29.07.2018 - UNESCO Office in Beirut

Call for application: Regional Ethics Teacher Training Course in Doha- Qatar (4-7 November 2018)

The Ethics Teacher Training Course (ETTC) is designed to advance pedagogical capacity for ethics teaching and improve the quality of ethics education around the world.


This Ethics Teacher Training Course in Doha, Qatar is a collaborative effort involving UNESCO, Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar, and the National Commission for UNESCO. The course offers a unique opportunity for participants from Qatar and from other countries in the region to enhance their teaching capacities in ethics.

Ethics Teacher Training Course is conducted in English by a team of international experts with extensive experience in ethics education.

Candidates for the course should hold a Master’s or higher degree (in areas such as law, medicine, philosophy, ethics, or social sciences), experience or future plans of teaching ethics, and a good command of English language.

Interested candidates should submit a registration form to UNESCO (cj.donabedian@unesco.org) as early as possible, and before 1 September 2018 - deadline.

Applicants should also include a letter of intent (600 words, in English) explaining why they wish to participate in the course and how they expect to benefit from it.

While registration for the course is free, participants are expected to cover their own travel, meals and accommodation (at the hotel designated by the organizer.)

For more information: Please contact Ms Seiko Sugita, Programme Specialist, SHS at UNESCO Beirut (s.sugita@unesco.org); or visit the website http://www.unesco.org/bioethics

Deadline for registration: 1 September 2018

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