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Vth UNESCO-MOST Regional School for Latin America and the Caribbean


The Vth UNESCO-MOST Regional School for Latin America and the Caribbean will gather fifty participants in Lima, Peru, from 19 to 23 August 2013, to work with an outstanding selection of international lecturers and professors. This edition will also be the occasion to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the first Regional School organized in this region of the world by UNESCO's Management of Social Transformations (MOST) Programme.

Targeting government officials and managers of State institutions from Latin America and the Caribbean, this Regional School will focus on social inclusion, gender equity and sustainable development.

Its main objective will be to contribute to the design of research-based public policies on these issues, linking knowledge and decision-making.

Thus, this summer school will put emphasis on the training of professionals in governmental positions related to public policy design, implementation and evaluation, related to social inclusion, gender equality and environment.

Commemorating the 10th anniversary of the first MOST Regional School held in the region, this edition is organized by UNESCO-MOST's Programme, together with several Peruvian Ministries (including Environment, Development and Social Inclusion, Foreign Affairs, and Women and Vulnerable Populations), the UNESCO National Commission of Peru, Consorcio de Investigaciones Económicas y Sociales (CIES) of Peru, the Latin American Social Sciences Council (CLACSO) and the Latin American Centre for Human Economy (CLAEH).


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 19.08.2013 07:00 local time
End 23.08.2013 18:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Carranza Valdés, Julio
Organizer UNESCO-MOST Programme, Centro Latinoamericano de Economía Humana CLAEH (Uruguay)
Country Peru
City Lima
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, Spanish
Estimated number of participants 50
Official Website
Link 1 More information (in Spanish)
Link 2 UNESCO Management of Social Transformations (MOST) Programme
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