UNESCO Chair on Sustainability (238), established in 1996 at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (Spain).
Disciplines related to development.
- To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities focused on the interactions between the economic, socio-political, technologic and ecologic spheres.
- To develop, within the network of universities, an innovative plan having for objective to prepare the students for the careers and ways of life of the 21st century.
- To promote a dialogue policy among the various stakeholders (State, local authorities, companies, trade unions, scientific community, NGOs, etc.) and to contribute to the formulation of policies of sustainable development.
UNESCO Sector/Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network
Social and Human Sciences.
Prof. Jordi Morató Farreras, Universidad Politècnica de Cataluña (UPC)
UNESCO Chairholder, UNESCO Chair on Sustainability
E-Mail address - sostenible(at)catunesco.upc.edu
Work Phone - 34 93 739 80 50
Fax - 34 93 739 80 32/82 25
Street - Colom 1
City - Barcelone
Postal Code - 08222 TERRASSA
Country - Spain