Alliances Françaises in the world

A Worldwide Network

From the Land of Fire to the Canadian boundaries, from the African continent to Northern Europe, from Asia to Oceania, the Alliances Françaises emerge out of a Francophile dynamics from every culture around the world.

Founded in 1883, Alliance Française’s success is due to the loyalty of a public with deep roots in the French language and francophone culture. The Alliance Française brand is known in 136 countries and has inspired a rich network of over a thousand local associations with a proper legal entity.

The wide-ranging AF network represents and promotes a Francophone sphere open to exchange with international culture.

Every year, the Alliances Françaises welcome about 460 000 students.