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UNESCO-Chairs

Scientific exchange and academic networks  

UNESCO-Chairs

The UNITWIN/UNESCO chair programme was set up in 1992 in order to solidify UNESCO’s interests at institutions of further education. It promotes university research, education and development by creating university networks and promoting cross-university and cross-border cooperation. Today, more than 700 institutions worldwide are part of the programme. In Austria, there are currently ten UNESCO chairs:

UNESCO Chairs in Austria