With a degree from the Grenoble Institute of Political Studies and a master’s degree in Development, Cooperation and Humanitarian Action (Panthéon-Sorbonne University), Fabienne Lassalle has coordinated development projects financed by international funding bodies – the European Commission, World Bank, regional development banks – in Africa, Asia and Latin America. In 2015, she helped create the association SOS MEDITERRANEE, for which she became deputy director.

SOS MEDITERRANEE is a European civil association that aims to save lives in the Mediterranean sea, to protect survivors on board its ship and to raise awareness of the situation in the sea and multiple faces of migration.


Deputy Director General of the sea rescue NGO SOS MEDITERRANEE France
Participation in the sessions of the Forum