The Work of FISP

World Congress of Philosophy

FISP sponsors the World Congress of Philosophy every five years, hosted by the country of one of its member societies. It also sponsors major international conferences and other philosophical meetings of more limited scope. The next World Congress of Philosophy will be held in Melbourne, Australia in July 2023.

International Philosophy Olympiad

The International Philosophy Olympiad is held annually under the auspices of FISP with the recognition and support of UNESCO.

Newsletter

The FISP Newsletter appears twice a year, with information concerning its activities and contribution to the universal role of philosophy, information concerning the activities of its members, and available information concerning philosophical activities and global prospects from all over the world.

Publications

Philosophes critiques d’eux-mêmes /
Philosophers on Their Own Work /
Philosophische Selbstbetrachtungen

Edited by André Mercier and Maja Svilar
Bern und Frankfurt/M: Verlag Hubert Lang, 1975, 1976  (2 volumes)

Philosophy and Cultural Development
Edited by Ioanna Kuçuradi and Evandro Agazzi
Ankara: FISP / Philosophical Society of Turkey, 1993.

The Idea of Development Between its Past and its Future
Edited by Ioanna Kuçuradi
Ankara: FISP / Philosophical Society of Turkey, 1993.

The Idea and the Documents of Human Rights
Edited by Ioanna Kuçuradi
Ankara: FISP / Philosophical Society of Turkey, 1995.

Teaching Philosophy on the Eve of the Twenty-First Century
Edited by David Evans and Ioanna Kuçuradi
Ankara: FISP / Philosophical Society of Turkey, 1998.

Les philosophes et la technique
Edited by Gilbert Hottois and Pascal Chabot
Paris: Librarie Philosophique J. Vrin, 2003.

Socrate pour tous: Enseigner la philosophie aux non-philosophes /
Socrates for Everybody: Teaching Philosophy to Non-Philosophers

Edited by Jean Ferrari, Peter Kemp, David Evans, and Nelly Robinet-Bruyère
Paris: Librarie Philosophique J. Vrin, 2003.

The Idea of Values
Edited by William L. McBride
Charlottesville: Philosophy Documentation Center, 2003.

A Short History of the International Federation of Philosophical Societies (FISP)
By Evandro Agazzi
Ankara: FISP / Philosophical Society of Turkey, 2003.

FISP Archives

The FISP Archives contain materials related to the administration and past activities of the Federation. These records include administrative correspondence, FISP meeting documents, and various World Congress planning materials. These records are preserved at the Institute of Philosophy of the University of Düsseldorf (Germany).