Convention signed for launch of program to help welcome scientists in exile

Monday, January 16, 2017

Signature de la convention avec Thierry Mandon

Thierry Mandon, Secretary of State for Higher Education and Research, signed the convention marking the launch of the program to help welcome scientists in exile. The Collège de France will be responsible for running the program and the sponsorship committee will meet on this occasion.

The Secretary of State for Higher Education and Research, Thierry Mandon, announced the launch of a program to welcome scientists in danger during the symposium entitled "Migrations, Refugees, Exile" at the Collège de France on October 13. He asked Edith Heard, Professor at the Collège de France and Alain Prochiantz, Collège de France Administrator to put together a high-level sponsorship committee to support the program's implementation.

Find out more about the welcome program