VICTORIA, JULY 18, 2019 – After receiving confirmation of the financial support from the Government of British-Columbia, the Victoria 2020 Canadian Francophone Games (CFGames) Organizing Committee officially launches the 1-year countdown before the CFGames. The Province will contribute 500,000$, which confirms solid foundations for the project’s implementation. The next edition of the CFGames will take place in Victoria from July 14 to 18, 2020.
“The Province is proud to support the 2020 Canadian Francophone Games with this grant and I am looking forward to seeing the talents showcased by its young participants next year. These games make a big difference in the lives of French-speaking British Columbians and Canadians by highlighting just how diverse our province and country are.”
Minister of Health and Minister Responsible for Francophone Affairs
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Ottawa, April 8th, 2019 – The Fédération de la
The Canadian Francophone Games are a national triennial event that fosters connections by presenting a unique program of 13 disciplines combining the arts, cooperation, leadership
Cities or organizations that wish to submit their application can obtain a copy of the Bid Guide and related documents by contacting Caroline Bujold, National Coordinator, at 780.463.0888, at email@example.com, or by visiting www.jeuxfc.ca under the “Prochaine édition JeuxFC” heading. (Please note that official documents are only available in French, as
Victoria, November 16, 2018 – The Fédération de la jeunesse canadienne-française (French-Canadian Youth Federation – “FJCF”) is thrilled to receive financial support of $1,980,000 from the Government of Canada, through Canadian Heritage, to hold the next edition of the Jeux de la francophonie canadienne (Canadian Francophone Games). This morning, the Honourable Mélanie Joly was in Victoria, British Columbia, to announce this support where the 8th edition of the JeuxFC will be held in July 2020.
In a tweet published by the Minister last June, she claimed: “After the memorable experience I witnessed in Moncton-Dieppe in 2017, I have no doubt that the 8th Jeux de la francophonie canadienne will be a great success in Victoria!”
VICTORIA, September 7, 2018 — The Victoria 2020 Canadian Francophone Games (CFGames) Organizing Committee has selected Casey Edmunds as their Executive Director. In accepting the position, Edmunds will return to his native British Columbia.
Edmunds will take a leave of absence from his current position as Executive Director of Francophonie jeunesse Alberta (FJA) (Alberta Youth Francophony) in order to plan and organize the Victoria 2020 CFGames.
“We are very happy to welcome Casey as the Executive Director of this great event,” said Marie-Pierre Lavoie, Victoria 2020 Canadian Francophone Games Organizing Committee Board Chair. “Casey’s energy and passion for the Canadian Francophony are strenghts that make him a great choice for this position. His participation in two previous editions of the CFGames definitely helped solidify our selection decision.”
VICTORIA, Monday August 13th, 2018 – It is with great pride that the Organizing Committee for the 2020 Canadian Francophone Games (CFGames) announces that Victoria City Council voted in favor of a financial contribution of $50,000 for the CFGames.
The eighth edition of the CFGames, featuring more than 1,000 young people from every Canadian province and territory, will take place in venues throughout Esquimalt, Oak Bay, Saanich and Victoria, July 14 to 18, 2020.