Photo credits: from left to right: Mr. Yang Binyuan, AIBD Director, Pascale Bourgaux, special correspondent for FRANCE 24, and Mrs. Dra. Rosarita Nicken Widiastuti, President, AIBD General Conference and President Director, Radio Republik Indonesia (RRI)

The jury members of the “AIBD TV Awards” organised by the Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) has awarded FRANCE 24 the Best TV programme in the category “Economic Recession and Impact on the Developing Countries” for its documentary “Iran: au régime des sanctions” (Iran: the sanctions regime)

Produced by Pascale Bourgaux, special correspondent for FRANCE 24, and shown in January this year in 3 different languages on FRANCE 24 (French, English and Arabic), “Iran: au régime des sanctions” shreds more light on the impact of the economic crisis within the middle class Iranian population who are suffering from the embargo for many years.

 The awards ceremony was held on 12th August in Rangoon, Myanmar, during the 39th General conference of the AIBD

 To view the documentary on FRANCE 24 website: