On December 2016, IDEFIE signed a framework agreement for cooperation with Senghor University of Alexandria aiming at providing mutual scientific and technical support and developing common actions to strengthen Francophone networks in the field of Public Policy Expertise within the Francophonie. Education systems, health systems, heritage preservation policies and sustainable development were targeted as priorities.
The Senghor University of Alexandria is a direct operator of the Francophonie. It is a prestigious institution with a professional objective, working in development activities and offering multi-disciplinary training in sustainable development. The University has created a Francophone network of internationally renowned speakers.