New VIDEO Released | How has the pandemic affected conflict dynamics in Syria and Libya? How has it impacted the tensions between Iran and the Gulf? | Roundtable 29 June 2020

On 29 June 2020, the Middle East Directions Programme organised the online roundtable How has the pandemic affected conflict dynamics in Syria and Libya? How has it impacted the tensions between Iran and the Gulf?. Speakers Luigi Narbone (Speaker and Read More …

MEDirections online Roundtable | The Promise and Peril of Online Activism During the COVID19 Pandemic | with Sahar Aziz

Abstract | Social media has breathed life into speech and social movements across the world. Barriers of place and time are digitally overcome as political activism transcends borders, continents, and time zones. In the United States, “online activism”—the phenomenon whereby individuals transform Read More …