2021 Session

Long-lasting Peace and Justice in the Middle East…

8 July 2021

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Long-lasting Peace and Justice in the Middle East- SDG Media Zone at the 2021 High-Level Political Forum (HLPF 2021)

Production Date: 
08 Jul 2021

Video Length

00:21:54

Asset Language: 
English
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Summary: 
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.
Description: 
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 @JWroneckaSaroj Kumar Jha, Regional Director of the Mashreq Department, World Bank Group | @SarojJha001 @worldbank
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