Institute of African Studies - Columbia University

Prof. Severine Autesserre awarded Prix Special du Jury

November 21, 2017

Congratulations to Professor Severine Autesserre for receiving the Prix Special du Jury (Special Prize of the Jury) from the Fonds Croix-Rouge Française (French Red Cross Fund). This distinction is awarded to an original trajectory and the quality of the research.

The official announcement was made on 21 November 2017 at the award ceremony in Lebanon. The French Red Cross Fund has also released a video portrait to announce the award: The award will also be announced on their webpage more information in English on this award, visit