UNESCO Chair for Teaching, Training, and Research in the field of Human Rights (146), established in 1996 at Mohammed V University (Morocco).


Disciplines related to the Human Rights.


  • To develop in Morocco and to promote in the other Arab countries, an integrated system of initial advanced (doctorate) and continuous training activities in the field of the Human Rights.
  • To promote research and the publication of periodicals and specialized studies.
  • To promote the development in Morocco of documentation and information infrastructures in the field of Human Rights.

Host Institution


  • UNESCO Chairs in Human Rights.

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Social and Human Sciences.


Prof. Ali Sedjari, Université Mohamed V, Faculté des sciences juridiques, économiques et sociales
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address - sedjariali(at)
Work Phone - + (212 61) 55 67 49
Fax - + (212 37) 67 45 82
Street - BD des Nations Unies
City - Rabat-Agdal
Postal Code - BP 721
Country - Morocco