The Foundation for Human and Humanitarian Rights (Lebanon) is an independent non-governmental human rights organization, committed to defending human rights and humanitarian laws, dedicated to promoting freedom and equality, and devoted to advocate values of democracy in Lebanon. An inter state, inter-faith, inter party and inter ethnic forum of activists concerned with the rights and freedoms of all human beings on the local, regional, and international level. The principal aims of the foundation are:
- Promoting a conscious awareness of human rights in Lebanon, the Middle and Near East, propagating these values by way of long-term and far-reaching educational processes with the ultimate goal of integrating these rights within the fabric of society.
- Identifying cases and situations where human rights are violated or denied, in a bid to promote awareness and alert civil society and public opinion.
- Confronting sources and agents violations of human rights, applying pressure to halt violations and redress injustice.
- Examining laws and regulations, their latitude, and manner of enforcement, actively advocating and lobbying for legislature that conforms to the normative standards of human rights.