BirdLife Member of Honour Award
Assad Serhal, Director General of SPNL in Lebanon has been named to receive the BirdLife Member of Honour Award from HIH Princess Takamado, Honorary President of BirdLife.Read more
School with No Walls
Nature is your child’s best friend
Through our online teaching program, School with No Walls (SNOW), we aim to help each child to go from nature lover to nature defender. Explore our turnkey program where we inspire teachers and motivate students.Register now
HIMA FOR PEACE
For a sustainable tomorrow
We work towards a peaceful and sustainable Lebanon where people and nature live in harmony. By reviving the Hima concept, “protected area” in arabic, we deliver conservation of IBA’s in a way which respects people’s rights and fulfills their well-being. So far, we established 25 Himas, representing approximately 6% of Lebanon’s territory.Learn more
Extinction is not inevitable
S. Serin will be saved!
This prettily colored passerine breeds in the Middle East, especially Lebanon. Knowing it is classified as Vulnerable and considered globally endangered because of its decrease in population, it must be saved. Make a symbolic adoption to help save this sociable bird.Donate now
SPNL is dedicated to causes that protect species, conserve sites, improve lives, care about climate, educate the youth and create a better world to support our peace and conservation efforts while uniting people around the HIMA.
We strive to conserve biodiversity for the provision of a better quality of life through the Hima: a holistic approach which embraces the four pillars of sustainable development, economic viability, environmental protection, and social equity.
Hima for Peace and Climate Change Impacts
Climate change will have far-reaching impacts on the Middle East. Experts anticipate the region’s future to be dramatically affected by changing climate conditions and extreme weather events, the scarcity of natural resources and the continued human pollution of the environment.LEARN MORE