About Us

 Established in 2016 and  registered at the Ministry of Interior and Municipalities under the notification number 2512 in 2017, Cana Youth Association is an independent,  non-profit, non-governmental Lebanese organization that has no political or religious affiliation.

Sectors & Goals

CYA aims to address the social, economic and environmental challenges the villages and towns of Southern Lebanon are facing through work programs in five sectors. For each sector, it has been set a general goal and multiple strategic goals for the next few years.

Our Impact

Since its establishment in 2016, CYA has been working to make a difference for the better in our community. Click here to discover some of the impacts we have achieved so far.

Our History

It all started as a youth initiative in 2016. Now, CYA is a registered Lebanese NGO with 5 years of experience in sustainable development. Click to know more about our story.

Sectors

Environmental Sector

Environmental Sector

Promote a proper environmental management in the Southern Lebanese villages, urging them to achieve the sustainable development goals

Educational Sector

Educational Sector

Provide free educational, treatment, and rehabilitation opportunities for the largest possible number of people with special needs

Community Development Sector

Community Development Sector

Promote social cohesion to achieve sustainable development in local communities

Livelihoods Sector

Livelihoods Sector

Enable crisis-affected communities to better manage and prevent risks to increase flexibility and self-reliance

Humanitarian Aid Sector

Humanitarian Aid Sector

Enable crisis-affected families in rural areas to survive

Projects

Completed Projects

Completed Projects

Ongoing Projects

Ongoing Projects

Future Projects

Future Projects

Partners

UNIFIL

UNIFIL

LRI

LRI

ESDU

ESDU

Our Team 

  • Hassan Dakhlallah
    Hassan Dakhlallah President and Executive Director
  • Dr. Hussein Abboud
    Dr. Hussein Abboud Vice President
  • Zeinab Hammoud
    Zeinab Hammoud Secretary
  • Jamal Hijazi
    Jamal Hijazi Treasurer
  • Ali Alameddine
    Ali Alameddine Accountant
  • Sadek Abed Ali
    Sadek Abed Ali Project Manager
  • Rana Kashakish
    Rana Kashakish Administrative Affairs
  • Fatimah Hammadi
    Fatimah Hammadi Marketing and Advertisement
  • Rayane Attieh
    Rayane Attieh Volunteer - Civil Engineer - Project Management Department
  • Nabih Ismail
    Nabih Ismail Volunteer - Environmental Sector
  • Jawaher Hallal
    Jawaher Hallal Volunteer - Humanitarian Aid Sector
  • Mohamed Dakhlallah
    Mohamed Dakhlallah Volunteer - Humanitarian Aid Sector
  • Batoul Kassem
    Batoul Kassem Volunteer - Public Relations Department
  • Mariam Attieh
    Mariam Attieh Volunteer - Graphic Designer - Marketing and Advertisement Department
  • A’esha Ali
    A’esha Ali
  • Eman Kourani
    Eman Kourani General Supervisor - Al Bassma Center
  • Mariam Dhaini
    Mariam Dhaini Social Worker - Al Bassma Center
  • Abir Ezzedine
    Abir Ezzedine Specialist in Childhood Education - Al Bassma Center
  • Douaa Madani
    Douaa Madani Speech Language Pathologist - Al Bassma Center
  • Jana Kourani
    Jana Kourani Prevocational Teacher - Al Bassma Center
  • Leila El ALi
    Leila El ALi Psychiatrist - Al Bassma Center
  • Zahraa Attieh
    Zahraa Attieh Occupational Therapist - Al Bassma Center
  • Ali AL Moussa
    Ali AL Moussa PE Teacher - Al Bassma Center
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