11 April 2018
Banksy graffiti in Bethlehem, Palestine “La petite fille et le soldat”

Mediation: a key tool for pacification

How can one understand, interpret and explain international mediation? Is it possible to distinguish different forms of international mediation in the violent political conflicts of the post-Cold War era? Milena […]
21 February 2018
Claude Dityvon, "199-30A-LA COURNEUVE-BIDONVILLE-1967. CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 FR

What has become of slum children?

What do people who have spent their childhood in slums become? Are they doomed to a lifetime of poverty? Are they still stigmatized decades later? These are the issues that […]
2 October 2017

Commemorating the Holocaust after the war

Simon Perego, a recent PhD graduate from Sciences Po’s History Center devoted his thesis, supervised by Claire Andrieu, to commemorations of the Holocaust in the Jewish community in Paris between […]
30 September 2017

Youth in France: “a rejected citizenship”

Tom Chevalier, a recent PhD graduate of the Center for European Studies, devoted his thesis – under the supervision of Bruno Palier – to public policies targeting the youth in […]
28 February 2017

Policies at the margin of cities

In 2016 Thomas Aguilera received three awards* for his thesis on public policies towards squats and slums. He examines the ability (or inability) of public actors to govern squats and […]
15 February 2017

The making of urban projects in France

How are new urban neighborhoods developed and built? What policy goals do they meet and what constraints shape them? How do professionals, including architects, assert their expertise in these projects? […]
20 May 2016

The children of immigrants are not doomed to failure

INED research officer and Nuffield College (Oxford) associate member, Mathieu Ichou wrote his doctoral thesis on the origins of educational inequalities and of the academic paths of the children of […]
20 May 2016

To be represented at the International Labour Organization

Currently a lecturer in political science at Sciences Po Grenoble and a researcher at PACTE, Marieke Louis wrote her thesis on representativeness at the International Labour Organization. A recipient of […]