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( Season 2019 )
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Sami Kanaan
48 min
Guest: Sami Kanaan, mayor of Geneva, head of the Department of Culture and Digital Transition, president of the Geneva Cities Hub.

Born in Beirut, Sami Kanaan achieved the feat of being elected mayor of Geneva. A city that he knows by heart and his home for thirty years. How is Calvin's city, headquarters of the World Health Organisation, facing up to the economic crisis linked to the Covid-19 pandemic? We also discuss urban ecology, connected cities and, of course, culture, at a time when Geneva's artistic scene is being totally renewed.

Presented by: Dominique Laresche (TV5MONDE), Philippe Ricard ("Le Monde").
From the Eynard Palace, Geneva.