Fassin is recognized "for his research work on moral economies and the innovative perspective it offers on the analysis of international humanitarian aid and the treatment of poverty, immigration, and asylum in France."
Fassin accepted the award during a ceremony in Paris on September 25, 2019.
The foundation has also produced a video portrait of Professor Fassin, covering his experience, his research, and the link between research and action. Watch in the window below, or at this link.
Read more at the French Red Cross Foundation.