Paris American Club

New York
1 Minetta Street, 2E , New York ,
New York , 10012 ,

Le Paris American Club réunit des Américains, des Français et d’autres nationalités qui partagent une passion pour la France, et s’intéressent à promouvoir l’amitié franco-américaine. Les participants aux événements sont issus du monde des affaires, de la diplomatie, des arts ou même encore de l’éducation. En plus, ils aiment faire bonne chère !

Le club offre une alternative raffinée au format « speed dating » pour cultiver des relations en se retrouvant autour d’une bonne table le premier jeudi du mois. Veuillez réserver votre place ici.

February 13, 2018 | 1:00 (Note new time)
Mardi Gras Luncheon
National Arts Club
Speaker: Nargess Saidane
Permanent Observer for the International Organization of La Francophonie to the United Nations since August, Narjess Saidane most recently worked for the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) Programme of Assistance to the Palestinian People, serving from 2013 to 2017 as Deputy Special Representative of the Administrator based in Jerusalem.

Between 2010 and 2013, Ms. Saidane was Deputy Resident Representative for the Joint Office of UNDP, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in Cabo Verde.  She was Deputy Resident Representative in Mauritania from 2006 to 2009, having served in the same capacity in her native Tunisia from 2004 to 2006.

Ms. Saidane holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and African studies from the University of Minnesota in the United States, a master’s degree in political science and Middle Eastern studies from the Institute of Political Studies in Aix-en-Provence, France, and a post-graduate certificate in urban and regional planning from Rutgers University, United States. She speaks English, French, Arabic and Portuguese, is married with two children and resides in Westchester.

Mardi Gras Menu

  • Fried southern oysters and grilled artichoke
  • Crayfish and andouille gumbo
  • Bananas Foster

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1 Minetta Street, 2E
New York, NY 10012

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