Building peace in the minds of men and women

World Press Freedom Day 2018

Wed, 2 May - 10:30 to 12:00

Plenary 1

Nadia Massih

Broadcast journalist - France 24

Nadia Massih is a broadcast journalist with France24, based in Paris. She works as a news presenter, anchoring live hour-long shows, providing news, analysis and feature stories from around the world. She is also a reporter and has covered stories including: the trials of the 2015 Bataclan attackers, and France's intervention in Syria. Nadia also works as an in-house international news analyst, where she focuses on explaining major developments in the Middle East. 

Before moving to Paris, she worked as France24's Beirut correspondent, covering the Syria's war and its fallout in Lebanon. 

During her six years in Beirut, Nadia was also the Middle East Correspondent for the Committee to Protect Journalists. In that role, she focused on documenting attacks on press in the Levant, as well as covertly assisting journalists whose lives were at risk.