‘Future of Health Promotion and Health Promotion Research’ Seminar on May 15th

The Steno Diabetes Center Copenhagen will host a joint seminar between the UNESCO chair Global Health & Education and the European Forum for Health Promotion Research on May 15th. The subject of the seminar is the ‘Future of Health Promotion and Health Promotion Research’. Presenters include: Martin Weber (WHO Europe), Bjarne Bruun …

Sir Michael Marmont’s speech at the UNESCO chair launch: “Education is a key determinant for health equality”.

As Sir Michael Marmot recently described: “Social injustice is killing on a grand scale”. Watch the video of Marmot’s speech from the UNESCO chair’s launch event on October 10th 2018 for some excellent food for thought. He points to countless examples, and lots of evidence-based research, on how the social determinants …

Oran: Seminar on Epistemological Research

Oran, Algeria On February 20th and 21st, the UNESCO Chair team in Oran, Algeria, directed by Camila Ait Yala, hosted a seminar: Prevention, promotion and health education: Benchmarks, stakes and limitations (Prévention, promotion et éducation à la santé: Repères, enjeux et limites). This meeting featured the epistemological research cohort from …

Tunis: Reflection Workshop on Education in Schools

Tunis, Tunisia On January 9ththe WHO office in Tunis hosted a workshop on education, which is in line with the scientific activities of the UNESCO Chair Global Health & Education. The honourable Dr. Yves Souteyrand, Coordinator of Strategic Information WHO HIV/AIDS Department in Geneva, attended the workshop. Dr Ahlem Gzara …

Video – This is the Chair

This video was presented during the official launch event of the UNESCO chair Global Health & Education on 10 October 2018, in Paris. It explains why we need the Chair, what the Chair does and how the Chair will pursue this.