Governance & State Building

Based on its firm belief in the importance of national balanced development and state building in Lebanon now more than ever, HF works collaboratively with state institutions to seek policy solutions. HF seeks to promote the roles of state institutions and sectoral stakeholders in national development in order to derive best practices in good governance and to capitalize on stakeholders’ roles for trust-building in national policy reform. Through its national endeavor for years, HF has developed and mainstreamed unprecedented models of community participation in policymaking, capitalizing on international approaches to public participation and evidence-based decision making. Accordingly, HF seeks to empower and engage institutions and individuals, particularly youth in national policy research and planning.

Goals

– Building trust in state institutions & development partners
– Promoting public participation & civic engagement
– Promoting good governance & balanced development
– Contributing in trust-building through multi-sectoral approach

Objectives

– Honoring and capitalizing on efforts of state institutions and stakeholders in national development
– Empowering and engaging youth in national policy research and development
– Mainstreaming and contextualizing civic engagement and public participation in policymaking
– Mainstreaming interdisciplinary dialogue in national and local development
– Building capacities of institutions and individuals in good governance and balanced development
– Empowering and engaging civil society organizations in inclusive and sustainable development

USUDS – Urban Sustainable Development Strategy of Saida

USUDS - Urban Sustainable Development Strategy of Saida Year: 2011   Partners: Med Cities, Entitat Metropolitana de Serveis Hidràulics I Tractament de Residus de l’Àrea Metropolitana de Barcelona, Saida Municipality, Sfax City Council, Fundación CIEDES, Sousse City Council, Larnaca City Council, Urban Community of Al Fayhaa   Program: Governance & State Building   Sectors: Agriculture, [...]

PACCT – Promoting Active Citizenship through Coaching & Training

PACCT - Promoting Active Citizenship through Coaching & Training Year: 2016   Partners: La Sagesse University – The Office of the Minister of State for Administrative Reform (OMSAR)   Program: Governance & State Building   Sector: Education, Governance, Infrastructure & Services, Internet, Communications & Technology   The Hariri Foundation for Sustainable Human Development (HFSHD) implemented [...]

MCM – Model Council of Minsters

MCM – Model Council of Minsters Year: 2017   Partners: Local Municipalities   Program: Governance & State Building   Sectors: Education, Governance, Internet, Communications & Technology   Cabinet simulation model is a group of young people selected from Saida region coming from different universities and backgrounds. The students got trained in the skills necessary to [...]