Our Vision

Our vision is to create the conditions for children and young people to take charge of their lives
and develop as individuals, as members of their community and as global citizens
for all matters related to health.

The UNESCO Chair GHE
Why a UNESCO Chair Global Health & Education? Health and education are inalienable rights for children. Improving their health and well-being and reducing health inequalities are a joint responsibility. Education has a key role, since...
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Community
You are invited to join the UNESCO Chair Global Health & Education community and to share your knowledge and skills. The UNESCO Chair operates as an open community. Organizations and people from different backgrounds, countries,...
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Values and principles
The core values of the UNESCO Chair Global Health & Education include: Every child and young person has a fundamental right to education, well-being and a healthy life; Non-discrimination, solidarity, equality of opportunity and treatment,...
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Latest News

Article: Supporting every school to become a foundation for healthy lives
Published in the Lancet on Friday 22 January 2021 This recent article in the Lancet Child & Adolescent Health[1] is both an advocacy tool and...
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Recording of regional workshop ‘School Health in Latin America: Intersectoral NCD Prevention and Management’
On December 14 and 15, 2020, NCD Child, in partnership with the Healthy Latin America Coalition (CLAS) and the American Heart Association, hosted a two-day regional workshop...
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21 January 2021 – Webinar: Health literacy in schools: an education asset in the 21st century
On 21 January 2021 from 14.00 - 15.00 CET, the interactive webinar “Health literacy in schools: an education asset in the 21st century” will take...
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School Health in Latin America: Intersectoral NCD Prevention and Management
On the 14th and 15th of December NCD Child, in partnership with the Healthy Latin America Coalition (CLAS) and the American Heart Association organize two days...
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Webinar Series

21 January 2021 – Webinar: Health literacy in schools: an education asset in the 21st century
On 21 January 2021 from 14.00 - 15.00 CET, the interactive webinar “Health literacy in schools: an education asset in the 21st century” will take...
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20 January 2021 – La santé au plus près des gens
Speakers: Martine Antoine, Co-présidente de l’Institut RenaudotPhilippe Lefèvre, Co-président de l’Institut RenaudotNathalie Bacq, Ergothérapeute à l’Association Vaudoise d’Aide et de Soins à Domicile (AVASAD)Sophie Progin-Batalla,...
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13 January 2021 – La santé, un enjeu éducatif (Health, an educational issue)
Speakers: Nathalie DUPEUX, Professeur des écoles et Conseillère pédagogique, Direction de l’Enseignement de la Nouvelle-Calédonie.Brice BENARD, Inspecteur d’académie – Inspecteur pédagogique régional EPS Académie d’Orléans-Tours.Didier...
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Education as a “social vaccine” against COVID-19
Global Health & Education webinar series 10 December 2020 Speakers Professor Terje Andreas Eikemo, Professor of Sociology, Centre for Global Health Inequalities Research (CHAIN), Dept...
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You are invited to join the UNESCO Chair Global Health & Education community and to share your knowledge and skills. The UNESCO Chair operates as an open community. Organizations and people from different backgrounds, countries, cultures with a common interest in health & education, are actively involved in different activities at a global level. Together we share the vision to create the conditions for children and young people to take charge of their lives and develop as individuals, as members of their community and as global citizens for all matters related to health.

 

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