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July 2018

by Executive Editors

EDITORIAL

Trickle down trash

 

LEADERS

It starts with you
Education and enforcement are needed to save our beaches

 

ECONOMICS & POLICY

Running a once famed industry
Lebanon’s furniture makers get boosted

Refugee rights not up for debate
Lebanon cannot force returns without contravening international law

Let’s have a serious talk about drugs
A scientific rationale for the cannabis debate in Lebanon

The noose around Lebanon
Lebanon’s economy at risk from external pressures

 

HOSPITALITY & TOURISM

A good summer?
Lebanese hospitality and tourism stakeholders discuss expectations for summer 2018

The livin’ is easy?
What is standing in the way of a Lebanese beach tourism boom?

The people’s beaches
The challenges of Lebanon’s public beaches

A sea of garbage
Lebanon’s polluted paradise

Cocktails with a sea view
Lebanon’s hospitality operators discuss their coastal outlets

A sea of garbage
Lebanon’s polluted paradise

Slice of heaven
Competition for beachgoers is fierce in Lebanon

C’est la mer(de)
Lebanon’s neglected public beaches

 

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

New infrastructure for education and research
Lebanese academia progresses on path of collaboration

 

BOOK REVIEW

A Middle East oasis of peace
The experiences of one man helping to end conflict

 

LAST WORD

Access to information in Lebanon
Dead or alive?