Brazil

UNESCO Chair in studies of economic and social transformations linked with the international drug problem (686), established in 2005 at the Rio de Janeiro State University (Brazil).

Fields/Disciplines

Sociology, anthropology, geography and socio-economics.

Objectives

  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in the field of sociology, anthropology, geography and socio-economics.
  • 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 Brazil, Latin America and the Caribbean and other regions of the world.

Host Institution

  • Rio de Janeiro State University. Website

Partnership

  • Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. Website
  • Museu Paraense Emilío Goeldi. Website

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Social and Human Sciences; UNESCO Office in Brasilia.

Contact

Prof. Alba Maria Zaluar, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ)
UNESCO Chairholder, UNESCO Chair in studies of economic and social transformations linked with the international drug problem
E-Mail address -
azaluar(at)ims.uerj.br
Work Phone - (21)-2587.7100
Fax - (21)-226-41-142
Street
- Rua Sao Francisco Xavier, 524, bloco D,sala 7015 Maracaña
City - Rio de Janeiro
Postal Code
- 20559-900
Country - Brasil

Website