Associations – Useful links
Member of FIRST-TF network, “Paris-Montagne” association mobilize scientific community to develop new mediation ways. The target audience is young people who have a limited acces to research. This association uses science for each young people to develop his decision and action-making power. Through its diferrent activities, this association invents a space where young people and researchers can discuss directly.
Some examples of supported operations by Paris-Montagne association: “Science Académie” for secondary schools in priority neighboorhood, the Paris-Montagne science festival for Francilien young people, “Questions de Sciences, Enjeux Citoyens” project which uses travelling, playfull and participative exhibition for Francilien people.
“Atouts Sciences” is an association which is engaged in several actions of scientific culture vulgarization and spreading, in partnership with other associations or institutions of Ile-de-France. These actions are based on talks about scientific experiments, conferences and debates, stand animation, labs visites. The target audience is young people from nursery school to preparatory classes for the “grandes écoles”. The experiments, conferences, workshops, are prepared by researchers, teachers, PhD candidates, all volunteers and motivated.
“Les Dealers de Sciences” is an association related to IMST (“Information et Médiation Scientifique et Technique”) master’s degree of Bordeaux Montaigne’s University. Since ten years this association takes part to mediate social and scientific themes in Bordeaux. Beyond knowledge spreading and communication, this association aims to build a transdisciplinary reflexion on current topics.