LONG-TERM SUPPORT FOR MEDICAL RESEARCH
In 1974, Total began supporting the International Center for Medical Research in Franceville (CIRMF), contributing more than $6 million per year towards its running costs. It is a unique institution in central Africa, housing cutting-edge laboratories in a 2,500 m² facility. It adopts a multidisciplinary approach to medical research. Its partnership with Total is one of the flagship examples of a successful, sustainable publicprivate partnership.