Russian Federation

UNESCO Chair in Human Rights, Peace, Tolerance and International Understanding (385), established in 1999 at Ural A. M. Gorky State University (Russian Federation).

Fields/Disciplines

Disciplines related to human rights, peace, tolerance and international understanding.

Objectives

  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities in the field of human rights, peace, democracy, tolerance and international understanding.
  • To facilitate sub regional and regional collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teachers, and the research and teaching staff of the University.
  • To initiate research and help elaborate a curriculum concerning issues of human rights, peace, democracy, tolerance and international understanding for use in the programmes of the University and as a contribution to launching a nationwide system of continuing education for human rights, peace, democracy, tolerance and international understanding in the Russian Federation.

Host Institution

  • Ural A. M. Gorky State University

Partnership

  • UNESCO Chairs on Human Rights / Culture of Peace.

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Social and Human Sciences.

Contact

Prof. Valeri Mikhailenko, Faculty of International Relations, URAL A. M. Gorky State University
E-Mail address - Valeri.Mikhailenko@usu.ru
Work Phone - 7 095 (3432) 50 75 43
Fax - 7 095 (3432) 50 59 07
Street - 51 Lenin str.
City - Ekaterinburg
Postal Code - 620083
Country - Russian Federation