A Conference About “National security”

In collaboration between the “Research and Strategic Studies Center” in the Lebanese Army Forces and “Civic Influence Hub” a conference will be launched on 31/03/2015 under the title “National Security in Lebanon / A Three Dimensional Approach between the Operating System and Federative Socio-Economic Policies”. This conference is an introduction for a series of Roundtables over a year that will discuss different issues. The conference will present the problematics whereas the proposed solutions will be left for a next phase towards a “National Federative and Productive Pact”

National Security in Lebanon – Which Water Policy?



The Research and Strategic Studies Center of the Lebanese Armed Forces, in collaboration with the “Civic Influence Hub”, has organized a seminar under the following title: “National Security in Lebanon: Water Policy ” with the participation of the ministry of Energy and Water, the General Directors of Water Services Departments, representatives of the academic sector and distinguished specialized officers.

The seminar was opened with the Lebanese National Anthem. Afterward, the Director of the RSSC, B.G. Fadi Abi Farraj and the Executive Director of the “Civic Influence Hub” Dr. Ziad Al Sayegh delivered speeches where they stressed on the importance of the water sector and its close relation with the National Security. Thereafter, participants exposed their points of view on the reality of water and available information in this regard through scientific approaches that pave the way to sustainable policies.

Subsequently, two deliberation sessions were held during which participants discussed and argued the existing structural defects in the sector of water and suggested solutions thereto. And finally, the B.G. Fadi Abi Farraj declared the relevant recommendations in his closing speech.