The Forum of Federations


With its content richness and its specific focus, this website represents a very useful tool for scholars devoted to the study of federalism and federal systems. Updated news sources from around the world are provided on a daily basis.


This website is managed by a group of academics based in Canada and supported by former ministers from several countries


For a large number of records detailed annotation and metainfos are provided. The webpages are offered in two languages, English and French, and many publications are available in several languages

Information density

This site offers a very large amount of info on the forum's activities and, above all, many and rich research material on federal systems. Articles, books, videos and links to external websources are also available

Content Pertinence to Political Science

With its specific focus on federal systems, the website provides key contents for political scientists and researchers

Updating Rate

With a good overall updating frequency, in some sections new records are added on a daily basis