Catégorie : Événement

Comparing forms of border encampment in the EU, the Middle East, North Africa, and the Horn of Africa

A series of 3 Webinars General Objectives, Research Questions and Scientific Relevance Externalization of border management by the European Union has been largely studied (Frelick, Kysel, Podkul, 2016; Hyndman, Mountz, 2008; Rodier, 2008). Building up on studies looking at borders ‘beyond a line in the sand’ (Parker, Vaughan-Williams 2005, Agier, 2008) that offer a critical perspective to borderlands as such, this webinar aims to construct a...

Archaeology of the Middle East and North Africa from Late Antiquity to the Ottoman period. First series: Lebanon & Jordan

As part of the webinar series Archaeology of the Middle East and North Africa from Late Antiquity to the Ottoman period, the Ifpo is pleased to announce the first series of meetings that will focus on Lebanon and Jordan and will take place every two weeks during the year 2021 (January-July & September-December). The goal of this series of conferences is to bring together specialists working...

Trajectories, settlements and narratives of Syrian refugees in Lebanon and Jordan

SHAKK (From Revolt to War in Syria: Conflicts, Displacements, Uncertainties) & MAGYC ( MigrAtion Governance and asYlum Crises) Organisers Imad Amer (Ifpo), Kamel Doraï (Ifpo), Anna Poujeau (Ifpo) 31th March, 21th April, 19th May, 16th June 2021 03:00-05:00 PM Beirut time / 02:00-04:00 PM Paris Time / 01:00-03:00 PM London Time In the frame of a cooperation between the MAGYC and ANR SHAKK research programs, this...

Political participation in its “extreme” Middle Eastern context

Despite the preponderance of research on violent extremism and prevention and control policies in general, the key concepts generated by this discipline are problematic because they are often normatively loaded and empirically imprecise. To provide a better understanding of the subject of violent extremism, both scientific and in public policies, we have chosen to engage in dialogue within this webinar, researchers, stakeholders and practitioners whom we...

Amman in the Prehistory, by Zeidan KAFAFI – April 13, 2021

The Institut français du Proche-Orient (Ifpo) and the Institut français de Jordanie (IFJ) are pleased to invite you to a lecture Amman in the Prehistory, by Prof. Zeidan KAFAFI (Former President of Yarmouk University) April, 13  ( 4:30-5:30 PM in Amman, 3:30-4:30 PM CET) Registration To attend: at the Institut français de Jordanie (4 Al Sharia College Street – Jabal Webdeh), please register via this form....

Urban space inventory in Lebanon. Situational, Structural Data and Alternative Sources

April 7th at 4 PM (Beirut time) Abstract This seminar aims to understand the actual process of urban data production in Lebanon. It will stress slightly on the housing sector without underestimating, though, other urban sectors, like infrastructure and public services. What type of urban data exists in Lebanon? Who are the main institutions generating it? How to cope with the lack of structural institutional public...

إعادة قراءة الإرث الفكري العربي- الإسلامي في أوقات الصراع والأزمات

المعهد الفرنسي للشرق الأدنى- إفبو (الأردن)- المعهد الملكي للدراسات الدينية (الأردن) ومعهد الدراسات الشرقية (كوسوفو)   المنظمون عبد الحميد الكيالي (المعهد الفرنسي للشرق الأدنى)، عامر الحافي (المعهد الملكي للدراسات الدينية) يطلق المعهد الفرنسي للشرق الأدنى- إفبو سلسلة من الحلقات النقاشية/ المحاضرات تحت مظلة « الأديان والمجتمعات: وجهات نظر مقارنة ». تهدف هذه الأنشطة العلمية إلى استكشاف تأسيس الخطابات السياسية بناءً على التعددية الدينية والاجتماعية في الشرق الأوسط وأوربا...

Revisiting Arab-Islamic Intellectual Legacy in Times of Conflict and Crises

Ifpo (The French Institute of the Near East)– Jordan,  RIIFS (The Royal Institute for Inter-Faith Studies)– Jordan & ISO (The Institute of Oriental Studies)– Kosovo Organisers Abdul-Hameed Al-Kayyali (Ifpo), Amer Al-Hafi (RIIFS) The French Institute of the Near East (Ifpo) introduces a new series of webinars/ seminars/ conferences: « Religions and Societies: Crossing  Perspectives ». These activities seek to explore the construction of political discourses on religious and...

Usages et informalité dans les espaces ouverts métropolitains en Méditerranée

Mercredi 31 mars 5ème journée d’étude sur la gouvernance des espaces ouverts métropolitains Axe 4 du programme de l’EFR « Métropoles : crises et mutations dans l’espace euro-méditerranéen » Ce séminaire porte sur l’informalité des usages dans les espaces ouverts urbains et périurbains, comme les usages des trames vertes et bleues, l’habitat spontané, les activités agricoles temporaires, le réinvestissement citoyen d’espaces abandonnés ou en attente de...

أزمات لبنان: أملاك الدولة كبش الفداء

Wednesday, March 24th, 2021 04:00 PM Beirut Seminar in arabic language  (Slides in english) Registration : https://zoom.us/j/91754361913?pwd=T2xnTlhlZXQza2ZCby9yTHFEaVR3dz09 Meeting ID: 917 5436 1913 / Passcode: 4TTGXU Contact & Information : Rouba Wehbe, Rouba.wehbe@sciencespo.fr | Petra Samah, petra.samaha@sciencespo.fr لطالما تم طرح الخصخصة كحل سحري لأزمات لبنان من إعادة إعمار بيروت إلى تطوير الخدمات الأساسية كالكهرباء والاتصالات. بين تشابك المصالح الخاصة وصنّاع القرار، قلّما تم نقاش الخصخصة –أو التأميم-...