Hungary

UNESCO Chair in Human Rights (794), established in 2008 at the Department of European Studies of the Eötvös Lorand University, Budapest (Hungary).

Fields/Disciplines

Human Rights.

Objectives

  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in the field of human rights .
  • 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 Hungary.

 The objective of its activities shall be:

  • To contribute to the professional education of social scientists in the field of human rights
  • Increasing awareness of human rights problems in the general public.

Host institution

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Social and Human Sciences.

Contact

Prof. Dr Gábor Halmai, Eötvös Lorand University, Department of European Studies, Department of Constitutional Law and Political Science, School of Law and Economics
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address - halmaigabor(at)gmail.com
Work Phone - (36-1) 200-5018
Fax - (36-1) 200-5018
Street - Egyetem tér.
City - Budapest
Postal Code - H-1053
Country - Hungary