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The Foundation

The French Red Cross Foundation is a research foundation dedicated to humanitarian and social action. A foundation of public utility (FRUP), it represents the will of the French Red Cross to promote scientific knowledge, ethical reflection and social innovation in order to advance action in the service of the most vulnerable.

Calls for applications

The French Red Cross Foundation supports research on humanitarian and social action by awarding about 10 postdoctoral fellowships each year. Consult our current calls for applications!

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The French Red Cross Foundation is involved at the most local level to invent the humanitarian and social action of tomorrow. You can accompany us in this project. Discover all the ways to act with us.


The Foundation strives to disseminate the knowledge generated by its research activities as widely as possible, in particular through the production of quality, open access publications.

23 May 2019

Présentation de la 4ème édition du rapport « Etat...

A l’aide d’enquêtes dans 116 pays, auprès de 28 gouvernements, 1 170 praticiens de l’aide et 5 000 bénéficiaires (Afghanistan, Irak, Ethiopie, RDC, Kenya…) le rapport sur l’étatEtat du système humanitaire vise à : Exposer les besoins humanitaires des trois dernières années Offrir un aperçu du financement alloué pour...

15 April 2019

Security Guidelines: launch of the Arabic version of the...

The Foundation attended in London the presentation of the Arabic version of the Security Guidelines for researchers.

12 April 2019

The Foundation becomes a partner of the Agence universitaire...

The Foundation just signed a partnership agreement with AUF (Agence universitaire de la Francophonie), the world's largest academic network.

3 April 2019

The urban bomb: which impact for humanitarian workers?

The 10th issue of the Review Humanitarian Alternatives has just been released.

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