Launch of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ new Twitter console (February 24, 2014)

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs will today launch a web application in the form of a console, which will provide an overview of the French diplomatic network’s Twitter activity. It will be available in four languages (French, English, Arabic and Spanish) at

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Twitter console offers a range of statistical data, by type of account or regional area: for example, what are the most popular hashtags used by French diplomats? Or what topics are diplomats most frequently asked about?

At a time when digital technology is one of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ priorities, the Quai d’Orsay’s Twitter account performs well on Docteur Tweety’s latest ranking of French ministries:

In addition to its Twitter accounts in French, English, Arabic, and Spanish, and its Twitter account dedicated to providing travel advice (@conseilsvoyages), the Quai d’Orsay is also active on other social networks such as Facebook, Google+, Storyify, YouTube, Dailymotion, Flickr and LinkedIn.

You can find us at: