Spain

UNESCO Chair in Public Freedoms and Civic Values (1002), established in 2012 at the University Carlos III de Madrid (Spain)

Fields/Disciplines

Public freedoms and civic values.

Objectives

The specific objectives of this Chair are to:

  • become a pole of research and teaching, discussion forum and way of transmitting knowledge and ideas, based on public freedoms and civic values;
  • foster the training of graduate and postgraduate students, of teachers from primary to higher education and researchers on secularity, public freedoms and civic values;
  • develop research from the perspective of civic values, in order to contribute to a Culture of Peace, and provide support and recommendations to the public and private sectors as well as to national and international institutions;
  • establish a global network of higher education institutions in the field of public freedoms and civic values.

Host Institution

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (Spain)

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Social and Human Sciences

 

Contact: Prof. Alicia Cebada Romero, UNESCO Chairholder

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Calle Madrid 126

28903 Getafe, Madrid

Spain

E-mail: alicia.cebada(at)uc3m.es

Phone: + 34 660851850