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KouraFadwa Fayez Nassif

Expert and Political and Environmental Activist
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A little about
Fadwa

Expert and political and environmental activist

  • Consultant in Environmental Socio-Economy for UN agencies (UNDP, UNEP, FAO, UNESCO), municipalities
  • Publications, lectures and workshops in regional and national tribunes on: transparency and accountability, citizenship, freedom of association, capacity building for Municipalities and NGO’s, poverty, climate change, forest fires, water, solid waste, quarries, role of women in sustainable development…
  • Contribution to national laws and initiatives in collaboration with parliamentary commissions, ministry of environment, UN agencies…
  • Advocacy in court, national supervisory bodies (state council, central inspection) and international agencies (World Bank, EU, UNESCO, USAID) to protest against environmental violations (fuel storage zones, landfills, wastewater treatment plants, sea embankment, costal degradation, cement companies and quarries, Bisri dam…)
  • Member of the Steering Committee for Efficient Management of Wastewater, Treatment and Reuse in the Mediterranean Countries.
  • Founder member of the National Steering Committee for Small Grants, Global Environmental Facility GEF, UNDP
  • Founder and board member of many NGOs and coalitions: Byblos Ecologia, Green square

DAEM, Lebanese Environmental Forum (LEF), Lebanese coastal forum (LCF), Zero-Waste Coalition, National Civil Society Parliament Liaison (NCSP) …

  • founder and organizer of “Lebanese heritage days”
  • Candidate to the parliamentary election for Koura region, on the list of civil society, 2018
  • Guest speaker on newspapers, TV and radios (frequently)
  • Received many awards and recognitions (Arab Women’s Council for social responsibility,

Lebanese business women association, National Commission for Lebanese Women, Women in front…

APRIL 2022

Majored in Political Science

Law School and Civil Rights Attorney

Director of the Communities Project

Deputy Attorney General

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