On 7 and 8 Octobre 2015 CEFRES Platform and its new premises within the Czech Academy of Sciences were inaugurated. In 2015, the AV ČR built a brand new library in order to host CEFRES’s more than 6,000 volumes along with its team and Prague’s Francophone readers.
The new library was inaugurated during a ceremony on 7 October at 5PM, in the presence of French Ambassador Jean-Pierre Asvazadourian, president of AV ČR, Prof. Jiří Drahoš, and rector of Charles University, Prof. Tomáš Zima. Representatives from CNRS, Pascal Marty and Diane Brami, as well as Philippe Devaud from the French MFO, had also made the trip to Prague. Colleagues from the three partners of CEFRES Platform were many to attend, including Pro-rector in charge of European Affairs Prof. Lenka Rovná, and Vice-President of the Czech Academy’s section III in Social Sciences and Humanities, Prof. Pavel Baran.