Alternative Frequencies | غيّر الموجة is a new bilingual podcast by the Lebanese Center for Policy Studies - a Beirut-based, independent, and non-profit research organization - dropping new episodes every Tuesday at 5PM (UTC+3).
Recognizing a renewed interest in understanding the factors that led Lebanon into its overlapping crises, and wanting to discuss ways to move forward during these uncertain times, LCPS brings you informed 30-minute conversations with experts, scholars and activists on a range of pressing issues that concern all those interested in Lebanon and its ongoing developments.
As the Lebanese government prepares to start formal negotiations with the IMF, Alternative Frequencies host Bilal El-Amine asks Oxfam Regional Director Sally Abi Khalil about the prospects and pitfalls of these critical talks. Is Lebanon prepared for these negotiations and what kinds of outcomes...
Tammam Nakkash discusses with Alternative Frequencies host Bilal El-Amine the state of transportation in Lebanon, proposing both immediate and long-term solutions, particularly in light of the lifting of fuel subsidies and the paralysis it has caused in the critical transportation sector.