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A call for application for the next Director of CIMPA (International Centre of Pure and Applied Mathematics) is now open. The new Director will start his/her term of office in September 2020. The candidate should be a well recognized mathematician with a commitment to promoting research in mathematics in the developing world and good practice of administrative duties. The term is for four years, renewable once.

19 CIMPA Courses for the period March 2019-September 2019

CIMPA is happy to announce the list of CIMPA Courses that will be funded for the period March 2019-September 2019:


Bobo Dioulasso (Burkina Faso): "Ten Lectures on Tilings" by Thomas FERNIQUE (CNRS & Univ. Paris 13, France).

Cotonou (Benin): " Apprentissage statistique et datamining " by Simplice DOSSOU-GBETE (Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, France).

Maputo (Mozambique): "Desenho de experimentos", by Javier CASTRO CANTALEJO (Complutense University of Madrid, Spain)

Happy New Year 2019 !

The CIMPA team wishes you all the best for this new year!



This day is organized by the Centre international de mathématiques pures et appliquées (CIMPA), the National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), and the French National Commission for UNESCO (CNFU), under the sponsorship of the Academy of Sciences and an Honorary Committee.

We are pleased to announce "Maths Day for Development" to be held on Friday, March 15, 2019 at UNESCO (Paris).

The Scientific Council met in Paris to study the projects of CIMPA Research Schools for 2020

The Scientific Council of CIMPA has had a two days meeting at the Université Paris Descartes to work on project proposals of CIMPA Research Schools for 2020. CIMPA is very grateful to all the members of this council for their time and energy. The selection of schools will be finalized during the next CIMPA Steering Committee meeting in Nice on January 24-25, 2019.


Thank you to everyone who was directly or indirectly involved to CIMPA's actions since 40 years

WINTER SCHOOL on "Applied Non-Linear Dynamics" at AIMS Senegal (February 2019)

WINTER SCHOOL on "Applied Non-Linear Dynamics" at AIMS Senegal.
M'Bour , Senegal 04 - 08 February 2019.

The school is particularly designed for students in mathematics, physics, and theoretical ecology interested in learning how to describe complex, non-linear natural phenomena with computational tools.

Link to the flyer: https://goo.gl/CHn2Ee
Link to APPLY : https://goo.gl/CpzTwn (Deadline October 31st.)

IHP Trimester : "Analytics, Inference and Computation in Cosmology"

The three new laureates of the CIMPA-CARMIN program have arrived in France to participate in the IHP Trimester "Analytics, Inference and Computation in Cosmology" from September 3th to December 14th, 2018. Before going to IHP in Paris, Shabbir SHAIKH from India, Nirban BOSE from India and Nassima KHALDI from Algeria, are spending one week in Cargèse (Corsica) to attend the kick-off School. We wish them a wonderful IHP Trimester.

11 Supports for Training in Research for the period October 2018-February 2019

CIMPA is happy to announce the list of Supports for Training in Research that will be funded for the period October 2018-February 2019:


Saida (Algeria): " Inférence statistique et théorie de l'information pour des processus markoviens et semi-markoviens " by Vlad Stefan BARBU (Université de Rouen, France).

Ziguinchor (Senegal): " Courbes algébriques pour une arithmétique efficace des corps finis ", by Tony Mack Robert EZOME MINTSA (Université des Sciences et Techniques de Masuku (USTM), Gabon).

General Assembly of June 2018

The next meeting of CIMPA General Assembly will take place on Friday 29 June at 1pm, at Université Paris Descartes, UFR Maths Info, Amphi Fourier, 5th floor, 45 rue des Saint-Pères, 75006 Paris.

Proclamation of the results - Ibni Prize 2018

Ibni Prize 2018 - June 28, 2018

Jean-Michel Marin, president of the Société Fraçaise de Statistique (SFDS)

Thierry Horsin, president of the Société de Mathématiques Appliquées et Industrielles (SMAI)

Stéphane Seuret, president of the Société Mathématique de France (SMF)

are pleased to announce that the Oumar Mahamat saleh's prize 2018 has been awarded to 

Ibrahima Hamidine and El Hadji Abdoulaye Thiam

Call for Proposals 2019 for African Mathematical Schools (EMA)

The call for proposals 2019 for African Mathematical Schools (EMA) is open, more information here.

2020 CIMPA Research Schools Call for projects

The call for projects for 2020 Research Schools is open, more information here.