The Mission for International Relations of Clermont-Ferrand is a place for knowledge and mutual comprehension for foreign communities.
The Mission For International Relations is organizer or partner of important events, such as International Day (Welcoming day for Foreign Students), Saint-Jean Celebration (portugese Feast), Chinese New Year…
The MIR also organizes several annual events with local or foreign partners such as : European Day, Francophony Day, the Franco-German Week, Africa Days
Finally, The Mission for International Relations launched negociations and created a Confucius Institute of Clermont-Ferrand, to promote Chinese Language and Culture. The centre became autonomous in 2010.