Former Senior Fellow and RAMSES Co-Editor

Research interests:

  • International relations
  • European construction
  • Global issues : globalization, environment, law in the international system


Philippe Moreau Defarges, born in 1943, is a former French diplomat and senior fellow at the French Institute of International Relations - IFRI. From 2002 to 2015, he co-edited its yearly survey RAMSES.

Philippe Moreau Defarges has taught International Relations and Geopolitics at Université de Paris-II Panthéon-Assas, and the Institute of Political studies (SciencePo), Paris. He is a graduate from the École nationale d'administration (ENA).


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The European Union is facing a tremendous challenge: coming out of the crisis unified. Every summit is both labeled the one of all hopes and the one of the last chance. Information keeps coming in, which hampers a good comprehension of the situation. 

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