Shedding light on the key issues and challenges of today’s world

Structured around the Collège d'études mondiales, scientific platforms, chairs, innovative programmes and projects in partnership, the Research and prospective department supports research and networks that take an interdisciplinary overview approach to major present-day challenges.



Extreme violence: investigate, rescue, judge

International conference
During three days, social scientists, humanitarian practitioners, and defenders of human rights will rely on their field experiences in Syria, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo to analyze their practices and present their research. This reflection on practices will...

Global anthropology of religions

How do religions change? Dynamics of internal and external tran...
This seminar aims to compare the shifts of religious practices and representations in various contemporary context. It will study transformations triggered by global situation and by the specifics dynamics of religious movements.
Pedagogic immersion at Salvador de Bahia | July 22 to July 26, 2019
Deadline: April 30, 2019