CDDG USA

ABOUT US

Center for Development Democracy and Governance (CDDG) USA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in September 2020, to promote, support and empower development and democracy projects and initiatives in Lebanese communities.

MISSION & VISION

Promote and implement the concepts of sustainable development so as to build a socially, economically, and politically developed Lebanese society as well as empower and enable Lebanese communities to achieve sustainable socio-economic development and growth.

CDDG USA AIMS TO:

  1. Incorporate qualified subject matter experts in a variety of fields including engineering, agricultural, economics, government, finance and others, unified under one vision.
  2. Reinforcing participatory, consensus-oriented decision making to achieve accountable, transparent, responsive, effective, efficient, equitable and inclusivity governance model throughout Lebanese society.
  3. Advocate for improved access to local social services as well as enhancing the practices, independence, and transparency in local governance for Lebanon.
  4. Fight corruption and defending the rights of the minorities and the most vulnerable.
  5. Provide support and assistance for projects and initiative is poor, underdeveloped, and otherwise challenged communities.
  6. Educate Foundations, charities and development promoting organizations on Opportunities in Lebanon and appealing for funds for appropriate projects.
  7. Inspire the Lebanese Diaspora in the US to build bridges with communities in Lebanon in order to help those communities to achieve development needs.

MEET OUR BOARD MEMBERS & DIRECTORS:

Board

Mr. Majed Daher, Boston, MA
Dr. Edgard El-Chaar, New York City, NY
Dr. Wissam Raji, Philadelphia, PA
Mr. Saba Salloum, Cleveland, OH

Directors

Mr. Majed Daher - Director
Mr. Khalil Beaine - Comptroller
Ms. Joelle Bou Samra - Public Relations and Communications
Ms. Joyce Zerka - Research

GET IN TOUCH: CDDG USA
1-617-230-6730[email protected]