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A design thinking and business development training program designed to support unemployed Lebanese and refugee youth by helping them develop innovative, income-generating solutions to problems in their communities.

Shibshib

Suleiman wants to upcycle used car tires and other rubber waste into durable, affordable and fashionable footwear.
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Comedy Series in Burj Al Barajneh

Everywhere in Lebanon, youth face a variety of problems, more so in the Burj Al Barajneh refugee camp!
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CNC Challenger

Ahmad Chakaroun, from Nabatiyeh has created a machine that engraves logos and other visuals onto hard surfaces.
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SE Factory is a 14-week intensive coding bootcamp, targeting youth with a computer science background and helping them acquire the necessary practical, technical and soft skills to compete in the Lebanese job market.

Nawaya's Talent Program connects promising youth from low-income backgrounds to resources such as mentors, trainers, classes, funding, internships, and job opportunities. Over the past few years, Nawaya has supported dozens of youth in developing their talents. Here are some of our youth success stories:

Ahmed

Ahmed has been with Nawaya since 2011. Although he was only seven years old when he enrolled with us, he was certain of his passion for basketball, a...

Rana

Rana has been enrolled with Nawaya since 2011. She started off with a passion for art, so we enrolled her in art classes at Busy Box Arts and Crafts ...

Pierre

His passion is in acting, so Nawaya enrolled him in a series of acting workshops, including with renowned actor and activist Loucien Bourjeily. His t...



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