THEATER FOR RECONCILIATION: A CATHARTIC EXPERIENCE

MARCH’s approach has always been rooted in its belief that arts and culture are powerful catalysts of change that can help foster long-term sustainable stability. This belief has translated into various initiatives across the years starting with Theater for Reconciliation– a concept we originally launched in Tripoli in 2015. The Alawite neighborhood of Beb El Tabbaneh […]

ARTS ON THE STREETS, A MESSAGE OF PEACE AND UNITY

A harsh painted over with beautiful brush strokes. Now that’s what we call a journey… By engaging with the communities of Beb El Tabbaneh and Jabal Mohsen through its various initiatives over the years, MARCH realized that Tripoli was a well of untapped talent and potential just waiting to be discovered. It is for this […]

DOLLS WITH A STORY

A story of Love and War from the heart of Tripoli MARCH has recently collaborated with the Bokja design studio- a brand that is dedicated to reviving regional textile practices and building a regional network of artisans. The initiative entailed employing the local craftsmanship of young men and women from Beb El Tabbaneh and Jabal […]

THE TRANSFORMATIVE POWER OF ARTS AND CULTURE

MARCH’s approach has always been rooted in its belief that arts and culture are powerful catalysts of change that can help foster long-term sustainable stability. In addition to theater, MARCH has also incorporated art in its holistic rehabilitation and reintegration program- Beb El Dahab. By creating a safe space for personal and professional development, the […]

YOU HAVE THE RIGHT NOT TO REMAIN SILENT!

MARCH considers that tolerance and acceptance are preconditions for social cohesion. This belief has been rooted in the organization’s mission since its inception. Despite the democratic facade portrayed by public institutions and the constitutionally guaranteed personal freedoms, Lebanon has been plagued by waves of arbitrary and unjust censorship, particularly in recent years. Artistic and cultural […]

CAFE BI KAFFAK

A cultural journey from Tripoli to Beirut Throughout the years, MARCH has actively incorporated the arts into its initiatives. This stems from the organization’s belief in the transformative and often cathartic power of self-expression. Our most recent adventure was no exception! Our work with youth from marginalized neighborhoods in Beirut has Tripoli has shown us […]

GET TOGETHER! YOUTH CULTURAL EXCHANGE INITIATIVE

Saturday August 24th marked the second of two visits of a youth cultural exchange initiative that MARCH, in collaboration with the Jabal Sheikh Municipality Federation, had set up in an effort to promote social cohesion. The initiative was made possible through the help and support of the Dutch embassy in Lebanon. Its goal was to […]

US, THE MOON AND THE NEIGHBORS

Tripoli’s Malloule Street hosted this year’s edition of “Us, The Moon and The Neighbors” as part of Beb El Dahab’s Adha celebrations on Friday August 16th. The Beb El Dahab initiative started in 2016 as a simple rebuilding project but has since transformed into a social movement. It brought together youth from Beb El Tabbaneh […]

LE LIBAN AU FESTIVAL DE GIFFONI (AMBASSADE D’ITALIE)

National News Agency ANI – Le Festival du film de Giffoni est un événement international de grande valeur dédié aux jeunes qui se déroule chaque été pendant dix jours dans le village de Giffoni Valle Piana (Salerno), à quelques kilomètres de la côte amalfitaine. Le festival a été lancé en 1971 par son fondateur et […]

LÉA BAROUDI, MEMBRE DE L’ORDRE BRITANNIQUE DE CHEVALERIE

L’Orient- Le Jour Léa Baroudi, fondatrice de l’ONG March, est depuis avril dernier membre de l’Ordre britannique de chevalerie, une distinction qui lui a été accordée par la reine Elisabeth II d’Angleterre. La décoration lui a été remise par le prince Charles, lors d’une cérémonie au palais de Buckingham, à Westminster. Mme Baroudi est la […]