Burundi

UNESCO Chair in Education for Peace and conflicts resolution (52), established in 1999 at the National University of Burundi (Burundi).

Fields/Disciplines

Peaceful resolution of conflicts; Education for peace.

Objectives

  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities in service of education for peace and peaceful resolution of conflicts as well as human rights, democracy and tolerance.
  • To facilitate regional and sub-regional collaboration between high-level researchers and professors with the staff of the University.

Host Institution

  • National University of Burundi.

Document

Progress report 2008 (short version)

UNESCO Sector /Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Social and Human Sciences

Contact

Prof. Gérard Niyungeko, Université nationale du Burundi UNESCO Chairholder, UNESCO Chair in Education for Peace and conflicts resolution
E-Mail - bujumbura@unesco.org
Work Phone - +(257) 236 4 25/ + (257) 222 059
Cellular Phone - +(257) 912 568
Fax - +(257) 236 427 /+(257) 223 288/ 223 491
Street - B.P. 1550
City - Bujumbura
Country - Burundi