The European and Ibero-American Academy of Yuste Foundation, an entity that originated from the merger between the European Academy of Yuste Foundation and the Extremaduran Centre for Studies and Cooperation with Ibero-America, is a public non-profit-making body of cultural, scientific, research and disseminating nature integrated in the foundational public sector of the Regional Government of Extremadura.

The Foundation’s registered office is at the Royal Monastery of Yuste, the place chosen by Charles V as a retreat to reflect during the last years of his life, thus making it one of the key places of Europe’s history and memory.


To contribute to the momentum and consolidation of the existing linkages between Extremadura, Europe and Ibero-America under the principles of loyalty, respect for the respective identity, mutual benefit and solidarity.


To support the promotion of democracy, the respect for human rights, the furtherance of international peace and concord, as well as the development of all peoples and nations in the world through the promotion of culture, research, the dissemination of knowledge and social integration.

Working areas

Research | Education | Dissemination | Culture | Cooperation