THE ISSAM FARES INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC POLICY AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
Beirut Security Debate: “Geopolitical Shifts and Global Crises: What Implications for the Middle East?"
IFI in collaboration with the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) Regional Peace and Security Project, held the first edition of the Beirut Security Debates (BSD) on January 26-27. Titled “Geopolitical Shifts and Global Crises: What Implications for the Middle East?" the closed experts' meeting gathered local, regional, and international scholars as well as experts and policymakers to discuss issues on regional security, geopolitics, economics, energy security, and so-called soft security and humanitarian issues central to current global affairs and their impact on the Middle East.