7-8 April 2022, Paris – The UfM Secretary General, Nasser Kamel, visited Paris on 7 and 8 April 2022. He met with several officials from the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs and the diplomatic cell of the Elysée Palace. He also met with the ambassador Karim Amellal, Interministerial Delegate for the Mediterranean to discuss the follow-up of the “Forum des mondes méditerranéens” and in particular the “Plaidoyer 2030”, an advocacy work led by nearly 150 young people from the Mediterranean for a more sustainable and inclusive cooperation in the region.
The Secretary General participated in the preview screening at UNESCO of the documentary series produced by the French Public TV Channel France 2 entitled “Mediterranean, the Odyssey of Life“. The screening was followed by a discussion with several actors of environmental protection in the Mediterranean. Finally, he gave several interviews, notably on the “Hiwar” (Dialogue) program on France 24 in Arabic and on RFI radio in the program “Éco d’ici, Éco d’ailleurs ».