Long-lasting Peace and Justice in the Middle East- SDG Media Zone at the 2021 High-Level Political Forum (HLPF 2021)
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Nearly one year after the blast, experts from the United Nations and the World Bank discuss the prospects for peace and justice in the country.
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The 2020 devastating explosion in Beirut killed more than 200 people, injuring over 6,000 others, and leaving many more homeless. Moreover, Lebanon saw up to $4.5 billion in damages. Nearly one year after the blast, experts from the United Nations and the World Bank discuss the prospects for peace and justice in the country.   Interviewer:
  • Nadim Ladki, Editor-in-Chief, The Daily Star Lebanon | @nadimladki @dailystarle
  Guests:
  • Joanna Wronecka, UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon | @UNSCOL @JWronecka
  • Saroj Kumar Jha, Regional Director of the Mashreq Department, World Bank Group | @SarojJha001 @worldbank