Tony El Mir

Operations Manager @ YMCA Lebanon

YMCA Lebanon implemented multiple initiatives that had multiplier effects on the Lebanese rural and urban communities. These initiatives include:

  • Water Management & Conservation
  • Forest Management
  • Responsible Eco-tourism
  • Sustainable Land Management
  • Promotion of Zero Waste
  • Finding Solutions for the Solid Waste Treatment in Lebanon
  • Environmental Education for Youth and Children
  • Promoting Afforestation Activities
  • Biodiversity Assessment in Lebanon
  • Promoting Biomass Boilers
  • Advocating for the Use of Renewable Energy
  • Training for Youth Environmental Leaders
  • Environmental Watchdogs for the Protection of Ecosystems

YMCA Lebanon was transformed from working on agricultural development in rural areas into integrating environmental mainstreaming into all the YMCA programs and projects since 2014.