Russian Federation

UNESCO Chair in international education and integration of foreign migrants' children in school (811), established in 2008 at the Moscow Institute of Open Education (Russian Federation).

Fields/Disciplines

International and cross-cultural education, civic education, inclusive education.

Objectives

  • The purpose of the Chair shall be to promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in the field of international and cross-cultural education, civic education, inclusive education. It will serve as a means of facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the Institute and other institutions in the Russian Federation, the CIS and other regions of the world.
  • The main objective of the Chair shall be to function as a regional research and international experimental centre in the promotion of “quality education” for the school system, specializing in the fields of international and cross-cultural education, inter-ethnic and inter-religious dialogue, language and socio-cultural integration of migrants, development of civic education, and promotion of early childhood development programmes and inclusive education


Host Institution

  • Moscow Institute of Open Education (Russian Federation)

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Education, UNESCO Office in Moscow.

Contact

Prof. Jury Goryachev, Moscow Institute of Open Education
UNESCO Chairholder, UNESCO Chair in international education and integration of foreign migrants' children in school
Street - 7 A, Prechistenskiy lane
City - Moscow
Postal Code - 119034
Country - Russian Federation