Missions

The University of Pau and Pays de l'Adour (UPPA) has defined two values that guide its research activity:

  • reconciling science and society for a sustainable progress
  • acting within a territory.

For the period 2022-2026, these values are expressed in five interdisciplinary missions focused on societal issues. Expressed in a language that can be understood by the greatest number of people, these missions are intended to encompass all the stakeholders in the region around the UPPA teams.

They are structured in several autonomous programmes, each of which will have its own production of knowledge and know-how and are intended to be supported by high-level training courses. These five missions are :