Notre Dame University



Organisations with which LERC has a Memorandum of Understanding:

IDAL (Investment Development Authority of Lebanon), Lebanon

IDAL is entrusted by the Lebanese government to foster, facilitate and retain investments in the country.  It has committed to cooperating with LERC in conducting studies on the Lebanese diaspora and the developing programs aimed at attracting emigrants to return and invest in Lebanon.

MIGRINTER (Migrations internationales, espaces et sociétés), Université de Poitiers, Poitiers, France

NEL (Nucleo de Estudos Libanais), Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Universities with which NDU has a Memorandum of Understanding:

  • El Collegio De México, Mexico
  • Central Connecticut State University, Connecticut, USA
  • Madonna University, Michigan, USA
  • North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA
  • University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
  • University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia

Organizations with which LERC is collaborating:

  • CARIM (Euro-Mediterranean Consortium for Applied Research on International Migration), Italy

  • IOM (International Organization for Migration)

  • ILO (International Labour Organization), Italy

  • EUP (European Union Parliament)
  • CMRS-AUC (Center for Migration and Refugee Studies-American University of Cairo)
  • RI (Relief International), USA

  • WLCU (World Lebanese Cultural Union)
  • IMISCOE (International Migration, Integration and Social Cohesion), The Netherlands
  • The World Survey Project, Washington–DC, USA

  • General Directorate of Emigrants , the Ministry of foreign affairs and emigrants, Lebanon

  • IFPO (Institut Francais du Proche Orient), Lebanon

  • Ministry of Interior, Lebanon