Côte d'Ivoire

UNESCO Rotating Chair in Intercultural Humanities (74), established in 1994 within the framework of the Santander Group, at the National University of Côte d'Ivoire and University of Ghana, Legon (Côte d'Ivoire).


Philosophy; Social sciences.


  • To promote close co-operation between European and West African universities, as well as between universities of English- and French-speaking West African countries, and an interdisciplinary approach and intercultural perspective in teaching and research of philosophy and social sciences.
  • To enhance capacity building of the faculties/departments through other means, such as provision of material (textbooks, literature).

Host Institution

  • National University of Côte d'Ivoire
  • University of Ghana, Legon

In collaboration with

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network



Prof. Dr. Till Förster, Universität Bayreuth
E-Mail address - till.foerster(at)uni-bayreuth.de
Work Phone - 49 921 553 680
Fax - 49 921 553 684
City - D 95440 Bayreuth
Country - Germany