Introducing Focal Point Consulting
Focal Point provides analysis and consulting on key issues in the Middle East
Current areas of focus include development, human rights, Islam and democracy, the Gulf and energy issues, Israel/Palestine, Lebanon and Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq. Visit our Focal Points for information and analysis by area.
Our services are available to international organisations, NGOs and businesses, as well as governments and private individuals. With a strong grounding on the field, we offer analysis and consulting services that do not hesitate to question established consensus and assumptions, providing real insight into political, social, economic and security issues. We maintain broad contacts with local and international actors in the areas of government, civil society, academia and journalism.
In the column to the right you will find a selection of recent commentary on Middle Eastern issues, selected from newspapers and research centers for its relevance and insight. For an overview of recent commentary by theme or area go to our Focal Points.