UNESCO Chair on Peace and Tolerance through languages and Civic Education (478), established in 1999 at Minsk State Linguistic University (Belarus).


Culture of Peace, multilingual education.


  • The purpose of the UNESCO Chair shall be to promote the ideas of humanism and culture of peace in Belarusian society by teacher training and creating a system of civic education through the teaching and learning of languages.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Education; UNESCO Office in Moscow.


Prof. Natalia Baranova, Minsk State Linguistic University
E-Mail address - mslu(at)
Work Phone - 375 17 288 15 44
Fax - 375 17 236 75 04
Street - Zaharov 21 str.
City - Minsk
Postal Code - 220034
Country - Belarus