World Lebanese Cultural Union

INGO Associated with the DPI and Accredited with the ECOSOC



WLCU NGO Board

In 2005, after the 14th World Congress in Sydney, Australia, an NGO committee was established to pursue the process of the recognition of the WLCU as an NGO.

The main objective, of the NGO Committee, is to maintain a durable and dynamic relationship with the UN system.

The NGO Committee permanent members are:

  • Chief Administrative Officer: Eng. Anis Garabet - United States of America
  • International Legal Advisor: Attorney Steven Stanton - Australia
  • Mr. Georges Abi Raad - France
  • Mr. Roger Hani - France
  • Mr. Edmond Massih - France
  • Dr. Nick Kahwaji - Canada
  • Mr. Elie Gedeon - Canada

Representatives to DPI-UN Headquarter in NY:

  • Mr. Sid Chidiac - United States of America
  • Mr. Joseph Hage - United States of America

Youth Representatives to DPI-UN Headquarter in NY:

  • Miss. Micheline Helou - United States of America
  • Mr. Anthony Houayek - United States of America

Representatives to UN Information Center (UNIC):

  • Mr. Juan Saliba - Argentina
  • Dr. Georges Assaad – Australia
  • Mr. Chakib Rammal - Ghana