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September 2019

The European Union (EU) and the French media development agency CFI has launched the Yemen Media Emergency Response (YMER+) project, an integrated initiative that aims to build the capacities of the local media on humanitarian journalism and improve the flow of humanitarian information in Yemen.

December 2018

10 years of civic tech in Africa
Citizens and technology to boost democracy
Assessment in Benin, Kenya, Senegal and Tunisia

December 2018

Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, Secretary of State for the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, and Marc Fonbaustier, Chairman of the Management Board of CFI, signed a contract of objectives for three years (2018-2020) in the presence of Marie-Christine Saragosse, CEO de France Médias Monde.

January 2018

CFI is launching a €2 million project (Youthroom), funded by the European Commission, to support Arab youth through the digital media.

September 2017

Marc Fonbaustier named CFI's Deputy Managing Director

August 2017

CFI becomes a 100% subsidiary of France Médias Monde

March 2017

80 young people from North Africa and the Middle East to gather together in Beirut on 15 and 16 March 2017