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Participate to a series of online CIMPA courses on "Modern Tools for Rational Points on Curves over Finite Fields"!

Online CIMPA Courses by Stefano Marseglia (Utrecht University, Netherlands), Christophe Ritzenthaler (Université Rennes 1/ UCA France) and Anna Somoza (Université Rennes 1).

Click here for more details on the courses.

The candidates have to apply on the web page.

The applications must be submitted by March 5, 2021.


Participate to a series of online CIMPA courses by Prof. Jorge Mozo Fernández!

Online CIMPA Courses by Prof. Jorge Mozo Fernández (University of Valladolid, Spain) filmed at Nesin Mathematical Village (Turkey).

Click here for more details on the courses.

The candidates have to apply on the web page

The applications must be submitted by March 12, 2021.

zbMATH becomes Open Access!

Great news! 

 "zbMATH", mathematics-reviewing service, is now freely available to all online.

Poster of 2021 African Mathematical Schools (AMS)

Discover and download the poster of 2021 African Mathematical Schools (EMA) by clicking here.

Interview with Michel Waldschmidt

Discover the interview with Michel Waldschmidt, recipient of the 2021 Bertrand Russell Prize and member of CIMPA by clicking here.


New Activity: Online CIMPA Courses!

Due to travel restrictions, the CIMPA Courses offer an online version with the possibility for the speaker to come to CIMPA (Nice, France) to record their courses.

Project submissions are possible throughout the year.

For more information, please click here


The 2021 Bertrand Russell Prize is awarded to Michel Waldschmidt!

The 2021 Bertrand Russell Prize is awarded to Michel Waldschmidt, Professor Emeritus at Sorbonne Université Pierre et Marie Curie and member of CIMPA, in recognition of his outstanding contributions to graduate schools and mathematical research in developing countries, and of his sustained commitment to building bridges between mathematical communities around the world.

Throughout his career, Waldschmidt has worked tirelessly toward the development of graduate schools in more than 30 countries across five continents, both through lecturing and serving on advisory committees.

Fourth "Meetings of Young African Researchers in France"

On December 10 and 11, 2020, APSA (Association pour la Promotion Scientifique de l’Afrique) is organizing two afternoon webinars to develop contacts between France and Africa.

For PhD students, postdoctoral fellows from sub-Saharan Africa currently in France: call for papers (10 minutes) to be sent before November 25,  2020.

- Consult the presentation and registration procedures by clicking here

Emalca 2020: First Virtual School

For the first time there will be a virtual EMALCA, which will take place from December 7 to 11, 2020!

Registration is open until November 7, 2020.

Fore more information, please click here

New: Online CIMPA Pre-School El Salvador 2020

Online CIMPA Pre-School El Salvador 2020

Algebraic Methods in Topology

Online CIMPA Pre-School “Algebraic Methods in Topology”, December 14-19, 2020. This Pre-School consists in 4 online mini-courses covering foundational topics in Algebra and Topology as preparation for the CIMPA School “Algebraic Methods in Topology” to be held in El Salvador in 2022.

This Pre-School is aimed for senior-undergraduate and graduate math students.

West Asian Mathematical Schools (WAMS): New Deadline !

The WAMS committee decided to postpone the deadline for submitting an application to November 15, 2020. 

For more information, please click here.

Christophe Ritzenthaler, New Executive Director of CIMPA

CIMPA is pleased to introduce its new Executive Director, Christophe Ritzenthaler

He succeeds Ludovic Rifford who is resuming his teaching service as a professor at the Université Côte d'Azur.

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Proclaim of the results - Ibni Prize 2020

Jean-Michel Marin, president of the Société Française de Statistique (SFDS), Olivier Goubet, president of the Société de Mathématiques Appliquées et Industrielles (SMAI), Fabien Durand, president of the Société Mathématique de France (SMF), are pleased to announce that the Ibni Oumar Mahamat Saleh Prize 2020 has been awarded to Zobo Vincent de Paul Ablé & Audace Dossou-Olory.

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PACOM 2021

The 10th Pan African Congress of Mathematicians (PACOM 2021) “Mathematics and the challenges of the African development ” will be held from August 2 to 7, 2021 in Brazzaville (Congo).
For more information, please visite the event website.

New Poster 2021 CIMPA Schools

Discover and download the Poster of 2021 CIMPA Schools by clicking here