• Lebanon
    • Beirut
Subject Areas
Field Studies Global Studies Human Rights International Relations Public Health Public Policy

Program Details

Program Type
Faculty Led
Degree Level
Bachelors Masters PhD.


Starting Price
Price Details
Fixed Costs:
- Tuition, 3 or 6 credits: The cost per credit depends on your program within The New School. For students outside The New School, each credit is based on the International Affairs per-credit cost.
- IFP program fee: $1,000 – This non-refundable fee covers administrative costs associated with the spring-summer program.

Additional Variable Costs:
- Airfare to and from the IFP location
- Local travel and transportation
- Living and personal expenses beyond housing
- Vaccinations and other medical expenses
What's Included
Accommodation Classes
What's Not Included
Some Activities Airfare Domestic Airfare Airport Transfers Some Meals SIM cards Transportation Travel Insurance Visa
Oct 23, 2019
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About Program

Skoun is a non-profit, Lebanese Organization, and the first outpatient therapeutic family in Lebanon that offers prevention and treatment to drug users. The organization was created in 2001 with the mission to provide drug dependence treatment and care, deliver tools to reduce drug-related harms and advocate for drug policy reform. IFP opportunity is available to one (1) New School graduate student.

Possible Project Work:
+ Contribute to the production of policy papers (policy briefs) on the decriminalization of drug use in Lebanon
+ Compile arguments on the decriminalization of drug use
+ Develop communications, policy analysis, and evidenced-based argumentation skills
+ Carry out an independent research project aligned and relevant to Skoun’s work

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Program Highlights

  • Local Partnerships
  • Independent Research
  • Unique Locations
  • Faculty Support
  • Earn Academic Credit

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