Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung

Office Beirut
Rue Monot, Achrafieh
P.O.Box: 11-6107 - Riad El Solh
Beirut, Lebanon

Tel/Fax: +961 (1) 320080

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www.feslb.org

Upcoming Activities

Conference: New Fault Lines in a Changing Middle East, December 4, Crowne Plaza Hotel Beirut

Conference: Free Connected Minds, December 7, Phoenicia Hotel Beirut

Ceremony: LYLOT Graduation, December 13, Beirut

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Friedrich-Ebert

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) was founded in 1925 as a political legacy of Germany's first democratically elected president, Friedrich Ebert (1871-1925).

A social democrat of a modest craftsmen background who had risen to hold the highest political office of chancellor in Germany, proposed – in response to his own painful experience of political confrontation and conflict – the establishment of a foundation to serve the following aims: furthering political and social education of individuals from all walks of life in the spirit of democracy and pluralism, facilitating access to university education and funding of research activities of gifted young people through scholarships, contributing to inter-cultural understanding and cooperation.