Needs Assessment / Orientation Meeting

November 8 - 9, 2019 at DISCOVER FOOTBALL

Two-day strategy session to exchange ideas and identify goals for the event in North Lebanon in June 2020. Participants include four experts of women’s football from Lebanon and five members from DISCOVER FOOTBALL.

Needs Assessment Agenda

4 Football Experts from Lebanon

Hiba El Jaafil at Deutsche Welle

Video clip: "Women footballers struggle for acceptance," DW NEWS on 08.11.2019

During her visit in Berlin for the Needs Assessment Meeting, Hiba El Jaafil was invited to the DW NEWS for an interview. She spoke up for DISCOVER FOOTBALL and women's football, based on her own experiences in Lebanon.


"Promoting Gender Equality through Women’s Empowerment in Football in North Lebanon and the MENA Region" is part of the Local Development Programme for Urban Areas in North Lebanon (UDP_NL) that is implemented by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH in partnership with DISCOVER FOOTBALL and the Ministry of Social Affairs. UDP_NL is co-funded by the European Union and Germany.