Habib Battah

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Taking a Hard Look at Teacher Training

Habib Battah / 16 Jan 2018 / News

Experts from universities and centers across the region met in Beirut to discuss how to craft professional-development programs that work.

Arab Protests Move Back to the Streets From Social Media

Habib Battah / 17 Apr 2017 / News

The American University of Beirut’s City Debates conference reflects a growing conflict between city gentrification and citizens’ needs.

Rebuilding Health Care After Conflicts: Lebanon as a Case Study in Failure

Habib Battah / 10 Jan 2017 / Opinion

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.

New Battle in One of the World’s Oldest Cities

Habib Battah / 24 Jun 2016 / News

The struggle between developers and activists who seek public access to Lebanon’s coast has now swept up an important new archaeological site.

Academics Search at a Conference for the ‘Civic Role of Arab Universities’

Habib Battah / 26 Apr 2016 / News

Discussion of what role universities should play in society proved a thorny topic at a conference in Beirut.