Innovative Agricultural Investment Opportunities in Lebanon by Dean Rabi Mohtar and Abbas Ramadan

​​​​​During their March visit to AUB’s New York Office, FAFS Dean Rabi Mohtar and Abbas Ramadan, UNDP Senior Investment Officer and Advisor to the Investment Development Authority of Lebanon (IDAL), discussed innovative investments in agriculture essential to a more diversified Lebanese economy.

The lecture Innovative Agricultural Investment Opportunities in Lebanon was followed by a panel, moderated by Habib Kairouz, co-founder of Social and Economic Action for Lebanon and managing partner at Rho Capital Partners. Opportunities were discussed for investors and entrepreneurs to initiate new businesses focused on vertical farming, snail farming, and saffron farming.