Projects

Abaad Foundation: KAP STUDY ON UNSCR 1325

Undertaking a Knowledge Attitude and Practice Study on the implementation of the UN Security Council Resolution 1325 in Lebanon and deducing the needed attitudes to mainstream the commitments of this resolution in Lebanon.

Aie Serve: SDG Streamlining Consultancy & ToT

Consulting Aie Serve on how to streamline their work with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), developed a Youth NGOs Guide on how to do Streamlining with the SDGs and trained a group of 10 youth on how to facilitate sessions and implement the guide with other NGOs to cascade the efforts and replicate the work.

ACT Alliance – Geneva

Evaluating the International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) program targeting displaced Syrians in Syria funded by ACT Alliance – Geneva.

International Youth Foundation (IYF)- Baltimore – US & Arab Urban Development Institute (AUDI) – Saudi Arabia Evaluating the “Youth for Work” two-year model program implemented in Tripoli and funded by the World Bank with technical support from IYF and AUDI.

AFE MENA: Management Capacity Building & Training

Did a training needs assessment and developed 4 different training workshops to build the capacity of AFEMENA’s team on Financial Management & Budgeting, Monitoring & Evaluation, Communication & Outreach as well as Project Management.

Akkar Network for Development (AND): C4D - Crisis Management Training & Project Management Training

Developed a custom tailored Emergency Response and Crisis Management training manual in line with AND and UNICEF’s requirements and delivered the training to 6 Unions in the North of Lebanon. The participants included Union of Municipality Members, Staff as well as community volunteers who are forming the Emergency Response Units in their respective Unions.

Designed and delivered a 2 day custom tailored project management training for AND staff to build their internal capacity in Project Management best practices and empower them with tools and tricks that will enhance their projects’ success while reducing risks, failures and challenges.

Amel Foundation: Management & Soft Skills Training for Health Centers’ Team

Developed a custom tailored Emergency Response and Crisis Management training manual in line with AND and UNICEF’s requirements and delivered the training to 6 Unions in the North of Lebanon. The participants included Union of Municipality Members, Staff as well as community volunteers who are forming the Emergency Response Units in their respective Unions.

Designed and delivered a 2 day custom tailored project management training for AND staff to build their internal capacity in Project Management best practices and empower them with tools and tricks that will enhance their projects’ success while reducing risks, failures and challenges.

American Friends Service Committee (AFSC): Country Context Analysis and High-Level Program Strategy

Researched and developed an in depth Country Context Analysis for Lebanon as well as high-level program strategy recommendations.

Aramex: Customer Service Excellence – Online Learning Program

In partnership with Miracle Training & Consulting, this project included the setup of a full fledged LMS system, developing of curriculum for 22 subjects, designing learning journeys, scripts, filming, montage, translating and consolidating training modules for 4 tracks of staff, covering 22 subjects, in both English and Arabic, with pre & post assessments.

Berytech: GIL Labs Financial Sustainability

As part of Berytech & UNICEF’s GIL Program, we developed the Financial Sustainability Plans for 13 Innovation Labs that are part of GIL Labs initiative.

BLOOM: Data Analysis & Reporting

Over a 6 months period, we support Bloom’s team in doing their Mid Term Evaluation, Developing their Benchmarking Tools & Assessment, Reviewing their Participant Assessment Tools and Enhancement of their Data Analysis and Visualization.

Development Alternatives, Inc. (DAI)

Conducting a “Gender Assessment” for the DAI, LIVCD 5-year project funded by USAID and implemented in the five Lebanese Districts.

Development of People & Nature Association (DPNA): Youth Resolve

Supported DPNA as an implementing partner in planning and executing Youth Resolve II project. It included a series of activities for youth done over an 18 months period. Key actions done were training workshops, coaching sessions, and direct support in development of Community Needs Assessment Tools, Projects Programming, Soft Skills, Leadership Skills, Data Collection & Analysis, Reporting, Project Budgeting, Conflict Resolution, Fundraising among other topics.

Digital Opportunities Trust (DOT) Lebanon: External Impact Evaluation Consultant of DOT’s Digital and 21st Century Programmes

Undertaking programme impact evaluation and building on the closure assessment of DOT Lebanon’s implementation of GIL project funded by UNICEF. This evaluation doesn’t only assess the organizational and programmatic aspects but also look into providing actional recommendations for the sustainability and streamlining of DOT Lebanon’s activities.

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Shabake Project – Human Resources Management Capacity Building: In partnership with Miracle Training and Consulting, implemented a multi- phased assessment, consultancy and training for 5 partner NGOs in Lebanon on Strategic Planning, Risk & Crisis Management.

Shabake Project – Human Resources Management Capacity Building: In partnership with Miracle Training and Consulting, implemented a multi- phased assessment, consultancy and training for 2 partner NGOs in Lebanon on HR policies, procedures and best practices.

Shabake Project – Staff WellbeingCapacity Building: In partnership with Miracle Training and Consulting, implemented a multi-phased assessment, consultancy and training for 2 partner NGOs in Lebanon on Staff Self-Management, Staff Wellbeing Program Development and Stress Management.

Shabake Project – Governance & Legal Management Capacity Building: In partnership with Miracle Training and Consulting, trained 13 Local NGOs on the Legal Management of NGOs and supported 1 local NGO on revamping their governance procedures.

Shabake Project – Fundraising Capacity Building: In partnership with Miracle Training and Consulting, supported 5 local NGOs in developing the Fundraising Strategies, Trained their Team on the Strategy and did Coaching Sessions to assist them in the implementation.

Shabake Project – Internal Communication Capacity Building: In partnership with Miracle Training and Consulting, developed an internal communication process, policy and procedures to enhance the internal communication of a local NGO.

Institute for War & Peace Reporting

Design, Monitoring and Evaluation Consultants: Following the successful closure evaluations of two projects, a longterm contract was awarded to RPS MENA to act as DME consultants for IWPR Lebanon in order to close the gaps diagnosed and highlighted during the projects’ evaluations.

AVS – Closure Evaluation: Undertaking project closure evaluation for the Alternative Voices: Syria, which aimed to prove that the Syrian civil society rejected all extremist narratives through creating citizen journalists, safe spaces for women and security capacity building.

RCR – Closure Evaluation: Undertaking project closure evaluation for the DRL-funded Reinforcing Civic Response project, which aimed to strengthen the ability of CSOs to collaboratively and effectively communicate and advocate as well as to support actors on the frontlines of the conflict in Syria through skills training in communication, safety and security.

International Coaching Federation (ICF Lebanon Chapter)

Training of Trainers Program: Designed and delivered a multi- phased Training of Trainers (ToT) program for certified Coaches from ICF Lebanon Chapter to equip them with the needed tools, knowledge and skills to become professional trainers building on their expertise and coaching skills.

International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) - Damascus – Syria

Evaluating IOCC program targeting Iraqi refugees in Syria funded by the Bureau for Population, Refugees and Migration – BPRM (US Department of State).

Kafa

Management & Soft Skills Training Developed and delivered a multitopic training program with topics including: Stress Management, Problem Solving & Conflict Resolution, Emotional Intelligence, Goal Setting & Time Management.

Khayat Foundation for Culture & Learning (KCL)

Voice Project M&E: Developed the Project’s M&E Framework, gathered the necessary data and did the end of project M&E Report based on donor requirements and project’s objectives and impact.

Voice Project – Community Needs Assessment: As part of the project’s scope, a community needs assessment through 300+ participants of the program was implemented and a CNA report was generated showcasing the top priorities issues that the community has, reflected by the answers of the participants, with analysis on the age, regional, gender and educational levels.

Lebanon Support

SDG & Social Entrepreneurship Training: As part of the Safir Project, we trained 25 participants over 4 workshops on topics including Introduction to SDGs, Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship, Introduction to Business Incubation, and Project Pitching.

Live Love Lebanon

Volunteer Training Workshops Series: Designed and delivered a series of 20 online training workshops on a multitude of Technical, Management, Leadership and Soft Skills to LiveLove Lebanon volunteers.

Makhzoumi Foundation

Soft Skills Training: Designed and delivered a 3-day soft skills training program including Stress Management, Communication Skills and Team Motivation.

Mercy Corps

Sustainability Assessment, Planning & Organizational Transformation: The project included assessing 3 centers for MercyCorps’s partner organizations and developing the necessary plans that enable them to ensure their sustainability. This included Organizational Restructuring, Strategic Planning, Risk Management, Fundraising Strategies, Proposal Writing, Budgeting, Curriculum Development, Developing New Organizational Manuals & Processes as well as Training & Capacity Building on various topics.

Mine Action Group (MAG)

Developed and delivered a 3 day training program on Strategic Planning, Portfolio, Program, and Project Management.

Nahnoo Organization

Economic Value of Beaches to the City: Undertaking a holistic Economic Study of beaches and their impact, whether open to public or privately invested, to the Soor (Tyre) and Kfarabida.

National Commission for Lebanese Women (NCLW) & UNFPA

Reviewing and upgrading the indicators of the NCLW National Action Plan developed for their 2011- 2021 strategy.

OXFAM

Baseline Study: Conducting a “Baseline Study and Developing the MEAL System for the OXFAM Voice Projects in Jordan and Lebanon targeting Syrian Refugees.

Induction Program: Developing an Induction Program as part of the One-Oxfam transformation for the Beirut Office.

HR Transformation: Developing an HR Transformation Plan for the Lebanon Office.

Relief International

Communication Training for Health Workers: Developed and trained over 3 workshops, 3 different groups on Telecommunication for health workers, field officers and volunteers working with RI on COVID19 response and emergency support services.

RESTART Organization & Ministry of Justice - Lebanon

Project on conducting the organizational restructuring of the Forensic Division at the Ministry of Justice within the context of a project on “Support to a Comprehensive Prison Reform in Lebanon” funded by the European Commission.

Right to Play - Lebanon

2-day Face to face MEAL to RTP Partners

Save the Children

Remote Team Management Training: On multiple occasions, designed and delivered remote team management training, English and Arabic, in Lebanon, Turkey and remotely to a series of partner NGOs working with Save the Children.

RESTART Organization & UNHCR

In charge of developing a “Project Cycle Management” training manual and providing training to INGOs and NGOs’ management staff collaborating with UNHCR and operating over different areas in Lebanon within the humanitarian sector.

Search for Common Ground

Strategic Planning, Governance & Administration Capacity Building: Training and Coaching 12 partner NGOs of Search in Syria on Strategic Planning, Governance, Institutionalization and Administration. 

Peace Pioneers Tip Sheet Development: This project included multistakeholder engagement exercises, desk review, and validation workshops to produce a Peace Building Guide to be used by NGOs and Private Sector to develop partnerships for the implementation of UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Diwan – Future Directions Research: Assessing the project’s bassline impact and suggesting future directions for upcoming project activities.

The Municipality of Tripoli

CEP Action Planning: Proposing an action plan to sustain the reconciliation among conflicting communities to support the Municipality’s endeavors in reinforcing civic education, citizenship and participatory democracy & inclusiveness as pillars of good governance.

The World Rehabilitation Fund

Expanding Economic Opportunities for Survivors of Landmines in the district of Jizzine, Lebanon.

Situation Analysis of Social Welfare Issues related to Disabled and Marginalized Youth in Iraq.

War Child Holland

Quantitative Analysis and Endline Field Data Collection for SaHa 2 project: Commissioned to undertake a quantitative data analysis of the baseline and end line data of SaHa 2 project which aimed at providing a unique reconciliation and PSS interventions through football and sports. Moreover, the team was also tasked to collect the data for the endline by surveying more than 700 project beneficiaries in the North, South and Mount Lebanon Regions.