The American University of Beirut’s City Debates conference reflects a growing conflict between city gentrification and citizens’ needs.
Experts are beginning to mull how to rebuild health-care systems after conflicts ease in the Arab region. Lebanon provides a case study in dysfunction, the author argues.
The struggle between developers and activists who seek public access to Lebanon’s coast has now swept up an important new archaeological site.
Discussion of what role universities should play in society proved a thorny topic at a conference in Beirut.