UBO, IFREMER, CNRS
The Joint Research Unit AMURE is a multidisciplinary research and training centre in social sciences and humanities applied to the sea. AMURE specialises in the study of public policies ans institutions for management and development of coastal and maritime activities and for the protection of marine and coastal ecosystems.
AMURE brings together researchers and lecturers in economics, public and private law, history of law, sociology, anthropology and psychology, from three different research organisations (CNRS, Ifremer, University of Brest). AMURE provides research and research-based training recognised at the international level. The unit is associated with the Human Sciences Institute in Brittany (MSHB), and is involved in interdisciplinary programs in marine sciences, such as those of ISblue Graduate School.