HEALTH REVIEW: JOSEPH JOSLAIN MBENG BOUM APPOINTED REGIONAL COORDINATOR FOR WORLD SCIENCE JOURNALISM FORUM FRANCOPHONE AFRICA IN 2022.
The prowess of Cameroonian journalists on the African scale is over. The Science Journalism Forum (SJF), the largest fully virtual multilingual conference for science journalists from around the world, has just appointed Joseph MBENG BOUM, journalist emeritus, specialist in health and environment and chairman and CEO of Groupe Échos Santé. The information was made public this Wednesday, August 3, 2022, thanks to a circular signed by SAAD Lotfij, the executive director of the organization of the same name.
As regional coordinator for French-speaking Africa, Joseph MBENG BOUM will be responsible for organizing meetings with potential partners and associations interested in collaborating with the Science Journalism Forum, as well as for the effective promotion of SJF22 activities in Africa.
Joseph MBENG BOUM is a member of the World Federation of Science Journalists (WFSJ), a member of the Network of Science Journalists in Francophone Africa (RJSAF), the National President of the Cameroon Association of Science Journalists and Communicators for the Promotion of Health (AJCPROSANTE) and also the Chairman and CEO of Échos Santé Group, the Cameroon Award for Excellence in Health chairman of the organizing committee in the field. disciplined, prolific, versatile, resilient, brilliant, focused and experienced, this juggernaut of the pen is a well-known face in the media landscape.
We must congratulate the coronation of this science journalist specializing in health issues, who is inevitably still a brilliant talent in the media landscape. With this new appreciation of Africa, it will correctly represent the colors green red yellow.
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