The UNESCO Chair in Human Rights is engaged in many research fields, most importantly in the humanities, the social sciences and law.

Objectives and commitments

  • Contribute to the institutional development of the Observatory of Human Rights, which aims to serve as a centre of research and reflection on the subject
  • Create synergies among the various actors in civil society and within the university involved in the field of human rights
  • Supervise and provide support for PhD students in the fields of human rights