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Anti-Syrian demonstration in Tripoli, Lebanon. (Photo: Salam Hafez)
10 Nov 11
Allegations that Lebanese administration has helped Damascus pursue opposition activists.
Lebanese protesters in Beirut call for the reform of their political system. (Photo: Mahmoud Ghzayel)
4 Mar 11
New protest group campaigns for overhaul of system that appears the most democratic in the Arab world but has many significant flaws.
15 Feb 11
By donning fashionable headscarves, many girls are rebelling against tradition.
26 Jan 11
Municipalities do not appear to provide enough support to help those with physical handicaps.
26 Jan 11
Several generations of families now live in the Al-Ghuraba due to a lack of affordable housing in Tripoli, with no solution in sight.
26 Jan 11
Bustling cinemas were once a central part of Tripoli’s cultural life, but the current sorry state of the cinema scene reflects how much the city has lost its lustre.
IWPR Insight
25 Jan 11
11 Dec 10
The Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR), in cooperation with its local partner, the Lebanese Center for Policy Studies (LCPS), conducted a focus group study to analyse and evaluate young people’s perception of local government work.