UNESCO Chair Global Health and Education Health Education, Prevention, Health Promotion, Children and Young People

Launch event 10 October 2018 keynote speakers

At the launch event of the UNESCO Chair Global Health & Education on Wednesday 10 October 2018 in UNESCO Headquarters in Paris there will be four keynote speakers. They will address the main issues concerning child health and education globally. Where are we now, what kind of data, policies and practices are needed and how can the UNESCO chair and WHO Collaborating Center contribute to make children’s lives healthier?

  • Mr. Prof. Michael Marmot, Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health at University College London, Director of the Institute of Health Equity (UK)
  • Mrs. Dr. Faten Ben Abdelaziz, Coordinator of Health Promotion at WHO (Geneva)
  • Mrs. Prof. Fatou Diagne, Professor of Education at University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar (Senegal)
  • Mrs. Dr. Ikuko Tomomatsu, Researcher at Kanagawa Centre for Clinical Research and Strategy (Japan)