Lebanon: Inauguration of IAPP
Prepared by UPF Lebanon
IAPP Lebanon was launched during a 2-day conference in Beirut on December 13th and 14th 2017. International participants were welcomed at the opening session by a Lebanese parliamentarian representing the Speaker.
The Lebanese parliament co-hosted the conference, sending invitations to 5 Arab parliaments. The session in the parliament was addressed by MPs from Lebanon and four other Arab nations, all of whom signed the IAPP resolution. Later sessions brought together religious and civic leaders and international organizations very interested in working together with UPF.