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In support of Fariba Adelkhah's release
Roland Marchal was released on 20th of March 2020, but Fariba Adelkhah is still detained in Iran. The two prominent French academics, both internationally renowned researchers were prisoned in Teheran since June 2019. IFRA-Nigeria’s support the release of Fariba Adelkhah.
Call for application : 2 positions of Junior Researcher in Linguistics. NaijaSynCor 2020
The Junior Researchers will be tasked with contributing to the development and editing of the Naija Wikitionary. The deadline is 31st of August.
Workshop "Exploring hidden narratives in the West African Tramadol trade and transport of migrants"
We are happy to invite you to the online workshop discussing the policy paper. The workshop will be held on Tuesday 11th of August on Zoom.
What is IFRA Nigeria?
IFRA-Nigeria is one the 27 Public Research Institutes under the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs based overseas.
Who are we?
IFRA-Nigeria was set up to promote research in the social sciences and the humanities, as well as enhance collaborative work between scholars in France and West Africa. First established in 1990, the Institute is operating from the Universitie of Ibadan (Institute of African Studies).
- Promote research in the social sciences and the humanities
- Enhance collaborative work between scholars in France and West Africa
- Subsidizing research programs
- Granting research allowances to academics and scholars
- Publishing research results
- Holding workshops, seminars and symposia
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