United States of America

UNESCO Chair on Growing up in cities (702), established in 2005 at the Cornell University, New York (United States of America).

Fields/Disciplines

Urban planning for youth development, education and environmental sustainability.

Objectives

  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in the field of urban planning for youth development fostering health and well-being, education and environmental sustainability.
  • It will serve as a means of facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the University and other institutions in the United States of America and other regions of the world.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Social and Human Sciences, UNESCO Office in New York.

Contact

Prof. David Driskell, Cornell University
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address -
dd96(at)cornell.edu
Work Phone - (1 607) 227 0327
Street
- 106 West Sibley Hall
City - Ithaca, NY
Postal Code
- 14853
Country - United States of America

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