis, and the COVID-19 crisis have all demonstrated that the system's stability and resilience are failing. This appears to restrict the future prospects to continuous disaster response rather than human development. Business as usual in education, economics, agriculture, industry, and health [...]
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Lebanon’s social explosion dilemma

DATE : June 2, 2021 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Lebanon is undergoing an unprecedented financial and economic deterioration as the middle class is gradually disappearing, basic needs are becoming increasingly scarce, the unemployment rate is soaring, and brain drain is out of control. People are being pushed to extreme poverty lines. The grievances and sense of insecurity are surging to the peak where the [...]
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Lebanon’s social explosion dilemma

DATE : June 2, 2021 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

The future is difficult to foresee, which makes creating ideas like "future ready" and "skills for the future" difficult to apply. The drastic transition brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic has given us a new perspective on how future generations should plan for the uncertain.   Growth of technology, digitalization, and the harnessing of data [...]
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Social Welfare & Livelihood

DATE : May 31, 2021 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

HF aims to reduce poverty and inequality and to have sustainable livelihood economic stability. Encouraging the social welfare of the community by providing continuous services to enhance the people's economic and social status. Programs
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