The UNESCO Chair program builds capacity and promotes international cooperation through the exchange of knowledge and resources in the fields of education, science, culture and communication. We aim to ensure cultural diversity is accepted and embraced as a core tenet of humanity.
Some highlights from the recent 'Democracy Education in Tunisia: Building Capacity Among Youth leaders' event, held in Melbourne and Canberra. 10 Delegates from Tunisia participated in a series of workshops and site visits around the theme of Democracy Education. For...read more
Time to revitalise multiculturalism in Australia: Deakin report & video featuring UNESCO Chair Fethi Mansouri
International research led by the Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation (ADI) has challenged public debate and policy relating to Muslims’ practice of their faith. The report 'Islamic Religiosity in the West: Belonging and Political Engagement in...read more