Spain

UNESCO Chair "Language and Cultural Diversity" (572), established in 2002 at the Institute of Catalan Studies (Spain)

Fields / Disciplines

Languages and Education.


Objectives

  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities in the field of languages and education.
  • To facilitate collaboration between high-level internationally recognized researchers and the teaching staff of the Institute and other higher education institutions, mainly in Spain.


Host Institution

Institute of Catalan Studies.

UNESCO Chair Website


Partnership

- Generalitat de Catalunya (DURSI), Barcelona (Spain) Website
- UNESCO Associated Schools Project Network (ASPnet) Website
- GELA (Grup d’Estudis de Llengües Amenaçades), Universitat de Barcelona (Spain) Website
- Organização dos professores sateré-mawé do Andirá e Waikurapá (OPISMA) (Brazil)
- Organização dos professores sateré-mawé do Marau, Manjurú e Urupadi (WOMUPE) (Brazil)
- Associação Comunidade Wotchimaüƒwcü – Comunidade Tikuna de Manaus (Brazil)
- Comunidade Tikuna de Manau (Brazil)
- Associaçâo wotchimaûcü (Brazil)
- Universidade Federal do Amazonas (Manaus, Brazil) Website
- Consorci Universitat Internacional Menéndez y Pelayo de Barcelona (Spain) Website
- ICCI – Casa América de Catalunya, Barcelona (Spain) Website
- Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca (Spain) Website
- Institut für Deutsche Sprache, (Mannheim, Germany) Website

Progress Report 2007

UNESCO Sector / Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Education

Contact: Dr Joan Albert Argenter, Institute of Catalan Studies
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address - jargenter(at)iec.cat
Work Phone - +34 93 270 16 20
Fax - + 34 93 270 11 80
Street - C/ Carme, 47
City - Barcelona
Postal Code - 08001
Country - Spain
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