Financially-Wise is a Lebanese NGO whose mission is to advance economic and financial capabilities of youth and to develop modern day educational tools for this purpose.
For the past two years Financially-Wise has committed its efforts to bridge the knowledge gap in core matters that impact the financial well being and to promote citizen’s engagement to public affairs through several digital learning initiatives and technical assistance and mainly its proud contribution to the Lebanon Citizen Budget Dashboard.
A world where individuals are better informed and enabled to make adequate financial decisions that help improve their well-being and empower them to be more responsible and responsive citizens.
To promote financial and economic education among individuals and families and to provide evidence based policies that promote the trust relation between the state and the citizens.
We, at Financially wise, are decided to contribute to bridging the knowledge gap in core financial matters that impact people’s well being and their engagement as citizens in public affairs.
We want them to
• better Understand,
• better Analyze
• and empowered to be the Change agents for themselves and their community.
Our commitment to making public money matters for people is one main area of our work. We believe that fiscal citizenship is at the core of better governance systems and consequently improved well-being.
Working collaboratively with private and public sector partners, we are committed to produce knowledge, design learning tools, collect analyze and visualize data that is key to decision making.
We will continue to gear our efforts towards promoting more responsible and responsive youth, more knowledgeable and informed citizens, involved in public issues and ready to invest time in monitoring the government performance and rendering it accountable for its policy choices.