Lebanon - University Cooperation Programmes and Humanitarian Crisis in the new International Scenario

University Cooperation Programmes and Humanitarian Crisis in the new International Scenario

Third European University summer school in International Relations

LEBANON, 19 - 30 JULY, 2003 

Organised by:
AESI (European Association for International Studies)
Fondazione RUI (Residenze Universitarie Internazionali)
ALDEC - Lebanese Association for Culture and Development in Beirut Grandpont House University Center- Oxford

In co-operation with:
Italian Embassy in Beirut
European Union and United Nations in Beirut
Italian Institute of Culture in Beirut

PROGRAMME

19th July 2003
4.15 pm: Departure from Rome Fiumicino Airport to Beirut by Royal Jordan Airlines 10.15 pm: Arrival at Beirut Airport

20th July 2003
11.00 am: Visit to Beirut
8.30 pm: Greetings and dinner with the Italian Ambassador in Lebanon

21st July 2003
10.00 am: AL KAFAAT HALL in Beirut - Opening session of the Summer School “THE ROLE OF UNIVERSITY IN THE INTERNATIONAL CO- OPERATION FOR A NEW CULTURE OF SOLIDARITY” Italian Ambassador in Beirut and Ambassadors of the EU Countries represented in the Summer School - Ambassadors of the United Nations - UNIFIL Peace Forces Commander in Lebanon, Italian UN Peace Forces Commander in Lebanon - Presidents of AESI, ALDEC, RUI Foundation and Al Kafaat Foundation in Beirut
4.00 pm: UNITED NATIONS BUILDING - Meeting with UN Ambassador in Beirut

22nd July 2003
10.00 am: ITALIAN INSTITUTE OF CULTURE IN BEIRUT Welcoming address by the Director of the Italian Institute of Culture in Beirut - Briefing with UNIFIL and the Italian Defence Attaché
3.00 pm: UNIVERSITIES OF BEIRUT - Lunch - Working Groups (I Session) 

23rd July 2003
9.00 am: SOUTH OF LEBANON Departure from Beirut - Arrival and meeting with UNIFIL co-ordinated by the Italian Defence Attaché

24th July 2003
TYRE - SIDON - Visit to the two archaeological sites - Return to Beirut

25th July 2003
10.00 am: ITALIAN INSTITUTE OF CULTURE - Working Groups (II Session)

26th July 2003
10.00 am: BYBLOS Conference and seminars at Byblos Centre. Visit to Byblos

27th July 2003
9.00 am: BAALBEK Departure from Beirut and visit to the archaeological area in collaboration with the Italian Institute of Culture in Beirut

28th July 2003
10.00 am: HARISSA - Meeting with the Patriarch of Lebanon and visit of the town Return to Al Kafaat in Beirut

29th July 2003 10.00 am: EUROPEAN UNION BUILDING in Beirut Final Session and presentation of papers - Lunch organized with EU Visit of the Church of “Our Lady of Lebanon”
9.00 pm: Final meeting of the Summer School

30th July 2003 8.00 am: Departure from Beirut Airport to Rome by Royal Jordan Airlines
12.15 am: Arrival at Rome Fiumicino Airport