Institut des Hautes Etudes de l'Amérique latine
Centre de recherche et de documentation sur les Amériques


The IHEAL-CREDA: a dynamic centre for international exchange and cooperation

- More than 50 cooperation agreements with universities and research centres from  more than twelve Latin-American countries for the benefit of student mobility, teaching personnel exchange, joint-diplomas and research projects.
If you are a Teaching Institute or Research Centre wishing to develop a cooperation project with the IHEAL-CREDA, please contact the Office of International Relations.
Consult here the list of our  university cooperation agreements

- Specific partnerships with diplomatic missions, French, European and international Institutions and networks
The IHEAL-CREDA actively partners with diplomatic missions in Latin America to foster programmes supporting research, taught programmes and joint-diplomas. The institute is a major actor in European networks on Latin America (CEISAL and REDIAL) and in the French Network  “Institut des Amériques”.
If you are an Embassy, a French,  European or American Institution interested in developing a cooperation project with the IHEAL-CREDA, please contact the Office of International Relations.
Consult here the list of  our partnerships.

- Scientific advice to media, representatives from the public and private sector in France, as well as in Europe and Latin America
The IHEAL counts with a broad network of correspondents in all Latin-American countries and a solid knowledge progressively built allowing its researchers to provide rigorous, quality advice on current issues. At the same time, the IHEAL is a focal point for experience and knowledge exchanges between Europe and Latin America know.
If you work for the media, please  contact the Office of Communication and Public Affairs. If you are an institution or an enterprise, please  contact the Office of International Relations.

- Visiting Professorships-Chairs: thanks to four chairs for visiting professors, created with the support of the French ministry of education and research, several foreign professors and researchers specialised in Latin-American human and social sciences, come every year to the IHEAL-CREDA.
If you are a professor interested in coming to teach a semester or a year at IHEAL, please consult our page of  Visiting Professorships-Chairs and the  Yearly Call for Candidature.
Contactez le responsable administratif des chaires.

- Partnerships to support students access to the professional space
The IHEAL has built a portal specifically devoted to promoting its students’ and alumni access to the professional world. This tool has been developed with the support of and in close cooperation with the public and private sector, in order to fine-tune training and internship offers to the working reality and contribute to student’s employability. 
If you are an amployer and wish to propose a job or internship offer, please  post your offer here, consult the information about the French "taxe d'apprentissage", contact the Office of Occupational Integration for more information on our alumni.

- Pierre-Monbeig Library Partnerships  
Boasting one of the three best European collections on works and articles specialised in Latin America, the Pierre Monbeig Library is associated to the French National Library. Likewise, it participates to several relevant networks (particularly at European level within the REDIAL), as well as to an active policy of publications exchange in cooperation with the IHEAL Publications.  Contact the Pierre Monbeig Library.  If you are a Library, a Documentation centre or an Institution interested in publications exchange, please  contact our Library Staff. Consult the list of our Library Partners.

- Find out about the  IHEAL-CREDA Publications!

- The Council for strategic guidance (COS)
It is a consultative body responsible for identifying IHEAL chief development strategies and areas, to further its international advancement. It is formed by selected personalities coming from the entrepreneurial, academic and institutional milieus (public administration, researchers, cultural and associative sectors).
Consult the list of COS members.