COPEAM in Malta at the MedForum 2016 of the Anna Lindh Foundation

Malta, 24 October 2016

The MedForum 2016, organised by the Anna Lindh Foundation, opened in Malta on 24th October. COPEAM was invited to this international event, together with a number of organisations from the whole Mediterranean area.

During the awarding ceremony devoted to the Mediterranean translation, the Secretary General of COPEAM, Mr. Claudio Cappon, presented the activities and the Association’s commitment about the main questions related to the Region, among which a training workshop for journalists on climate change, held in Morocco thanks to the support of the EIB – European Investment Bank, in the framework of the COP22 in Marrakesh.

Claudio Cappon focused its speech also on the importance of the TV and radio co-productions as means for mutual knowledge between the countries of both shores and on the need of translating the audiovisual works in different languages, so as to make easier their understanding by the general public in the whole Mediterranean basin.

Outcomes of the Forum