About us

Center for Development Democracy and Governance (CDDG): a non-governmental non-profit organization established in February 2010 and registered under No. 258. It incorporates a group of activists including qualified persons, engineers, agricultural experts, economists, etc. all with one vision that is providing services for the underdeveloped weak in need societies.

Our vision

Prosperous Rural Communities in Lebanon with preserved and protected natural resources where decent living is reality for all.

Our mission

CDDG aims at empowering local communities in Lebanon to achieve sustainable socio-economic development, improving locals’ access to social services, and enhancing governance practices of local partners.

Our objectives

Disseminating the concepts of sustainable development so as to build a socially, economically, and politically developed society. Working towards achieving total governance throughout the Lebanese society by reinforcing participatory, consensus oriented decision making, accountability, transparency, responsivity, effectiveness and efficiency, equitability and inclusivity, and the abidance to laws. Fighting corruption and defending the rights of the minorities and the most vulnerable.


October 10, 2016

الـCDDG تدشّن محطة للمياه في حياطة – فتوح كسروان

بسعي من حزب “القوات اللبنانية” وبتمويل من مصرف “فرنسبنك” وبإشراف تقني وفني من “مركز التنمية والديمقراطية والحوكمة “(CDDG) ، وبرعاية ودعم المجلس البلدي في حياطة، تمّ […]
October 7, 2016

الدكاش: لإعتماد ثلاثية “القوات” والمجتمع المدني والقطاع الخاص لدعم البلديات وتحقيق التنمية المستدامة

هل أصبح من المُسلَّم به أن يعاني اللبناني من شحّ وجفاف بثروته المائية التي لطالما تغنى بها وتبوأت المركز الثالث عربياً في غزارتها؟ للأسف هكذا أصبحت […]
July 22, 2016
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Bechmizzine turns a revolution into a source of wealth with the opening of the first waste recycling factory in koura District

بشمزين تغيّر الثورة الى ثروة.. وتفتتح المعمل الأول في قضاء الكورة لفرز النفايات إفتتحت بلدية بشمزين – الكورة الجمعة 22 تموز معملاَ لفرز النفايات وتوضيبها هو […]
April 7, 2016
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Raji in an interview with MTV: CDDG excelled in working with BALADI CAP

راجي عبر الـmtv: فريق CDDG نجح بالعمل مع BALADI CAP أوضح رئيس جمعية “مركز التنمية والديمقراطية والحوكمة” – ‪CDDG‬ الدكتور وسام راجي ان “علاقة الجمعية مع […]


Mark Zeinoun

Board Member

Marc Zeinoun holds a Masters in Economics from Saint Joseph University. He is the Managing Director / Lead Auditor at TÜV Rheinland Lebanon & Armenia. Marc is also an ISO International Standards Consultant at Management Mix (Sister Company) and Lead Tutor at TÜV Rheinland Academy GmbH. Accredited Trainer by IFC (World Bank Group) in Lebanon.

Romy Raphael

Board Member

Romy Raphael holds a bachelor degree in law, She pursued a masters in media and communications

Yves Rahme

Board Member

Yves holds a bachelor in finance, LAU and a Masters in finance ESA. Yves is the Head of Equities, Byblos Bank

Fady Hage

Board Member and Vice President

Fady holds Masters degrees in the following disciplines: Philosophy, theology and international relations. He is currently the Faith &/in Development Coordinator, Head of Department and Project Manager at World Vision International.

North Bekaa - Beshwet - Equipment for Crafts workshop 2014

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CDDG overseeing a donation for Niha Village, Batroun

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Koura-Rechdebine-Water tank truck

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Koura-Bichmezzin-Fire truck

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Koura-Amioun-three garbage compactor vehicles

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Batroun-Jebla-1-100 Kva- Generator 05/30/2015

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Akar-Kobayat-artificial lake

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Inauguration of Artesian Well

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North Bekaa - Der El Ahmar - Two 500 KVA Generators 2014

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Computer room for Achkout orphanage 2014

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A sewage truck for Batha's municipality - CDDG

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West Bekaa - Ein Zebde - Generator for an Artesian Well 2014

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Aynata | Reforestation of 700,000 square meters area

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Kfarhabo - Diniye - Equipment for Agricultural Women Coop - LDS Charities-2011

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Bsharreh - Drip Irrigation System installation

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