Open Doors

The French Embassy in Pakistan and Alliances Française Lahore & Karachi have jointly launched a “Open Doors in Pakistan” program for organizing a series of lectures at Alliance Française Lahore and in different partner institutions for sharing with Pakistani intellectuals, academics, students and journalists the works of French anthropologists, economists and opinion-makers on different topics related to Pakistan and the Region in which it is situated.

The aim of this program is initiate a dialogue between French academics and intellectuals and their Pakistani counterparts. Extensive consultation was carried out with French research organisms and researchers as well as our partner institutions in Pakistan for identifying the areas which may be of interest to the local audiences.

Upcoming Conferences:

Speaker Name From Toppic Date

Previous Conferences:

Speaker Name From Toppic Date
Bertrand BADIE Sciences Po Paris New Conflicts in International Relations. February 2019
Bertrand BADIE Sciences Po Paris Global South and the International Order February 2019
Prof. Alice Baillat CERI Sciences Po Paris and IRIS France Climate Change and Climatic Refugees/Migrations December 2018
Prof. Christian Lequesne CERI Sciences Po Paris European Union and Brexit November 2018
Aurélie Salvaire Shiftbalance BE A MAN “MAARD BAN” December 2017
Slimane Zéghidour Study Center Europe The Image of ‘Muslim’ in Europe  April 2017
Jean-François Di Meglio ASIA Centre The economic, environmental, strategic conséquences of the new silk roads December 2016
Jean-Luc Racine ASIA Centre Can 2016 build upon the ambiguous legacy of 2015? February 2016
Clément Therme CADIS – EHESS The Russian-Iranian agreement: Marriage of convenience or strategic partnership? January 2016
Laurent Bonnefoy  CERI – Sciences Po Yemen in war: a political assessment and strategic evaluation November 2015
Hamit Bozarslan CESPRA – EHESS Religion, secularism and nation in Turkey October  2015
Olivier Mongin Spirit Journal  A globalization urban multifaceted and burst  October  2015
Christophe Jaffrelot CERI – Sciences Po Pakistan’s syndrome, instability and resilience September 2015
Pascal Boniface IRIS The world order and the international crisis September 2015
Stéphane Dudoignon CETOBAC – EHESS The interactions between the Iranian and Indian worlds in religion, in modern times May 2015
Michel Boivin CRHQ – CNRS Islam and social forms of domination: Pakistan through the prism of anthropology April 2015
Jean-Joseph Boillot CEPII How the new Giants design the world and what are the challenge for Pakistan April 2015
Jean-Pierre Perrin Libération Being a journalist today March 2015
Laurent Gayer CERI Cities at War: Violent frame cityscapes March 2015