UNESCO Chair in Cultural Development (105), established in 1994 at Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, (India).


Cultural development; Art, science and technology.


  • To promote an integrated system of research, training and information and documentation activities in the field of cultural development.
  • To facilitate collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and the research team of the Centre, and other institutions in the Asian Region.

Host Institution

  • Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts. Website

UNESCO Sector/Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network



Prof. Baiyanath Saraswati, Janapada Sampada Division, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts
Work Phone - 91 11 338 3716
Fax - 91 11 338 1139/ 338 82 80
City - Janpath, New Delhi
Postal Code - 6110001
Country - India