Category: News

New titles!

Since September 2018, our library’s shelves have been filled by new publications and we would love you to come and read them! Books: Florent Piton, Le génocide des Tutsi du Rwanda, Paris, La Découverte, 2018. George Paul Meiu,...

Postdoc ATLAS 2019 / closed

La Fondation Maison des sciences de l’homme (FMSH) et l’Institut Français de Recherche en Afrique (IFRA) de Nairobi collaborent dans le cadre du Programme Atlas de mobilité postdoctorale de courte durée. Ce programme soutient des postdoctorant.e.s...

Fieldwork Grants 2019, round 1 / closed

IFRA-Nairobi invites applications for fieldwork grants from Masters and PhD students who conduct research in social sciences and humanities in the East African region (Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi, Rwanda, and Eastern Congo). IFRA will prioritize support...

Vincent Sima Olé – Intern

Vincent Sima Ole is IFRA’s intern and comes both from Paris (France) and Libreville (Gabon). He is a Master’s student in Political Science at SciencesPo Paris, specializing in comparative politics on sub-Saharan Africa. He is...

Chloé Josse-Durand – Deputy Director

Chloé Josse-Durand is a political scientist; she has been IFRA’s Deputy Director since January 2017. She pursued her PhD at Les Afriques dans le Monde, Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Bordeaux, analyzing the political dynamics related to...

Methodological School in Nandi Hills 16th -23rd July 2018

  This year’s Summer School held in Nandi Hills, Kenya was aimed at collecting & confronting a variety of primary resources thus preparing postgraduates for research.We appreciate all sponsors (IFRA-Nigeria, IFAS-Research, CNRS, Ined and...