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HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH
Ricardo Karam was a keynote speaker at the HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH annual fundraising gala dinner in Beirut; he also headed the auctions for the first time. HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH has been a significant actor for the past 40 years and is fighting on a daily basis to raise awareness of local and global human rights issues.
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Save The Children
Ricardo Karam has co-hosted in Beirut the first fundraising dinner of “Save the Children” in Beirut. This organization believes every child deserves a future. It gives children a healthy start in life as well as the opportunity to learn and to be protected from harm. This exclusive and intimate dinner, filled with an enriching conversation, was attended by US Ambassador Elizabeth Richard.
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In a youthful Riyadh
Ricardo Karam has recently spent a couple of days in Riyadh where he held several meetings. He has also attended the opening of “Treasures of China” exhibition at the Saudi National Museum where masterpieces were shown for the first time outside China.
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Ricardo Karam is a veteran talk-show host, motivational speaker and advocate of promoting Arab achievement and social causes. Since 1996, he has worked with the movers and shakers of the world to inspire Arabs to break new ground in society, culture and business.
His skills propelled ‘Ricardo’ up the career ladder from Talk Show Host to author, screenwriter and creative producer. His business acumen and analytical training gave him the confidence and ability to create new concepts in a pre-satellite era where quality shows were in short supply.

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Romy Hawatt is a leading entrepreneur best known for having transformed start-ups and growing busine

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Business
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Away from the elections rush and political campaigns, Ricardo Karam hosted three pioneering ladies,

Maa Ricardo Karam – Pioneers and Beautiful
Culture
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The war contains a lot of ugliness, destruction, sorrow and sadness, however if we look closely we c

Maa Ricardo Karam – Generation of War
Culture
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43 years have passed since the civil war, but is its specter still haunting Lebanon?

Maa Ricardo Karam – Memory of War
Culture
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In this episode that tackles the Arab youth’s opportunities, Ricardo Karam hosts Abdallah Hassouna

Maa Ricardo Karam – Arab Youth’s Opportunities
Culture
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From the Zein Innovation Center in Jordan, Arab youths discuss with Ricardo Karam their experiences,

Maa Ricardo Karam – Jordan Youth: Challenges and Hopes
Culture
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Ricardo Karam hosts pioneers Mireille Maalouf and Rifaat Tarabay, who talk about their passion and l

Maa Ricardo Karam – Lebanese Theater
Culture
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Maa Ricardo Karam – The Arab Cultural Heritage
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Hanan Ashrawi, born in 1946, is a Palestinian legislator, activist, and scholar. Ashrawi was an impo

Maa Ricardo Karam – Hanan Ashrawi
Politics
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Riad Al-Sadik is Chairman of AlHabtoor Leighton Group and a member of the boards of trustees of the

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Business

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International Association to Save Tyre
Ricardo Karam was a keynote speaker at the International Association to Save Tyre’s event where the Artisanal Center of Ashtart for the Development of Traditional Crafts was inaugurated and where Ya
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SLUSH GIA Pitch Competition
Ricardo Karam took part of the jury board at Slush GIA Pitch Competition - Beirut Edition, hosted by Bootcamp. The event was hosted in Beirut Digital District to support startups who are passionate ab
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