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HIGHLIGHTS

The 12 major events marking 2019 for the French media development agency.

January

EU-JDID: conference on “social networks and politics” in partnership with the Center for Strategic Studies at the University of Jordan. A project financed by the European Union.

January
February

YMER+: training courses in four cities in Yemen (Sana’a, Aden, Taiz and Hajjah) to improve skills of Yemeni journalists on the journalistic processing of humanitarian information. A project funded by the AFD (Agence Française de Développement).

February
March

International Women’s Day: enhancing the value of the journalists who benefit from our projects.

March
April

MediaSahel: project launch in partnership with the AFD encouraging the involvement of young people from the Sahel in the media.

April
May

World journalists: dissemination of 42 accounts from media partners in Africa and the Arab world. A project led with the EFJ, the school of new journalisme.

May
June

“Social change and digital transformation: challenges faced by the Arab world” conference at the Arab World Institute.

June
July

Echoes of Women’s Voices: first programmes broadcast in Morocco.

July
August

Hiwar Tounsi: journalist training courses focusing on the issues relating to the presidential elections in two Tunisian cities (Djerba and Sousse).

August
September

Adopting our gender strategy, which places equality between men and women at the heart of what we do.

September
October

MediaLab Environment: project launch at the Arab World Institute

October
November

MediaSahel: project presentation during the second Paris Peace Forum. A project financed by the AFD.

November
December

200 media stakeholders from 25 countries in attendance at the “Media and Development” forum in Paris, at CFI’s 30th anniversary, in partnership with  RFI, France 24 et Monte Carlo Doualiya.

December