Lebanon’s Municipal Elections: Prospects for Reform

The United Institute of Peace and the Safadi Foundation USA
 Lebanon’s Municipal Elections: Prospects for Reform
Lebanon is slated to launch a series of municipal elections on Sunday May 2, 2010.  The briefing will address the expected results and the role the elections play in Lebanon’s overall political transition.  The discussion will highlight the status of political reforms and ways the United States can move forward in supporting democracy promotion efforts in Lebanon.
Please join us for a discussion with:
Elias Muhanna, Blogger, and Political Analyst.
Joe Hall, Resident Country Director (Lebanon), National Democratic Institute
Moderated by: Mona Yacoubian, Director, Lebanon Working Group, United States Institute of Peace (USIP)
Friday, May 7, 2010
2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Rayburn House Office Building
Room 2255
Please contact Leslie Thompson ( if you have any questions.
Safadi Foundation USA is a non-partisan registered 501 (c) (3) public charitable tax-exempt organization dedicated to promoting a national and strategic framework for Lebanon’s development.