We at ADR are passionate about empowering smallholder farmers and building resilient communities through sustainable agriculture practices. We understand the challenges faced by farmers in Lebanon especially in the region of South Lebanon – from low yields and limited resources, security instability to unpredictable weather and market fluctuations.
Our program is designed to:
• Increase food security: We work with farmers, fishermen and agro-food producers to improve their productivity, ensuring access to nutritious food for their families and communities.
• Boost incomes and livelihoods: By enhancing market access, life and negotiation skills, we empower farmers to earn fair prices for their crops.
• Promote sustainable practices: We teach soil conservation techniques, water management methods, integrated pest management, and sustainable fishery practices safeguarding the environment for future generations.
• Build resilience to climate change: We help farmers and agro-food producers adapt to changing weather patterns through implementation of climate smart practices drought-resistant crops and climate-smart agriculture practices and climate-smart agro-food products.

Our Program approach is:
• Community-driven: We work closely with farmers, fishermen and producers to understand their unique needs and challenges, tailoring our program accordingly.
• Knowledge-based: We provide training workshops, coaching and extension services, equipping farmers with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed.
• Collaborative: We partner with local organizations, research institutions, and government agencies to maximize our impact.
• Sustainable: We promote environmentally friendly practices that protect the land and its resources.

Together, we can:
• Transform livelihoods: Empower farmers, fishermen and agro-food producers to achieve food security, financial stability, and independence.
• Build healthy communities: Ensure access to nutritious food and promote healthy living.
• Protect the environment: Foster sustainable agriculture practices that safeguard the planet for future generations.

Our program projects

....Ongoing projects

....Past Accomplishment