UNESCO Chair in Social Learning and Sustainable Development (910) , established in 2010 at the University of Wageningen (The Netherlands)


Social learning, education for sustainable development.


The research programme of this UNESCO Chair will look for commonalities and differences between the various interpretations and uses of social learning in the context of sustainable development with the aim of providing a theoretically sound and practically relevant basis for education and learning for sustainable development.

Host Institution

The University of Wageningen (The Netherlands)

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network


Contact: Prof. Arjen Wals, UNESCO Chairholder

The University of Wageningen

P.O. Box 9101

6700 HB Wageningen

The Netherlands

E-mail: Arjen.Wals(at)