Offering the World a Public Good: A Meeting of Parliamentarians and Donor Agencies regarding Neighboring Country Support for Syrian Refugees
Fueled by intractable and violent conflicts in Iraq, Libya, and Syria, the refugee crisis has made headlines for surging to an unprecedented scale in neighboring Middle East and North African (MENA) countries and, more recently, for reaching the European shores of the Mediterranean Sea.
The LACPA is the sole professional body governing the public accounting profession in Lebanon. It was formed in 1994 under the decree number 364/94 issued on August 1st 1994. Qualified persons who wish to practice the audit profession in Lebanon should be licensed from the LACPA and meeting its professional requirements.
Grasping the full extent of violence against women is difficult everywhere. In the Middle East, it can be both difficult and dangerous for women to report abuse given social attitudes toward the roles of women and men within the family. In Jordan, the violence against girls and women embodies the problem.
The primary objectives of “Jordan 2025: A National Vision and Strategy” are to address the challenges of increasing living costs, poverty, and unemployment and ensure enhanced prosperity over the next 10 years. Vision 2025 envisions Jordan as an economic gateway to regional markets that takes advantage of free trade agreements signed with several countries.
Many persons will experience some type of legal problem during their lives stemming from civil, criminal or family matters. Jordanian citizens are no exception – a household survey conducted in Jordan in 2011 found that roughly 20% of families had a member experience a legal problem in the previous five years.
Egypt, West Bank & Gaza, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Iraq KRG, Djibouti, Yemen