Mouvement pour une Alternative Non- violente (MAN)


In their own wordsMAN aims to put forward the specific contribution of non-violence in the everyday life, education and social and political fights. MAN wants to promote the principles and the methods of non-violent strategy, to support a positive resolution of the interpersonal, intercommunity or international conflicts. By thinking, acting and training, MAN thus seeks to promote justice and freedom.


  • Le Mouvement pour une Alternative Non- violente (MAN) does not publish financial information, reflecting a lack of transparency and accountability.
  • The Lyon (France) branch of MAN is responsible for MAN’s projects in Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza.
  • MAN Lyon has received local government funding from La Région Auvergne- Rhône- Alpes and La Région Provence- Alpes- Côte d’Azur:
Région Auvergne- Rhône- Alpes €17,500€68,510€56,937€27,500
Région Provence- Alpes- Côte d'Azur€31,000
  • In 2016, following changes to the  La Région Auvergne- Rhône- Alpes council, MAN did not receive local government funding for its projects in the West Bank, but continues to receive general support for its activities.


BDS Activities


MAN is member of the Platform of French NGOs for Palestine and partners with BDS France, CCFD- Terre Solidaire, Pax Christi- France, among others.

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