Building peace in the Middle East through social and economic projects
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We're joined in the studio by Huda Abuarqoub, who's the regional director of the Alliance for Middle East Peace. It works with a network of some 110 organisations that promote grassroots peace-building initiatives in Israel and the Palestinian territories. Huda Abuarqoub is one of the organisers behind a recent historic women's march in Israel and the West Bank. She tells us more about the Alliance's initiatives.
Also, he's just 32 years old and he's risen from near-obscurity. But Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has reportedly started to reform the conservative kingdom's religious structures. He's also at the helm of an anti-corruption probe that has purged Saudi Arabian royals. Analysts say this is a bid for the young prince to consolidate his power.
And over in Lebanon, where Beirut Fashion Week has just wrapped up, our reporters meet a new generation of designers who are changing the face of the industry, with trends ranging from bling to state-of-the-art. Some are even creating dresses for men.