Taking action before it’s too late

Inside the archives division of the Algerian Television a large rescue operation is taking place to preserve audiovisual data: more than four hundred files have been already treated and are today accompanied by their forms, filled and translated into three languages.
That is part of the Med-Mem action, a project funded by the European Union to protect and enhance the value of the audiovisual memory in the Mediterranean basin. Med-Mem aims at creating a website offering a selection of Euro-Mediterranean audiovisual archives, amounting to 4000 searchable online documents.

We have paid a visit to the Algerian archives….