WEBINAR – Getting to the bottom of the crisis in Lebanon
October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmFree – $10
Featuring: Ruby Dagher
October 27, 2020 – 1:00-2:00 p.m. (EDT, GMT-4)
$10.00 – Suggested
This webinar will attempt to pull back the analysis of the current crisis and delve into questions related to the legitimacy of the Lebanese state, the role of the Lebanese leaders throughout history, the current unprecedented levels of the leaders’ selfishness and ignorance, and the resulting outcomes. This analysis is crucial not only for understanding Lebanon’s trajectory but also for assessing potential future governance options for Lebanon.
Ruby Dagher has studied and taught at both Carleton and Ottawa Universities and is currently an Adjunct Professor in the School of International Development and Global Studies, University of Ottawa. Ms. Dagher has worked and consulted with the Canadian International Development Agency, the Caribbean Development Bank, the University of Central Asia, and Global Affairs Canada. She has a doctorate in Public Policy and Administration Development from Carleton University and is the recipient of numerous awards and scholarships. She is trilingual in English, French and Arabic.
Ms. Dagher has written widely in books, journals and newspapers, has presented in many media broadcasts and has organized and moderated many conferences, workshops and panels. Among her academic and personal interests are international development and its many dimensions, Middle East politics, conflict, social movements and power relations.
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