Helping refugees and vulnerable families in Palestine and Lebanon live with dignity, well-being and hope.
40-foot containers of donated medicines delivered
Palestinians connected to reliable sources of water
refugee youths went back to school in Lebanon
preschools in Gaza and the West Bank were renovated
of revenue spent on programs in Palestine and Lebanon
What We Do
After seven years of war in Syria, more than 1.5 million Syrian refugees live in informal tented settlements, abandoned buildings, or cramped spaces in decades-old Palestinian camps within Lebanon. Among them are the “twice refugeed”—displaced Palestinian refugees from Syria. They…
This page will revisit some of the thousands of projects and people who Anera has worked with over the years to see where they are now — from universities that got their start with Anera’s help to teachers who changed…
“No society can be just, and no human or economic development even-spread and sustainable if women, who represent half of the population, are left behind, if their needs and aspirations are not addressed.” – Dr. Lamis Abu-Nahleh, founder of the…
Dancing in Refugee Camps
Omar, a Syrian refugee teen, was traumatized by the war in Syria and was forced to drop out of school. But a dabke class in Lebanon changed all that...