The mission of SHEILD is bringing relief to the population in general and to those who suffered and are still suffering from war and from the absence of governmental health and social care and protection. The methods involve direct assistance as well as community based interventions to enhance human rights, economic conditions, and social integration.A participatory approach is utilized that involves local stakeholders and authorities within a system of coordination to assess needs and subsequently implement programs with high emphasis on the most vulnerable and deprived members of targeted communities.
WITHOUT BARRIERS SHEILD operates in absolute harmony with the principles of both the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the Arab Charter on Human Rights. People in need must be assisted with no distinction or discrimination by race, gender, religious belief, nationality, ethnic origin, or class.
SHEILD is a Lebanese non-governmental organization (NGO) formed and managed by Lebanese citizens working for the best interests of Lebanese communities. SHEILD's main fields of intervention involve the social, economic, health, and educational sectors.
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