The Forum was postponed from 12-14 June 2007 to 16-17 November 2007
Information Note : Israeli’s July-August 2006 war inflicted severe devastation on Lebanon ’s human and physical resources. Consequently, the country’s socio-economic development was undermined. The trail of devastation has left the country with a series of serious rehabilitation, reconstruction and recovery challenges. As a result, while unemployment rates ranged between 10 and 12% prior to the war, it has multiplied in most sectors and areas. A leading challenge to recovery efforts is poverty and unemployment. Significantly, the geography of destruction overlaps with the geography of poverty. For more for more click on --> www.rebuildinganation.com
Program: Forum Agenda 29-5-07.doc Session 1: Investing in Lebanon – Opportunities and Potentials
Session 2: The Role of Lebanese, Arab, and International Private Sector Partnerships in Rebuilding Lebanon
Session 3: The Role of Lebanese Expatriates in Rebuilding Lebanon
Roundtables on Lebanese – Arab and International Private Partnerships
Closing Session: Forum’s Recommendations and Conclusions
RI Representative to UN-ESCWA Michel P. Jazzar will deliver a lecture on "The partnership between Private sector and civil community – Role of the Rotary International."
The lecture will be displayed on this blog.
Rotary participation list will be displayed on time.