Fonds francophone de la recherche (FFR)

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16-18 Oct 1993, Mauritius, by Conférence au sommet des chefs d'Etat et de gouvernement des pays ayant le français en partage (Sommet de la Francophonie). Operational from 1994. Operated by Agence universitaire de La Francophonie (AUF). Also referred to as Fonds multilatéral francophone de la recherche. Ceased to exist.


Strengthen cooperation among universities and in scientific research, in particular that carried out in countries of the South, and especially in Africa south of the Sahara; respond to urgent requirements and opportunities of needy research teams, laboratories and centres; transfer administrative and research know-how from North to South.

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Priorities: consolidation of UREF's thematic research networks focused on cultural and economic development; regional schools to doctoral level; associated French-speaking laboratories; young research teams; concerted research activity; research scholarships; structural assistance.


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Relations with 1 non-governmental organizations.
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Members in 0 countries
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Subjects *

  • Commerce
    • Funds
  • Research, Standards
    • Research
  • Education
    • Universities
  • Language
    • Language Speaking
  • Philosophy
    • Knowledge

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 4: Quality Education



Last News Received

30. Oct 2003
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