Thomas Hofnung

Editor-in-chief of ID4D

1 published article
Follow the author

Agence Française de Développement
5, Rue Roland Barthes
75598 Paris Cedex 12

+33 1 53 44 31 31


Thomas Hofnung is the editor-in-chief of the ID4D platform. Journalist and former head of the international department of the daily newspaper Libération (2001-2015), he participated in the launch of the website The Conversation France, where he directed the sections “Politics” and “International” (2015-2019). Thomas Hofnung is the author of several books on Africa.

ID4D Articles


In Mali, the first victim of the coup of 18 August is politics

Could the forced resignation of President Keïta offer a fresh start for Mali? Thomas Hofnung, editor-in-chief of iD4D, sees above all a long-term danger of increasing people’s mistrust of politicians.


Authors from the same institution

I subscribe to the ID4D newsletter

Once a week, I receive the latest blog posts!