Research networks

Encouraging, support and develop research networks

Ongoing projects

The UMIFRE Network
Since 2004, the foundation ensures the valorisation of UMIFRE Network that gathers 27 french research institutes abroad. Its dissemination activities aims to promote the circulation of knowledges between the institutes and to increase the dissemination of their activities and scientific outputs.

The International Panel on Exiting Violence (IPEV) brings together an interdisciplinary community of researchers and specialists recognised worldwide for their work on the contemporary forms of violence.

Racism and anti-Semitism analyse the contemporary forms of racism and anti-Semitism in the world and examine the optimum conditions conducive to diversity, equity and social and cultural inclusion.

Closed projects

Violence and exiting violence examines the mechanisms of radicalization in their various forms and addresses strategies and policies for conflict prevention, conflict resolution and emergence from violence. 

Humanitarian aid in globalization supports and promotes research on humanitarian aid by facilitating the mobilization, production and dissemination of knowledge.

International panel on social progress is tasked with producing a report on the state of social progress worldwide and to make recommendations for international organizations, transnational stakeholders, public and private decision-makers, and civil society. 



IFRE's Network

Circulation of knowledge and strive to increase the diffusion o...
Since 2004, the Foundation has been assigned by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Develoment to enhance the network of 27 French research institutes abroad, present in 34 countries (under MAEDI and CNRS). The IFRE valorisation commitee supports the circulation of...

International Platform on Racism and Antisemitism

Contemporary forms of racism, anti-Semitism and anti-racism
The International Platform on Racism and Anti-Semitism (IPRA) aims to analyse the contemporary forms of racism and anti-Semitism in the world.

International panel on exiting violence

Analyse the processes involved in exiting violence
While there exists a substantial amount of research on the subject of violence, both its causes and modalities, little exists on exiting violence.