Centre for Lebanese Studies - CLS


  • To promote better understanding of the national and international issues relevant to Lebanon through the pursuit of independent objective academic research into the political,  social, educational, historical, economic, and cultural issues of Lebanon.
  • To inform policy-makers in Lebanon and make recommendations based on research findings in connection with issues facing Lebanon.
  • To provide support and information for governments and international institutions in the formulation of their Lebanese and Middle East policies.


Research, advocacy, building capacity