Heiko Wimmen


Heiko Wimmen is a program manager for the Middle East office of the Heinrich Böll Foundation, a German organization supporting civil society and social movements around the world.

Articles by this Author
Rallying Around the Renegade

Old Wine in Older Skins

On June 8, when all votes are cast and counted between the glitzy urban quarters of Beirut and the dusty hamlets of the Bekaa valley, the Lebanese elections will have produced one certain winner: the local advertising industry. Despite a newly...

The Long, Steep Fall of the Lebanon Tribunal

After five long years, the Special Tribunal for Lebanon is expected to hand down its indictments at long last. By the end of 2010, or perhaps the beginning of 2011, the Tribunal will accuse a number of individuals of direct involvement in the...