UNESCO Chair in Sustainable development and environmental education (656), established in 2004 at the Universidad del País Vasco, Bilbao (Spain).


Sustainable development and environmental education.


  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities in the field of sustainable development and environmental education.
  • To facilitate collaboration between high-level internationally recognized researchers and the teaching staff of the University and other institutions, mainly in Spain and Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean and other regions of the world.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Education, Natural Sciences.


Prof. Miren Onaindia, Universidad del País Vasco
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address - catedra-unesco(at)
Work Phone - +34 94 601 32 49
Fax - +34 94 601 32 62
Street - Edificio Biblioteca, 5ª planta, Apartado de Correos 644
City - Bilbao
Postal Code - 48080
Country - Spain