UNESCO Chair in Teaching, Research, Human Rights Education, Democracy and Peace (1), established in 1995 at the University of Oran-Es Senia (Algeria).


Disciplines related to human rights.


  • To promote an integrated system of research, formation, information and documentation activities in the field of human rights, democracy and peace.
  • To work out a study plan on humans right, democracy and peace to be used in the programs of the University as a contribution to the work in progress through a system of continuing education.
  • To gradually develop a widened national system for continuing education in human rights, democracy and peace, including special programmes in human rights and democracy for the teaching staff of primary and secondary education establishments, as well as for the elected officials of national, governmental and municipal organizations, lawyers, soldiers, media etc.

Host Institution


  • Observatoire national des droits de l'homme (Algeria).

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Social and Human Sciences.


Prof. Abdelkader Derbal, Université d'Oran-Es Sénia
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address - cunesco_univoran(at)
Work Phone - (213) 41 58 19 47
Fax - (213) 41 58 19 41
Street - El M'naouer
City - Oran 31000
Postal Code - BP 1109
Country - Algérie