L’Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)
The Francophonie University Agency (AUF) brings together 944 universities, colleges, university networks and scientific research centers using the French language in 116 countries . Founded almost 60 years ago, it is one of the largest associations of higher education and research institutions in the world. She is also the operator for higher education and research at the Sommet de la Francophonie. As such, it implements, in its field of competence, the resolutions adopted by the Conference of Heads of State and Government of the countries having French as a common language.