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Marianne Georgelin


Marianne Georgelin joins Afnic's Executive Committee as Legal Director

Afnic announces a new appointment to its Executive Committee with the arrival of Marianne Georgelin...

Je passe au numérique


« Je passe au numérique » : the Afnic initiative for VSEs/SMEs

Afnic has produced 3 essential packs to support craftspersons and small retailers...

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The Afnic Foundation announces its 2020 winners promoting an inclusive Internet accessible to ...

68 projects, with a total budget of over €1 million, that promote inclusion, improve access to emp...

DNS Afnic


Developments of the DNS and its protocols: Afnic publishes a set of tech resources on DoT and DoH

As a follow-up to the webinar entitled “How to create and test your DNS-over-TLS and DNS-over-HTTP...

DNS Afnic


Webinar ‘How to create and test your DNS-over-TLS and DNS-over-HTTPS (DoT/DoH) resolver’

As part of its monitoring of the changes to Internet infrastructures and protocols, Afnic and its Sc...

Notre démarche excellence


Results of the 2020 Registrar client satisfaction survey

98% of respondents are satisfied with Afnic services



Global Citizens' Dialogue, France Edition

Thousands of citizens from over 78 countries will come together on 10 October to express their visio...

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Forum Afnic - Domain names: protecting against and reacting in response to abuse

Afnic continues its series of debates for a trustworthy Internet with a workshop on protecting domai...

Point FR


.fr turns 34!

Afnic, the association that manages .fr domain names, celebrates today the 34th anniversary of its m...

JCSA 2019


JCSA19: A look back at the 2019 Afnic Scientific Council Open Day

A look back (in video format) at the ninth edition of the Afnic Scientific Council Open Day...

Rapport annuel 2019 Afnic


Afnic annual report 2019: “Responsibility, performance, resilience"?

The 2019 activity report was presented at the Afnic General Meeting held on 1 July 2020. This docume...



The Global Domain Name Market in 2019: will newTLDs create a sensation?

Analysis by Afnic:



Gandi and Isoc France elected to the Afnic Board of Trustees

The Afnic Annual General Meeting held on 1 July 2020 reappointed 2 elected members of the Board of T...

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Afnic launches a series of debates on the fight against online abuse

Afnic is hosting the Afnic Forum for a trustworthy Internet.

Lucien Castex Afnic


Lucien Castex appointed Afnic's Representative for Public Affairs and Partnership Development

Afnic announced the appointment of Lucien Castex today as its Representative for Public Affairs and...

Foliweb awards


The Foliweb Awards recognise the digital transition of VSEs

The winners of this competition will be awarded the ‘Digital VSE of the Year’ prize with the add...



Step-up of the digital transition among VSEs/SMEs: strong participation in the Foliweb webinars

Almost 16,000 people took part in the Foliweb webinars in the space of just two months and a half...



Afnic is taking action to control and improve the social impact of its activities

Afnic is incorporating social responsibility into its strategy with the aim of optimising the social...

Fondation Afnic


COVID-19: The Afnic Foundation is financing new projects to reduce the digital inequalities

Created in 2015 by Afnic, which donates 90% of the profits from .fr to the foundation, the Afnic Fou...

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Afnic continues to support VSEs/SMEs: the Foliweb workshops are 100% webinars during the crisis

Afnic is running the Foliweb workshops in webinar format on its platform ré with its par...

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Covid-19: 10 digital protection measures to maintain a good Internet connection during the crisis

Afnic has issued a reminder of a few basic rules for keeping the Internet running securely and effic...

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Digital prevention: Afnic joins the CNIL network ‘Educnum’

Afnic, the association responsible for .fr, has announced that it has joined the CNIL network ‘Edu...

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Afnic publishes its first Gender Equality Index

Afnic has analysed its first Gender Equality Index for 2019. The result? 86/100.

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.FR reaches an all-time high, with 37.7% market share in France in 2019

.FR domain names have reaffirmed their success with a 3.7% increase in one year