Breakfast seminar: Street versus system – the protest wave in the Middle East

Thu 12 Dec 2019
Time: 09:00 Location: NUPI Language: English Available seats: 0
Add to calendar 19-12-12 09:00 19-12-12 10:30 38 Breakfast seminar: Street versus system – the protest wave in the Middle East Over the past months, popular protests have shaken the rulers of Algeria, Lebanon, Iran and Iraq. In this breakfast seminar, NUPI researchers discuss the nature of the protests and the prospects for change. NUPI NUPI seminar@nupi.no http://www.facebook.com/events/160427380695693 false DD/MM/YYYY

Over the past months, popular protests have shaken the rulers of Algeria, Lebanon, Iran and Iraq. In this breakfast seminar, NUPI researchers discuss the nature of the protests and the prospects for change.

Sara Merabti will talk about popular mobilization and the contested elections in Algeria.

Khaled Zaza will share an eyewitness account of the protests in Beirut.

Tine Gade will talk about Tripoli as a pivot of the Lebanese protests.

Kjetil Selvik will discuss the consequences of the protests for Iran.

Breakfast will be served from 08.30!