CAMPUS UNESCO: UNESCO expertise to inspire the citizens of tomorrow

UNESCO CAMPUS are conferences-debates intending to grow the understanding of major world challenges of the young people.

Key Topics

Each CAMPUS focuses on one topic. All of them are grouped into 12 themes. Find here the topics and resources available for each of them.

UNESCO today

  • Mandates of UNESCO among UN agencies
  • UNESCO action and sustainable development goals
  • Education, science and culture for peace: hot topics, more than ever

Campus "UNESCO today" (November 30, 2017): slides / videos / photos

Campus "UNESCO today" (Janvier 16, 2018): slides / videos / photos

Women, agents of change

  • Women who change the world around them
  • Women's specific involvement, locally and globally
  • Various fields of action: education, freedom of expression, sustainable development, culture

Campus "Women for change" (March 7, 2017): photos

Live together and acting for peace

  • Role of young people and learning to live together
  • Crisis response
  • Culture of peace and non-violence, intercultural dialogue

Campus "Act for peace" (September 21, 2017): slides / videos / photos

Campus "Nelson Mandela" (October 28, 2014): photos

Sport and citizenship

  • Challenges of sport: cohesion, education, integration
  • Fight against racism
  • Respect for values and sharing

Campus "Sport and Citizenship" (May 19, 2016): video of the session / photos

Campus "Sport and Peace" (April 7, 2015): video

Ocean and sustainable development

  • Issues for the ocean today
  • Impact of oceans on humanity and the climate
  • Direct exchange with the captain of the boat Tara

Campus "One Planet, One Ocean" (June 8, 2017): photos / video of the session

Campus "Oceans and indigenous peoples", in partnership with Disney on the occasion of "Moana" movie release (November 15, 2016): photos / vidéo de la session

Campus "L’Odyssée", with Lambert Wilson and the film crew (October 3, 2016): video of the session

Human Rights

  • Declaration of Human Rights
  • Human rights violations today
  • Roma and migrants testimonies

Campus "Human rights today" (December 12, 2017): photos

Campus "Children's rights" (November 23, 2016): photos / video of the session

Campus "Human Rights" (March 22, 2016): photos

Freedom of expression

  • Freedom of expression: an issue now more than ever
  • Digital information
  • Role of social media

Campus "Freedom of expression" (August 30, 2017) : photos

Science and research

  • Do boys and girls have equal opportunities in science?
  • New energies
  • Digital impact

Campus "Girls and science" (March 21, 2017): photos

Campus "The role of research today" (November 10, 2016): photos

Education in extremism prevention

  • Teaching of the Holocaust and of genocides of the 20th Century in order to prevent extremism, genocide and mass violence
  • Use of social media and the internet
  • Dangers of propaganda and hate speech

Campus "Teaching of the Holocaust and genocides' prevention" (January 26, 2016): photos

Cultural heritage and diversity

  • Role of conventions in the preservation and promotion of cultural heritage
  • Role of partnerships between UNESCO and major museums
  • Preservation of cultural heritage in a crisis situation

Campus #Unite4Heritage (December 12, 2016): photos

A different look on Africa

  • History, development and entrepreneurship
  • Women leadership as an inspiring force for the continent
  • The "General History of Africa", in partnership with RFI

Campus "Leaders for Africa" (March 16, 2017): photos

Campus "Afrique: beyond prejudices" (September 28, 2017): videos / slides / photos