Dr Al Halabi practised as a neurosurgeon and M.D. in Damascus before the Syrian crisis. He subsequently founded and is now General Director of MAPs (Multi Aid Programs), an NGO working with the Syrian refugee community in Lebanon.
Report explores the conclusions of a workshop which aimed to reveal future directions in supporting teaching and research activities of people living in Lebanon; in particular exploring the usefulness of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) and blended learning.
Seminar series, which includes RELIEF Centre collaborators, takes place this month.
This page contains all the latest coverage from the media about the RELIEF Centre.
Marking the launch of the ‘RELIEF Centre’, the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs, the Institute for Global Prosperity and the Centre for Lebanese Studies, organised a lecture and panel discussion entitled “Inclusive Growth and Prosperity in Lebanon: What Does It Look Like, and How Do We Achieve It?”
The Official Launch of the RELIEF Centre took place in Beirut this week
In April 2017, the University College London (UCL) Institute for Global Prosperity (IGP) and the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut (AUB) hosted a one-day workshop on the use of the term ‘burden sharing’ to refer to the demand on resources placed on Lebanon since the arrival of over 1.5 million refugees from Syria since the beginning of the Syrian civil war in 2011.
In April 2017, UCL’s Institute for Global Prosperity (IGP) in collaboration with the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut (AUB) hosted a one-day workshop in Beirut, supported by UCL’s Global Engagement Fund.
The UCL Institute for Global Prosperity is launching a competition for the design of a logo and website homepage for its new RELIEF Centre website.
We invite young emerging designers, under 30 years old, from the Middle East region who live in Lebanon to submit either a logo, or the design of a website homepage, or both, for the use on the RELIEF project communications. A cash prize of £500 will be awarded to the winner of each competition strand.
Community Researcher Training, Teacher Development and New Educational Technologies: A RELIEF Centre Workshop on 3 August 2017.
A two-day workshop hosted by the Centre for Lebanese Studies, the UCL Institute for Global Prosperity and the UCL Institute of Education on Community Researcher Training, Teacher Development and New Educational Technologies.