Mapping the Arab World: The Long View

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Published on 25 Jan 2018, 18:07
The Arab world is often portrayed as the land of geopolitical uncertainty, complexity and increasing fragmentation. What do patterns shaping the region’s past and learning from reconstruction and reconciliation efforts tell us about prospects for a shared future?

Interactive maps and data visualizations bring to life the historical trends and emerging geographic patterns behind the world's pressing challenges.

· Basima Abdulrahman, Founder, KESK Green Building Consulting, Iraq
· Ghassan Hasbani, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Health of Lebanon
· Randy Sargent, Senior Systems Scientist, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

Moderated by
· Eugene Rogan, Professor of Modern Middle Eastern History; Fellow, St Antony's College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
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