Partnership with CECRI

The Partnership between CERIS and the "Center d'Etude des Crises et Conflits Internationaux" - CECRI is a cooperation related to the training and research activities achieved through the participation of Professors and Researchers of "CECRI" in the CERIS training courses and in addition by the joint organization of conferences and seminars and the exchange of databases. The Director of CECRI is currently Professor Tanguy Struye de Swielande who is also a member of the Academic & Scientific Board of CERIS.

The "Centre d'Etude des Crises et Conflits Internationaux" - CECRI is a research centre belonging to the Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium. Its central aim is to provide analyses and to conduct academic research on contemporary international crises and conflicts. Research at CECRI is organized around three topics: Memory and conflict resolution, International management of the conflicts in the 21st century, Powers on the international scene: geopolitics and foreign policy. These research programmes are launched for a renewable period of five years. They guide the priorities of the CECRI's activity at every level (publication, networks, teaching...). As a part of the School of political and social sciences of the "faculté des Sciences Politiques, Economiques, Sociales et de Communication" of the Université Catholique de Louvain, CECRI plays a role in the training of students in international relations.