Over the course of 3 days, on June 25, 26 and 27, the International Center for Human Sciences welcomed 165 second-year Lebanese Army students-officers at CISH Center, Byblos, offering them both knowledge-based and recreational activities.
Under the patronage and presence of H.E Minister of Culture Dr. Mohamed Daoud, the International Center for Human Sciences under the auspices of UNESCO and in collaboration with the United Nations Information Center (UNIC) launched its activities and program during a ceremony held on Thursday June 20, 2019.
The International Center for Human Sciences, Byblos, represented by its Director Dr. Darina Saliba Abi Chedid, and the Lebanese American University (LAU) represented by its President Dr. Joseph Jabbra, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Academic, scientific and cultural cooperation, to promote joint cultural and educational collaboration.
The International Center for Human Sciences was delighted to receive today a group of French citizens from the parish community of Saint Catherine of Hombourg (Hombourg-Haut France) in religious tourism in the city of Byblos, accompanied by Reverend Father Samih Raad. Combining religious tourism with archaeological tourism, Dr. Darina Saliba ABI Chedid showed the Center and told them about its history and role, and the significance of its location in one of the oldest cities in the world.
The UNESCO Beirut regional office visited CISH on 22 February 2019. During their visit, they met with CISH Director Dr Darina Saliba Abi Chedid. Several points were discussed between Dr Abi Chedid and Hamed Alhammami, Director of the UNESCO regional bureau for education in the Arab States, and the UNESCO representative to Lebanon and Syria and Dr Seiko Sugita, Program specialist of Social and Human Sciences at UNESCO Beirut office. Plans and ideas for the near future of the centre were shared as well as a tour to the renovations taking place at CISH was also on the schedule.
The Hanns Seidel Foundation visited CISH on the 19th of February 2019
Mr. Kristof W. Duwaerts, Resident representative at Hanns Seidel Foundation in Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, and Pakistan, Mrs. Ulla Al-Shreideh, Project officer in Jordan at Hanns Seidel Foundation and Mr. Antoine Ghorayeb, Project officer in Lebanon at Hanns Seidel Foundation joined Dr Darina Saliba Abi Chedid director of CISH for a meeting and a tour within the center.
Plans for future projects and collaboration were discussed and agreed upon!
On the occasion of the announcement of Dr Darina Saliba Abi Shedid as the new Director of the International Center for Human Sciences, a festive luncheon was held and hosted by Dr Nizar Younes. The ceremony was attended by a number of public figures such as: former minister Edmond Rizk, Archbishop of the Maronites Archbishop Boulos Matar, former minister Karim Baqradouni, New TV “Al Jadid” chairman Tahsin Khayat and the editor-in-chief of “Al-Liwaa” General Salah Salam and Amir Hares Shehab, as well as many journalists and intellectuals.
ترأس وزير الثقافة الدكتور غطاس الخوري في مكتبه في الوزارة قبل ظهر الاثنين 12 تشرين الثاني ، جلسة لمجلس إدارة “المركز الدولي لعلوم الانسان” في جبيل، تم خلالها اجراء مقابلات عبر “السكايب ” لثمانية مرشحين من “لبنان ، تونس ، ايطاليا والبرازيل” تم تسميتهم في المرحلة النهائية لتولي منصب مدير المركز .
تعتبر جائزة زايد للاستدامة تخليداً لإرث ورؤية الأب المؤسس لدولة الإمارات الشيخ زايد بن سلطان آل النهيان، طيّب الله ثراه، في الحفاظ على البيئة وترسيخ ركائز الاستدامة في العالم. وتكرّم هذه الجائزة السنوية المشاريع التي تمتلك مقومات الابتكار والتأثير والإلهام في خمسة فئات هي: الصحة والغذاء والطاقة والمياه والمدارس الثانوية العالمية.
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