The Italian Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mrs. Susanna Agnelli, has addressed a message, also on behalf of European Community, underlining the necessity of developing “common initiatives in order to overcome the traditional framework of the bilateral cooperation” and that television, in particular, “can contribute in the most effective way in supporting the professional training, the technological development, the cooperation among research institutes, the dialogue between the public and private enterprises”.
The basic result of the Conference, is the definitive foundation of COPEAM and of its main executive bodies. Mr. Amin Bassiuni (ERTU) has been appointed as President of the Permanent Conference; the three Vice-Presidencies have been assigned to ERTT (Tunisia), France Télévisions (France) and JRTV (Jordan). Mr. Vittorio Panchetti, and Mr. Giulio C. Giordano, from RAI, have been appointed as Secretary General and Vice-Secretary General respectively.
The Articles and Bylaws of the Association were unanimously approved.
message addressed to the president of the Egyptian Radio and Television union
Dr. Amin bassiouni, in his quality of president of the III Conference on “Televisions and Audiovisual in the Mediterranean”, by h. E. Mrs. Susanna agnelli, Minister of Foreign Affairs of The Republic of Italy