Lebanon - University Cooperation Promoting Peace and Development

EUROPEAN UNIVERSITY STUDENTS FORUM IN LEBANON 

In collaboration with:
Italian Embassy in Lebanon
Italian Ministry of Defence/COI/UNIFIL

PROGRAMME - 13th - 19th May 2010

“UNIVERSITY COOPERATION PROMOTING PEACE AND DEVELPOMENT”

13 May 2010:AIRPORT PRATICA DI MARE/ROME (Navette from Termini Station)
4.30 pm: Departure with Italian/UN/Defence Flight
11.00 pm: Arrival in Beirut Airport - Transfer to Hotel

14 May 2010: Visit of Beirut
1.30 pm Lunch/Meeting with President AESI
ITALIAN EMBASSY IN BEIRUT:
- FORUM Opening Session: 7.00 pm: Greetings of the Italian Ambassador and President AESI at the Italian Embassy (FORUM European Students and Master Students - n. 40)

15 May 2010:
9.00 am: Departure from Beirut (only FORUM Students)
BAALBEK - Archaeological Visit - Lunch - Return to Beirut

16 May 2010: 
8.00 am: S. Jean Baptiste Church - Holy Mass - Beirut (only FORUM students)
11.00 am: TIRO - (UNIFIL meeting point at Litani River Bridge) - Transfer to Tyro Archaeological site
3.00 pm: UNIFIL - NAQURA Meeting with the Italian Commander - UNIFIL
FORUM Briefing : “The role of UNIFIL for peace”
6.00 pm: Return to Beirut


17 May 2010 USEK HOLY SPIRIT UNIVERSITY OF KASLIK
10.00 am: Meeting with the Rector of USEK University of Kaslik (all the FORUM and Master Students n. 40) - Greeting of the Rector and President AESI “The role of university cooperation promoting human rights” Prof Massimo Caneva – Sapienza University of Rome
Prof. Ennio Cardona – University of Palermo
USEK and Lebanese Professors
Discussion - Lunch
3.00 pm: BYBLOS - Visit of Byblos Archaeological Site (only FORUM Students) 
6.00 pm: HARISSA - HOLY SEE EMBASSY: Meeting with the Representative of Holy See
7.30 pm: RESIDENCE OF THE ITALIAN AMBASSADOR: Seminar on “Lebanon” with Lebanese Minister of Social Affairs

18 May 2010: LEBANESE UNIVERSITY
9.00 am: Meeting with Rector of Lebanese University (all the FORUM and Master Students n. 40)
Greetings of the Rector and President AESI “The new culture of university cooperation for peace”
Prof Massimo Caneva – Sapienza University of Rome
Prof. Ennio Cardona – University of Palermo
Prof. Roberto Pasca di Magliano – Sapienza University of Rome
Gen. Roberto Martinelli – Major Gen Ret. - AESI/Italian Defence
Lebanese and USEK Professors
12.00 am: Discussion
1.30 pm: “Paper Presentations” - Lunch

19 May 2010:AIRPORT BEIRUT
4.20 pm: Departure to Rome with Military Flight to Rome