UNESCO Chair in South-South Cooperation for Sustainable Development (737), established in 2006 at The Federal University of Pará (Brazil).


South-South cooperation for sustainable development.


  • To establish and implement a strong Programme of South-South Cooperation for sustainable development, thus helping to achieve concrete results in order to improve synergy in the delivery of high-quality, scientific information on the current understanding of environmental change, emerging environmental issues, the interactions between humankind and the environment, and their consequences for human well-being in line with specific foci identified in concrete activities.

Host Institution

The Federal University of Pará (Brazil). Website


  • Association of Amazonian Universities (UNAMAZ). Website
  • Organization of the Amazon Cooperation Treaty (OTCA). Website
  • Federal University of Pará, Belém, Brazil. Website

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Natural Sciences, UNESCO Office Brasilia, UNESCO Office Montevideo.



Dr Luis Aragon, The Federal University of Pará
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address -
Work Phone - 5591-3201-7231/3201-7231
Fax - 5591-3201-7677
- Campus Universitário do Guamá
City - Belém - PA
Postal Code
- CEP: 66075-900
Country - Brazil

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