Ifri is intended for all those who are concerned by international relations, from an economical, political, strategical point of view, by changes, moves and current trends; decision-makers in all spheres of private and public life, the Diplomatic Corps, experts, university lecturers and professors, medias, students and the general public.
Being a research centre and an independent meeting forum owing no allegiance to any political organization, Ifri mirrors the various points of view liable to improve the discussion, without favouring any in particular.
Ifri keeps in contact with a vast network of experts, originating from research centres all over the world, which enables to constantly renew and enrich the exchange of views with Ifri's researchers.
According to a study conducted by the University of Pennsylvania and published by Foreign Policy in January 2009, Ifri is the sole French institute which ranks in 2008 and 2009, among the 10 most influential think tanks in the world (excluding the United States).
Ifri's status, as a non-profit organization, enables the membership:
For any additional information, please kindly contact the Strategic Development Directorate: