Association Centre Mar Semaan
Japan supports Association Centre Mar Semaan in renovating
the roofs of their facilities, in order to prevent
water leakages. Located in Wadi
El Karm, the Centre provides residency, education and
medical care for socially and economically deprived boys and girls.
Ambassador of Japan
Mr. Koichi Kawakami and Executive Director of the Centre, Mrs. Nayla Khodr, signed the grant
contract of US$40,970 to this effect at the Embassy of Japan on 1 February 2012.
This is funded by gGrant Assistance for Grassroots
Human Security Project (GGP)h of Japan. Japanfs
GGP supports development projects at grass-roots level proposed by such
bodies as nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and local governmental authorities
in Lebanon. Japan has so far extended through
GGP more than US$ 10.2 million since 1996.