Opening session:

Catherine Genisson, Vice-Chair in charge of Culture, Regional Council Nord-Pas de Calais,

Mario Choueiry, Responsible for Partnerships, Institut du monde arabe,

Alain Ruche, Senior Advisor on cultural matters, Office of the EEAS (European External Action Service) Secretary General,

Marietje Schaake, Member of the European Parliament


Introduction to the debate by Ferdinand Richard, Chair of the Roberto Cimetta Fund


Plenary Session: What are the specificities of the decentralized cultural partnership between Europe and the Arab world and how can dynamics be developed? Moderated by Ferdinand Richard

Speakers:Aadel Essaadani, President of Racines (Morocco) and of the Arterial Network

Fatin Farhat, Ettijahat

Kamel Amiri, Expert at the Iraqi Ministry of Culture,

Karsten Xuereb, Project coordinator of Valletta 2018, European capital of Culture


Workshop 1: Intermediary organisations and financial tools for Euro-Arab cultural cooperation , Moderated by Jean-Baptiste Cuzin, Head of the International and Multilateral Affairs department the French Ministry of Culture and Communication

Speakers: Mais Irqsusi, Arab Education Forum in Jordan,

Angie Cotte, Roberto Cimetta Fund,

Khadija El Bennaoui, Art Moves Africa,

Chrystelle Lucas, Culture and Development Programme, Directorate General for neighbourhood and enlargement negotiations (DG NEAR) European Commission.


Workshop 2: Cultural exchange and capacity building in the Euro-Arab geographical zone, Moderated by Vahid Evazzadeh, Film director, The Counter Institute, Denmark

Speakers: Giusy Checola, Archiviazioni,

Ivan Bertoux, Institut français, Tunis,

Jumana Al Yasiri, Abwab for Culture,

Krystel Khoury, Anthropologist of dance, Lebanon.


Conclusions of the debate by Damien Helly, European Centre for Development Policy Management


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