The European Union (EU) and the French media development agency CFI has launched the Yemen Media Emergency Response (YMER+) project, an integrated initiative that aims to build the capacities of the local media on humanitarian journalism and improve the flow of humanitarian information in Yemen.
Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, Secretary of State for the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, and Marc Fonbaustier, Chairman of the Management Board of CFI, signed a contract of objectives for three years (2018-2020) in the presence of Marie-Christine Saragosse, CEO de France Médias Monde.
CFI is launching a €2 million project (Youthroom), funded by the European Commission, to support Arab youth through the digital media.
Marc Fonbaustier named CFI's Deputy Managing Director
CFI becomes a 100% subsidiary of France Médias Monde
80 young people from North Africa and the Middle East to gather together in Beirut on 15 and 16 March 2017