Issouf Binaté

Issouf Binaté is a researcher in the history department at Université Alassane Ouattara (Côte d’Ivoire). His research interests include Arab-Islamic education, the revival of Sufi Islam, and Islamic faith-based NGOs in Côte d'Ivoire (including organizations from Arab Muslim countries). During these projects, he benefited several fellowship programs, particularly of the African Studies Center Leiden in 2013, École des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) in Paris (France), Department of African Studies and Anthropology of the University of Birmingham (England) in 2016, Leibniz – Zentrum Moderner Orient (L-ZMO) in Berlin (Germany) in 2018, and more recently Institut Français des Etudes Anatolennes (IFEA) in Istanbul (Turkey) in 2019.

Since january 2019, he is an associate researcher at the Chair of Contemporary Islam in West Africa (ICAO) at the Université du Québec à Montreal (UQAM) in Canada.

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l’Université Alassane Ouattara de Bouaké
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