Activities

Tribute to Farida Ayari

Posted on December 19, 2017

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It was with immense sadness that we learned of the passing of our sister journalist and former Vice President of the North Africa Foreign Correspondents Club, (NAFCC).  Farida’s talent and energy fuelled a career that spanned some 40 years; she is remembered for her rigorous professionalism, for being an intransigent free spirit and having a wonderful sense of humour.  Until the end she embodied a specific idea of journalism, fiercely independent and and one who eschewed plaudits and honours.

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New board

Posted on December 14, 2017

Minutes of the General Assembly of December 8, 2017

The General Assembly of NAFCC took place on 8 December 2017 to elect a new Bureau.

Were elected:

  • Caroline Perrot  17 votes, 1 abstention

  • Javier Martin 17 votes, 1 abstention

  • Martin Gehlen 17 votes, 1 abstention

  • Simon Kremer  17 votes, 1 abstention

  • Maryline Dumas  17 votes, 1 abstention

  • Aleksei Merkulov  17 votes, 1 abstention

  • Frederic Bobin 17 votes, 1 abstention

The Bureau then proceeded of the election of :
- Frédéric Bobin, Président
- Maryline Dumas, Vice-Présidente
- Aleksei Merkulov, Secretary General
- Simon Kremer, Treasurer

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Tribute to Yasmine Ryan

Posted on November 30, 2017

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It is with immense sadness and profound pain that we have learned about the loss of our colleague, Yasmine Ryan.

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New board

Posted on July 20, 2017

Minutes of the Extraordinary General Assembly of May 8, 2017

The Extraordinary General Assembly of NAFCC took place on 8 May 2017 to elect a new Bureau due to Carlotta Gall’s departure from Tunisia.

A new board was elected. Its members are Frédéric Bobin, Sarah Souli, Maryline Dumas, Simon Kremer et Aleksei Merkulov.

The Bureau then proceeded of the election of :
- Frédéric Bobin, Président
- Maryline Dumas, Vice-Présidente
- Sarah Souli, Secretary General
- Simon Kremer, Treasurer

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General Assembly

Posted on January 5, 2017

The General Assembly of the NAFCC took place on January 28th 2016.

List of members who attended: Frédéric Bobin, Carlotta Gall, Sandro Luytens, Justine Fontaine, Maryline Dumas Aleksey Merkulov, Jihane Bergaoui, Sarah Mersch, Sarah Souli.

The GA elected the new board: Frédéric Bobin, Maryline Dumas, Sarah Souli, Carlotta Gall.

Then the board elected Frédéric Bobin, as President; Maryline Dumas, as Vice-president; Sarah Souli, as General Secretary; Carlotta Gall, as Treasurer.

Sincerely

The new NAFCC board

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Statement/ Rémy Pigaglio Egypt

Posted on June 2, 2016

2 juin 2016.

Le journaliste Rémy Pigaglio (La Croix, RTL) correspondant en Egypte depuis 2 ans, s’est vu interdire l’entrée sur le territoire égyptien lors de son arrivée à l’aéroport du Caire le lundi 23 mai 2016 après son retour de France. Accrédité par les autorités égyptiennes, détenteur d’un visa en règle, il a été placé en détention pendant 30h en zone internationale. Malgré l’intervention de l’ambassade de France, notre confrère a été refoulé sans aucun motif, sans aucun autre choix que de quitter le territoire.

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