Jonty_portrait_bw_With years of experience behind them, it is perhaps not surprising that the CMR team is in demand as participants and panel moderators at international conferences.

Jonathan is a regular at the annual MEDays Forum (www.medays.org/en/medays-forum.html), held every November in Tangiers, Morocco. He has moderated panels which have included top African and Arab leaders, including Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai. He has also hosted round-tables and media focus groups on African affairs at the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in Nairobi and at the European Parliament in Strasbourg. Jonathan, who is an official Friend of Gabon, also regularly attends and participates in the annual New York Forum Africa meetings in Libreville, Gabon (www.ny-forum-africa.com).