The International Platform on Racism and Anti-Semitism (IPRA) aims to analyse the contemporary forms of racism and anti-Semitism in the world. Contrary to the predictions announcing their decline after the realisation of what the Shoah had been, and in the context of decolonisation, these phenomena have been renewed and have changed.
Régis Meyran has a PhD in ethnology and social anthropology of the EHESS, and a HDR in ethnology (University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis). He’s associate researcher at the CANTHEL (University of Paris V), scientific editor and scientific journalist (Sciences Humaines, Pour la Science, Alternatives économiques). He worked as a french redactor at the UNESCO Courier, and is in charge of the collection “Conversations pour demain” (Textuel).
The Violence and Exiting Violence Platform is part of a new H2020 project, lead by the Berlin-based Berghof Foundation, which tackles the prevention of violences and radicalizations in the Balkans, the Maghreb and the Middle-East.
Videos of the international conference Violence and exiting violence, which took place in Rabat in April 2019.
Mediterranean and Sub-Saharan Africa concentrates episodes of extreme violence and sources of potential conflicts and geopolitical upheavals. The aim of the conference was to study these violences, from local standpoints to global forms, as well as the means to escape from it.
(Videos in French)