Director, Third World Forum
Former President, World Forum for Alternatives
Founding Member, Global University for Sustainability
Samir Amin’s Funeral
Professor Samir Amin’s funeral was held on Saturday, 1 September 2018, 2pm, at the Père Lachaise Cemetery in Paris.
In Memory of Samir AMIN (1931-2018)
On 1 September 2018, the funeral ceremony of Samir AMIN took place at Père Lachaise Cemetery, Paris. Tributes in French or English were paid to him. The speakers were: Isabelle DE ALMEIDA, Ibrahima THIOUB, Hicham EL MAKOUD, Fatou SOW, Cherif SALIF SY, Bernard FOUNOU, Florian ROCHAT, LAU Kin Chi (in English), Remy HERRERA, Yash TANDON (in English), Taoufik BEN ABDALLAH, Ebrima SALL, Gustave MASSIAH, Aziz FALL, and Erik KOEBE.
This recording presents the full funeral proceedings as well as photos of Samir Amin’s activities.