IRIC entertains a network of cooperation ties. Cooperation ties exist between IRIC and the following:
The University Institute of Advance International Studies, in Geneva Switzerland;
The Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies (IDIS), in Nairobi , Kenya;
The St. Augustine Institute of International Relations in Trinidad and Tobago;
The Mediterranean Academy of Diplomatic Studies, Malta;
The Francophonie Inter-Governmental Agency;
The Universities of XEJIANG and NANCHANG in China;
The Institute of Diplomacy of the Great Arab Popular Socialist Jamarihiriya of Libya;
The network of African Institutes of Diplomacy;
The Diplomatic Institute of Madrid; and
The Francophonie and Globalisation Institute of Lyon in France.
It follows from the above that IRIC enjoys privileged cooperation ties with a network of international institutions and even organizations. This international cooperation is manifested, amongst others, by the following:
Admission of foreign students into IRIC every year;
The co-hosting of international seminars with institutions such as the Francophonie Inter-Governmental Agency (ACCT), the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAIR), etc;
The holding of monthly conferences known as “The Diplomatic Forum”, during which we have interventions from various resource personalities from the diplomatic world and from the international affairs community.
IRIC equally has an observer status with the African Union.