UNESCO-AUGM Chair in Freedom of expression (353), established in 1998 at the National University of La Plata within the framework of the Association of Universities Grupo Montevideo (AUGM) (Argentina).


Journalism; Communication; Human Rights.


  • To promote an integrated system of training, research, information and documentation activities in order to promote the integration of high level researchers within the research and teaching teams of the Journalism and Social Communication Faculty.

Host Institution

  • National University of la Plata. Website


    • Universities members of the AUGM Network (Associación de Universidades del Grupo de Montevideo). Website
    • RED COM Red de Carreras de Comunicación y Periodismo de la Argentina.

    UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

    Communication and information.


    Prof. Damian M. Loreti, Universidad Nacional de la Plata, Facultad de Periodismo y Comunicación Social
    UNESCO Chairholder, UNESCO-AUGM Chair in Freedom of expression
    E-Mail address -
    Work Phone - 54 -221 -4224015/ 4224090/4236784/423678
    Cellular Phone - 54 -11- 1544021050
    Fax - 54 -221 -4224015/ 4224090/4236784/423678
    - Av. 7 No 776, Calle 44 b/ 8 y 9
    City - La Plata , Buenos Aires

    Postal Code
    - 1900
    Country - Argentine