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CFI is a French public agency that supports the world's media . It contributes to the fight for freedom of expression, press freedom and media independence.


Find out about the backgrounds of our journalists and members of our community

Faten Abi Faraj

Faten Abi Faraj, Head of Media at the Lebanese Football Association has become the face of Lebanese football.

I wanted our media outlets to highlight female players.

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Abou Dicko
Abou Dicko

In Mauritania he produces video content and training in the fields of digital technology.

I had to be coordinator, accountant and trainer, all at once.

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Omar Chraibi
Omar Chraibi

Moroccan freelance sports journalist, he advises younger journalists on their ambitions.

I had to be bold and willing to carve out a path for myself.

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Our projects

Recent information about projects in the field

desinfox jeunesse

Desinfox Youth

Combatting the spread of misinformation among young people in Africa


Yak Vdoma

Supporting Ukrainian local journalists to promote independent, safe and conflict-sensitive coverage of the war in Ukraine and the regional crisis

Terra Africa

Terra Africa

The media outlets working towards eco-responsible citizenship in West Africa

We act for

  • Defend freedom of information
  • Protect the environment
  • Promote equality between women and men

Our Statement of Principles


CFI asserts its unwavering commitment to freedom of expression and the freedom of the media, as well as to the fundamental freedoms underpin the democratic balance of a society


CFI conducts all of its actions with a constant focus on sustainability


CFI promotes a culture of exchange, dialogue and sharing of good practices between the media community including regulatory bodies and public authorities


CFI supports and defends media pluralism by guaranteeing the diversity of content and opinions


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