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Conflict Incident Report

EDL contract workers blocked roads

Date of incident: 
December 2, 2017
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
EDL workers

Dozens of Electricite Du Liban contract workers morning protested the late payment of wages by demonstrating on the Corniche al-Nahr road, blocking traffic for 15 minutes.

Primary category: 
Collective Action [inc. protests, solidarity movements...]
Classification of conflict (primary): 
Conflicts of socio-economic development
Conflicts associated with lack of, or gaps in economic development, opportunities and access to resources.
Classification of conflict(secondary):
Policy conflicts
Conflicts associated with political decisions, government or state policies regarding matters of public concern, such as debates concerning law reforms, electoral laws, and protests of the government’s political decisions, among others.