Friends of Development and Investment Society (FDIS)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Ash.Shahid.Wasfi At.Tal.Str. Building No. 235
26111
Country: Jordan
Region: Middle East and Northern Africa
Website: http://www.fdisjo.com/
UN Languages: Arabic, English
Other languages:
   
Areas:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Research
  • Training
  • Anti-Corruption
  • Victim Protection
  • Sustainable Livelihood / Alternative Development

  • Other:'Wildlife and Forest crimes, Human rights'
Short description:
FDIS helps the vulnerable and marginalized children, youth and women to build healthy societies capable of creating sustainable development and safe environment.
FDIS conducted many harm reduction outreach programs to most at risk populations such as: MSM, CSWs, and IDUs. The programs included prevention tools distribution: syringes condoms …etc., in addition to awareness sessions. FDIS established Resiliency and Life skills International School RLIS to meet the needs of the most vulnerable and marginalized children, youth and women in Jordan.
The mais achievements are:
1- Conducting the first outreach program to IDUs with syringe distribution in Jordan, which presents services to more than 300 IDUs in an aria, includes more than 90% of Jordan population.
2- Completion of Policy and Procedures Gide and M&E plan for FDIS in 2014 and 2015.
3- Establishment of Resiliency and Life skills International School RLIS which is awaiting for fund to work.
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