The Good Governance Book

A three-year policy recapitulation for the Good Governance Forum. It includes policy reviews for nine policy papers prepared based on round table discussions organized under the framework of the Good Governance Forum.

Municipal Challenges and Solutions for Local Development

A recommendation paper covering potential solutions to the challenges the municipalities are facing.

Lebanon’s Non-Governmental Organizations’ Needs Assessment

by: Imad Salamey

In order to contribute to the national debate on food security and livelihood, the National Human Security Forum (NHSF), Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), and Lebanese Organization for Studies and Training (LOST) conducted an assessment of situation of Lebanese NGOs active in this field.

Academia Generated Industrial Innovation in Lebanon

Gap Analysis and Recommendations

A study conducted by IRALEB in collaboration with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Lebanon Office.


Beirut '22

Documentary about the lives of Syrian and Iraqi refugees in Lebanon

Two years after our critically acclaimed documentary "4/8 Beirut", which documented the devastating dimensions and damages of the Beirut blast, we return to our protagonists. Beirut'22 sheds light on the lives of Syrian and Iraqi refugees affected by the explosion. At a time when Lebanon is struggling with a deepening political, economic and humanitarian crisis, the documentary traces the hopes and perspectives of a community in transition, telling their own, intimate stories of adversity, trauma, hope and despair.

Three Lost Years

Overdue Solutions to Lebanon’s Monetary Crisis, by Jean Tawilé

This policy paper proposes a path to monetary stability in Lebanon in order to halt spiraling hyperinflation and reform the banking sector. It also explains how the country's money supply is manipulated to prevent and delay reforms, as well as sheds light on money's politicization.

Video for thought; a series of informative videos prepared by economists for non-economists

A series of short explanatory video tackling economic terms and concepts published by E-for Ektisad in collaboration with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Lebanon Office

Special Report: Banking and Finance

What future for banking and finance in Lebanon?

A special report published by Executive Magazine in collaboration with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Lebanon Office

To Bank Depositors in Lebanon (Confronting Banks, Banque du Liban, and Government)

A policy paper written by Toufic Gaspard

Bank depositors in Lebanon continue to bear practically alone the financial burden of the banking collapse. The aim of this paper is to assist depositors in their struggle to regain their lawful rights.

The Lebanese Gas; Exploration and Exploitation

Prepared by Mr. Adrien Sémon, and reviewed by Mr. Alain Bifani, August 2022

The study develops four scenarios on the status and potential for exploitation of Lebanon's natural gas fields, and analyses potential implications on Lebanon's revenues and energy situation. It conducts an assessment of the expected costs and investment needed, a price projection, and an estimation of the possible profits for the Lebanese government after covering local energy needs from extracted gas.