Administration of Justice

Overseas Security Advisory Council - Crime & Safety Report (2010)
www.osac.gov/Pages/ContentReportDetails.aspx?cid=9104

OSAC provides this overall crime and safety report for Lebanon in 2010. Also available are links to related news reports and related material.


Drugs & Alcohol

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime - Country Report
www.unodc.org/egypt/en/country_profile_lebanon.html

This UNODC report offers an overview on the drug control situation in Lebanon.


Human Rights

Annual Reports to Congress on Human Rights Practices - Lebanon
These reports, produced by the U.S. Department of State, to the U.S. Congress. The law provides that the Secretary of State shall transmit a "full and complete report regarding the status of internationally recognized human rights, within the meaning of subsection (A) in countries that receive assistance under this part, and (B) in all other foreign countries which are members of the United Nations and which are not otherwise the subject of a human rights report under this Act." Reports on several countries are included that do not fall into the categories established by these statutes and that thus are not covered by the congressional requirement. The reports cover internationally recognized individual, civil, political, and worker rights, as set forth in the Univeral Declaration of Human Rights. (website).

Annual Reports to Congress on International Religious Freedom - Lebanon

These reports, produced by the U.S. Department of State, describe the status of religious freedom in Lebanon, government policies violating religious belief and practices of groups, religious denominations, and individuals, and U.S. policies to promote religious freedom around the world. It is submitted in compliance with the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998.


Juvenile Justice

Strengthening legislative and institutional capacity for juvenile justice and Support to the juvenile justice system in Lebanon - United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime report
www.unodc.org/pdf/transnational_crime_west-africa-05.pdf

This UNODC report presents major findings; outcomes, impacts, and sustainability; lessons learned; recommendations; and overall conclusions. The following link will open a PDF version of the report in Arabic: www.unodc.org/pdf/criminal_justice/Juvenile_Justice_Lebanon_ar.pdf