Philippines

UNESCO-TOYOTA Chair in Children’s Environmental Education (558), established in 2001 at the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB)(Philippines).

Fields/Disciplines

Environmental Education.

Objectives

  • The purpose of the Chair shall be to encourage the children’s participation in environmental events and to develop a Children’s Science Club.
  • To organize a series of training workshops, seminars and exhibits for the benefit of children.
  • To set up monitoring stations for the quality of water, and to carry out such other activities related to the above as may be deemed appropriate by the University, in consultation with UNESCO and Toyota.

Host Institution

Partnership

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Natural Science; UNESCO Office Jakarta.

Contact

Dr Luis Rey I. Velasco, University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB), Office of the Chancellor
Chancellor
E-Mail address -
oc(at)uplb.edu.ph
Work Phone - +63 (49) 536-2567/2894
Fax - +63(49) 536-3673
City - Laguna
Postal Code
- 4031
Country - Philippines

Website

Mr Masayuki Sasanouchi, Toyota Motor Corporation, Environment Affairs Division
Senior General Manager-Environment Affairs Division
Street - 1, Toyota-cho
City - Toyota-shi, Aichi-ken
Postal Code - 471-8571
Country - Japan
Website