Spain

UNESCO Chair in Cultural Policies and Cooperation (527), established in 2001 at the University of Girona (Spain). 

Fields/Disciplines

Cultural development, cultural cooperation.

Objectives

  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities in order to promote international cooperation and specialized training in the fields of culture and management of local cultural policies.
  • To study thoroughly the role of local cultural policies in the process of globalization.
  • To stimulate reflection on the problems of interculturality and dialogue among cultures in the contemporary society.
  • To facilitate collaboration between high-level internationally recognized researchers and the teaching staff of the University, and other higher education institutions mainly in Spain, Europe, Latin America and Africa.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network
Culture

Document

Progress report 2009 (short version)

Contact

Dr Alfons Martinell Sempere, University of Girona
UNESCO Chairholder, UNESCO Chair in Cultural Policies and Co-operation
E-Mail address -
dir.cunesco(at)udg.es
Work Phone - 34 972 418 010
Fax - 34 972 418 345
Street
- Plaza Sant Domènec, 9
City - Girona
Postal Code
- E-17071
Country - Spain

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