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  • Issam Fares Institute – Bayanat Box campaign for World Refugee Day. Stay tuned for more!

  • Issam Fares Institute – Bayanat Box campaign for World Refugee Day. Stay tuned for more!

  • Issam Fares Institute – Bayanat Box campaign for World Refugee Day. Stay tuned for more!

  • Issam Fares Institute – Bayanat Box campaign for World Refugee Day. Stay tuned for more!

  • Issam Fares Institute – Bayanat Box campaign for World Refugee Day. Stay tuned for more!

 

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  • Issam Fares Institute – Bayanat Box campaign for World Refugee Day: “There is a big burden on Lebanon, of course, but refugees are also contributing to the economy … We translated a lot of the research and the evidence proving this point into a simple yet informative format so that policymakers can actually benefit from it” Read The Daily Star article

  • “It seems like we are seeing signs from the Qatari’s as well as the UAE/Saudi’s side that they are looking for a way to resolve this problem, and that both of them save face.” Senior Fellow Rami Khouri interviewed by Al Jazeera English on the recent row between Qatar and a number of other Arab countries. Watch interview

  • Dr. Nadim Farajalla ​spoke at the 2017 World Day to Combat Desertification, jointly organized by UN-ESCWA and the Issam Fares Institute.​“Desertification, land degradation, and droughts all impact urban as well as ​rural communities. Poor policies that lead to land degradation affect city dwellers as much as they do people living in places experiencing or directly suffering from this.” Read more

  • The Syrian Center for Policy Research recently launched their “Social Degradation in Syria”​ report, in collaboration with the Issam Fares Institute: ​
    ​“Direct violence–including displacement, involvement in violent acts, and discriminatory institutional practices–affects both bridging and linking social capitals. Development indicators such as health, education, and employment are strongly correlated with the shared values and attitudes component. Moreover, the research shows that conflict economy and conflict-related deaths are the main determinants of feeling secured, while the trust between individuals is affected by conflict economy, discriminatory institutions, forced displacement, and loss of job opportunities.
    For the full report.​ ​

  • “Every American president that comes into office, within a few months, tries to solve the Arab-Israeli conflict…because they understand if this conflict is not resolved the region will never be stable.” Mr. Rami Khouri, Senior Public Policy Fellow at the Issam Fares Institute, commenting on WNYC on the recent visit of the US president to the ME region. Read more


  • مقابلة مع د. ناصر ياسن في على ال "بي سي سي" في "الاخبار من عندك"​ - دقيقة ١٩:١٢-٢٤ 
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  • تابعوا مقابلة كلام بيروت مع د. متري حول نتائج الانتخابات الرئيسية الفرنسية، تطورات سوريا وقانون الانتخاب في لبنان



  • ​إن تأجيج الصراع، ثم الاضطرار إلى المهادنة يعزّز نوازع الغلبة التي ترى في التسوية خيارًا غير مستحب ولا مفر منه. مقال للدكتور طارق متري في صحيفة الشرق الأوسط حول فرص التسوية في ليبيا


  • The Atlantic Council has selected Dr. Ali Ahmad, Program Director of the Institute​’s Energy Policy and Security Program, as one of the Council’s 2017 Millennium Fellows. The prestigious Fellowship connects and empowers rising leaders who will shape the twenty-first century and focuses on renewing a values-based social compact at the beginning of a Millennium marked by dramatic change and upheaval. Read more.


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