Brazil

UNESCO Chair in Education and Human Development (640), established in 2004 at the Institute Ayrton Senna (Brazil). 

Fields/Disciplines

Education and human development.

Objectives

  • The purpose of the Chair shall be to promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities in the field of education and human development.
  • It will serve as a means of facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the Institute and other institutions of higher education in Brazil, Latin America and the Caribbean, and other regions of the world.

Host Institution

Partnership

  • Universidade de Sao Paulo
  • Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte.
  • Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso do Sul
  • Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Recife
  • Universidade Federal do Parà, Belem
  • Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos, Sao Leopoldo
  • Colegio de Aplicacao da Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre
  • Escola da Ponte
  • AUDI Ag (Germany). Website

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Education, Social and Human Sciences; UNESCO Office in Brasilia.

Document

Contact

Prof. Eduardo Chaves, UNESCO Chairholder
Institute Ayrton Senna
E-Mail address - echaves(at)ias.org.br

Phone:  +55-11-2974/3041

Fax: +55-11- 6950/8007

Street - Rua Dr. Olavo Egydio, 287-16°andar, Santana
City - Sao Paulo, SP
Postal Code - 02037-000
Country - Brazil
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