Strengthening of health services in rural Lebanon


Mount Lebanon and South Lebanon
Cooperation years:
February 2021 - November 2021
Host country's participants:
LWF Lebanese Women Forum
Italian Agency for Development Cooperation
Implementing agency:

Project Aim

Improve the quality of health care for Syrian refugees and the local population through the strengthening of health centers in rural Lebanon.

Background of the Project

The project involves two health centers managed and run by the local association Lebanese Women Forum in the rural areas of Mount Lebanon and South Lebanon. The two centers, Baissour and Ain Qania Health Centers, will be rehabilited and supplied with medical equipment to strengthen the basic health services they provide for their patients, who are predominantly women and refugees. The project is funded by Intesa Sanpaolo. 

Objectives achieved

Project activites began in February 2021.