Ministère des Affaires étrangères
UNI-Presse has as mission to promote and encourage French Language and
culture throughout the world. We are privileged to have the French
Ministry of Foreign Affairs as principal partner in our activities. We
work principally through the network of cultural and educational
institutes outside France recognized by the government: French lycées
and other educational institutes; cultural centers; the Alliances
Françaises; and research institutes.
Culturesfrance is the agency of the ministries of Foreign Affairs and Culture
and Communications responsible for international cultural exchanges. It works
on a daily basis in collaboration with other French and foreign partners in the
private and public sector, at city or regional level in France or Europe.
Bureau International de l'Edition Française
The BIEF provides an essential service to professionals in book publishing by
facilitating publishers’ projects for export development, rights sales and acquisitions, and international partnerships. The action is organized around three main axes : a showcase for French publishing at book fairs throughout the world, scrutiny and analysis of international markets, connecting publishers all over the world through professional exchanges.
Centre de Liaison de l'Enseignement et des Médias d'Information
The Clemi (centre for liaison between teaching and information media) is part
of the French Ministry of Education. It was created in 1983 with the mission of
"promoting especially by means of training activities, the multiple use of news
media in teaching with the aim of encouraging a better understanding of the world
by pupils while simultaneously developing critical understanding." (Decree of
April 1993). To achieve this mission, the Clemi offers training sessions, educational
programmes and events, opportunities of exchange and networking, and pedagogical
TV5MONDE, the world’s top French television network, is a space for open and pluralist expression. It is a general interest network, with a wide variety of programming that ranges across films, fiction, documentaries,
sport, including its own productions of news and other original and previously
unscreened programmes. To strengthen its position as the number two televsion network in the world, it is now using Internet as another way to make its broadcast materials available.
In fact, TV5.org is already one of the world’s top French-speaking internet sites.
FIAFE - Fédération Internationale des Accueils Français et Francophones à l'Etranger
The Accueils can be found in 160 towns and cities in 76 countries. They are staffed by volunteers who share their experience and savoir-faire, and above all their knowledge of
the local area . The Accueils are designed for French and French-speaking expatriots. They offer help to new arrivals and their families, providing useful advice
and information, as well as proposing various activities and opportunities to
discover their new "home". They serve as centres for spreading and promoting French language and culture.
Union des Français de l'étranger
The UFE (Union des Français à l’Étranger) is an officially recognised public body (Association reconnue d’utilité publique) whose purpose is to maintain the closest possible links between ex-patriot French
citizens and France, and to work for the interests of all French citizens who
have resided or who are currently resident outwith France. The UFE has staff or
offfices in 160 cities throughout the world. Its website (with online subscription)
offers a full range of information on living abroad.
Le Cordon Bleu
Founded in 1895, Le Cordon Bleu has grown and evolved to become one of
the world's foremost groups offering training in the culinary arts, and
hotel and tourist management. Today, the group has 30 international
schools in 15 different countries (Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin
America, the Middle-East, and the United States). Today, as throughout
its history, Le Cordon Bleu remains faithful to its tradition of
excellence, and is a proud defender of French culinary, educational and
France-Expatriés will soon celebrate 15 years as the premier
organization for French ex-patriots. It provides help and guidance in
matters related to international mobility, for both companies and
private individuals. It also publishes a number of useful guides,
providing practical, legal and fiscal information, to help ex-patriots
as they move abroad.
Ici Londres is the number 1 media for French people in London, with a free monthly magazine dispatched in London and in France and a website updated daily. We have been proposing for 10 years to the French comunity living in London, or willing to expatriate in the United Kingdom, a classifieds platform (job, housing, train tickets, nanny...) as well as cultural and convenient information.
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