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28 February 2017
Lieutenant Colonel Charles Vaughan, Commandant Commando Depot, inspecting French troops during a parade to mark Bastille Day at Achnacarry in Scotland, 17 July 1943. Crédits : collections of the Imperial War Museums.

A new perspective on the Allied war effort during the Second World War

How did cooperation between the British army and Allied forces work? How were the “free French” in particular integrated into the British armed forces and […]
20 February 2017
Agence ERA PROVAIX du centre commercial Neptuna aux abords de la RDn 8 Route de Violesi à Bouc Bel Air

What policies promote home ownership?

What are the paths to home ownership in Europe and how have they changed over the past forty years? How can the tenure structure and […]
15 February 2017
Light pollution in Europe, 2002.Crédits : NASA

The Post-crisis Legitimacy of the European Union

The financial crisis that the European Union experienced and the EU’s response to the crisis challenged its legitimacy. How can this be remedied? On what […]
14 February 2017
Dr. Andrei Dmitrievich Sakharov / CC BY 2.0. David.

Vulnerability of Knowledge and Nuclear

At a time when all states with nuclear weapons are launching multi-decade programs to “modernize” their arsenal, it is important to recognize that our societies’ […]
4 February 2017

What pathways will lead to decarbonisation?

The Paris Agreement substantially increased the need to better understand the economic, social and environmental implications of the decarbonisation to which the global community has […]
1 February 2017

Occupational risks under scrutiny

All work environments carry risks for employees. Some risks are present in many sectors, while others are more specific; some are easily identifiable and/or identified, […]
1 February 2017

Urban insecurity, a social issue

How can urban insecurity be categorized in terms of risk exposure and in terms of perception? Does this perception vary based on socio-professional class, political […]
25 January 2017

Will Paris become a green city?

“Paris lacks green spaces”: how many times has this statement been made?! A strong need for Nature has become apparent among the citizens of one […]
24 June 2016

The political and social life of identification papers in Africa

The political and social life of identification papers in Africa is a project supported by the National Agency for Research for the 2016-2019 timeframe, and […]