Globalization, Diversity and Social Cohesion in Educational Settings

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The meeting is the second event of the series launched in cooperation with OSCE and Council of Europe with the aim of promoting the Guidelines for Educators on Countering Intolerance and Discrimination against Muslims, and of raising awareness on the role of education to counter intolerance and discrimination against Muslims through education.

Registration required.
In 2011, OSCE/ODIHR, the Council of Europe and UNESCO published the "Guidelines for Educators on Countering Intolerance against Muslims: Addressing Islamophobia through Education" as part of the efforts in promoting the intercultural and interfaith dialogue and combating discrimination on the ground of religion. This meeting seeks to provide a forum for educational authorities to discuss how the Guidelines can be used to promote appreciation of diversity and social cohesion in the era of globalization.

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Type of Event Category 6-Expert Committee
Start 05.11.2012 08:30 local time
End 05.11.2012 15:30 local time
Date to be fixed 1
Focal point Morohashi, Jun
Organizer UNESCO, OSCE/ODIHR, Council of Europe
Country France
City Paris
Street 7, place de Fontenoy
Room Room IX
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 60
Official Website
Link 1 "Guidelines for educators on countering intolerance and discrimination against Muslims: addressing islamophobia through education" Publication
Link 2 Human Rights Education
Link 3 Programme
Link 4