Goals and Activities


The program encourages researchers to conduct investigations, acting projects and training in South regions, outside them original context, providing resources and partnerships for exchange knowledge and projects. Sephis values alternative sources and methodologies, be it in academia, politics and culture, especially consistent with realities and modes of apprehension and interpretation of local cultures themselves.

Main activities

Dissemination of academic knowledge

(through the E-magazine, publications, translations, lecture tours and policy dialogues);

Training workshops for young researchers;

South-South exchange programmes to stimulate networks and projects

Strategic research in partnership with like-minded agents and stakeholders