Media & Information Committee:
The Media & Information Committee of the British Syrian Society aims at developing a better understanding of Syria in the British media.
To that end it will help in providing and establishing access for British media in Syria as well as helping Syrian media to make contacts within the UK.
Education & Cultural Committee
This committee will encourage educational & cultural exchange between the two countries. Through bringing academics and specialists together in forums of open and free discussions and the organising of lecture programmes. It will introduce the British public to the wealth of Syrian culture, history, fine arts and music, through the sponsorship of exhibitions, festivals and special events.
The Political Committee aims to strengthen political links between the UK and Syria, in particular through exchange visits by Parliamentarians and officials.
Business & Economic Committee
The objective of the Business & Economic Committee is to expand economic, commercial and business links between the UK and Syria through;
Membership & Youth Committee
The membership of the Society forms its backbone and the Membership & Youth committee actively promotes the introduction of new members in Syria and the UK as well as holding events relating to the Membership and to the Youth as important components of the membership.
This committee is devoted to follow up and develop the recommendations and outcomes of the various conferences and seminars which the BSS has undertaken in Syria over the past years. The development committee will follow up and facilitate the realisation of these recommendations and outcomes through specific activities, initiatives and pilot projects.
Current undertakings of this committee include: