The FONDEMA Foundation works towards a renewed dialogue between Europe and the southern Mediterranean shore and Africa.

Scientific and Artistic Council

The Scientific and Artistic Council is made of renowned professionals from the cultural, economic and political world. While not part of the Board of Trustees, its members serve the foundation's mission of fostering mutual understanding between peoples in Europe, the Middle East and Africa through their work and everyday life. They are thus responsible for proposing studies or activities to the Board of Trustees.

The Council is currently composed of the following members:

  • Mrs. Fatou Diome
    Senegal/France
    Novelist, lecturer and television presenter

  • Mr. Djamel Marir
    Algeria
    Theatre director

  • Mr. Abdelhak Nemouchi
    Algeria
    Professor of English Language and Culture at the Constantine 1 University