Prof. Frédéric LANDY, new Director of the IFP

Prof. Frédéric LANDY has been appointed as the new Director of the IFP.

Nov. 1, 2016, 9:40 a.m.

Dr. Christophe PROISY, new Head of the Laboratory of Applied Informatics and Geomatics (LIAG) at the IFP

Dr. Christophe PROISY took up his post as the new Head of the Laboratory of Applied Informatics and Geomatics (LIAG) at the IFP on October 18, 2016.

Oct. 25, 2016, 10:56 a.m.

Water through the eyes of IFP researchers

Photo exhibition entitled "Water through the eyes of IFP researchers" to be held from 27th August to September 11, 2016, in the framework of the Pondy Photo 2016 event.

Sept. 6, 2016, 5:24 p.m.

Twitter account for the French Institute of Pondicherry

The French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP) now has a Twitter account in addition to its Facebook page: https://twitter.com/ifpcom

July 18, 2016, 5:04 p.m.

Visit of the new Ambassador of France in India, Mr. Alexandre ZIEGLER, on June 28, 2016

The new Ambassador of France in India, Mr. Alexandre ZIEGLER, visited the IFP on June 28, 2016.

July 7, 2016, 10:43 a.m.

Workshop on "Cinematics" on June 7-8, 2016

A workshop on "Cinematics" will be held on June 7 and 8, 2016, at the French Institute of Pondicherry.

June 2, 2016, 5 p.m.

Dr. T. Ganesan awarded the title of “Visvaradhya Visvabharati” by the Jangamavadi Mutt, Varanasi

The Jangamavadi Mutt, Varanasi, has honoured, in March 2016, Dr. T. Ganesan, researcher in the Indology Department of the IFP, with the Title “Visvaradhya Visvabharati”, the highest annual award instituted by the Mutt in Varanasi and given to scholars/researchers in Saivism.

March 30, 2016, 5:02 p.m.

Dr. Deviprasad Mishra receives the Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman Award

Dr. Deviprasad Mishra, researcher in the Indology Department of the French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP), received on March 11, 2016, at the Rashtrapati Bhavan ("Presidential Residence") in New Delhi, India, the Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman Award for the year 2015 for his outstanding works as a young scholar in Sanskrit, by the Honourable President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee.

March 15, 2016, 2:36 p.m.

Pondy Photo 2016 workshop on 26th-28th February 2016

The Pondy Photo 2016 workshop will be held at the French Institute of Pondicherry from 26th to 28th February 2016. This event is presented and supported by the IFP, Pondy Art, India Photo archive Foundation and Museo Camera. The IFP is co-organising and hosting this 4 day workshop on vintage photographic processes as part of its ongoing research on the history of Tamil Studio photography.

Feb. 16, 2016, 9:26 a.m.

Water Festival 2016 organised by "All for WATER for All" collective

The WATER FESTIVAL 2016 will be held from 2nd February to 22nd March. It is organised by "All for WATER for All" collective in collaboration with the Government of Puducherry, UNESCO, Centre for Science and Environment, Alliance Francaise, Agence Française de Développement (AFD), French Institute of Pondicherry, and other organisations. The 7 week long festival will focus on one sub-region every week and bring together people, government, experts, institutions and all other stakeholders to work for a sustainable water future.

Feb. 1, 2016, 9:57 a.m.