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.

UNESCO Chairs Global Health & Education officially launched

On 10 October 2018 the UNESCO Chairs Global Health & Education were officially launched at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. More than 200 participants from 40 countries attended this event. Ms. Stefania Giannini, UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Education gave an opening speach which was followed by a video message from Mr. …

Save the date – 10-11 October 2018: launch meeting UNESCO chair Global Health & Education in Paris

On 10-11 October 2018 the launch meeting of the UNESCO chair Global Health & Education will take place in Paris, France. The official inauguration event of the UNESCO chair will be on Wednesday 10 October 2018 from 18:00 to 21:00. The UNESCO chair Global Health & Education aims to promote …

The kick-off meeting UNESCO chair ‘Global Health & Education’ was held in UNESCO headquarters in Paris

Forty participants from all over the world participated in the kick-off meeting of the UNESCO Chair Global Health & Education. The event took place in UNESCO headquarters in Paris, on 26-27 February 2018. The main goal for the kick-off meeting was to meet with the key partners of the UNESCO …

Working plan 2018-2022

Activity 1: Mapping the research groups and the health education policies and practices The aim of the activity is to: map the teams and research groups (human sciences and biomedical sciences) involved in the field of children and young people’s health in the school setting and the community and to …

The main objectives of the UNESCO chair

The main objectives of the UNESCO chair 1. Strengthening of the knowledge base by enhancing the research capacity within the different countries. 2. Disseminating the information by making research synthesis and translation of research findings into intersectoral policies and intersectoral practices in different national and social contexts. 3. Contributing to …