Meet our Speakers & Moderators

Ghassan Slaiby

Social Researcher and International Expert in Training and Trade Union Affairs

Nadim El Kak

Researcher in Political Sociology at The Policy Initiative

Said Issa

Writer, Researcher and Expert in Labor and Union Affairs

Asaad Sammour

Head of Media, Research department at the Lebanese Observatory for Workers and Employees’ Rights / Session Moderator

Nizar I. Rammal

Community Mobilizer

Hala Camille Dahrouge

Founder and president of the board, LibanTROC non-profit association

Maher Abou Chakra

Cofounder at Daleel Tadamon, Strategy and Structures Director at Ryzomes.

Wissam Abdel Samad

Young Social Innovators Country Leader - Lebanon / Session Moderator

Hashem Adnan

Artist and Organizer

Farah Kobaissy

Gender and Labor Researcher and Consultant

Hind Hamdan

Gender and Socio-Economic Development Specialist

Dr. Ahmad Dirany

Executive Director of Lebanese Labor Watch

Dana Abed

Influencing Lead at Oxfam in Lebanon / Session Moderator

Nur Turkmani


Rana Jawad

Expert in social policy and social protection

Abdelmajid Ezzar

President of the Tunisian Union for Agriculture and Fisheries (UTAP)

Meriem Said Heni

Master’s Candidate in Galatasaray University / Session Moderator