Algeria

UNESCO Chair in popular culture (670), established in 2005 at the University of Aboubekr Belkaid-Tlemcen, Tlemcen (Algeria).       

Fields/Disciplines

Cultural and social anthropology, literature, popular art, dialectology.

Objectives

  • The purpose of the Chair shall be to promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in the fields of en Cultural and social anthropology, literature, popular art, dialectology.
  • It will serve as a means of facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the University and other institutions in Algeria. This collaboration is a result of the efforts headed by UNESCO in the field of cultural policies and intercultural dialogue, as well as the promotion of cultural diversity.

Host Institution

  • Université de Aboubekr Belkaid-Tlemcen

Partnership

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Culture, UNESCO Rabat.

Contact

Pr. Noureddine Ghoualy, Recteur, Université de Aboubekr Belkaid-Tlemcen, Faculté des Lettres et sciences humaines
B.P. 138
Tlemcen
13000
Algérie
Work Phone - +213-43-21-15-32/ +213 43 20 23 36
Fax - +213-43-21-15-32/ +213 43 20 41 89