CAMPUS UNESCO “Deconstructing hate speech”

When, local time: 
Thursday, 26 January 2017 -
10:00am to 11:30am
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Special Event
Victoria Dellinger

CAMPUS UNESCO “Deconstructing hate speech”. On the occasion of the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust
Thursday, 26th January from 10:00 a.m to 11:30 a.m at UNESCO Headquarters, 125 Avenue de Suffren, Paris.
Education has a fundamental role to play in building resilience to violence, encouraging a culture of peace, and promoting living together and human rights

Debate moderated by Victoria Dellinger, Public Relations and Partnerships Officer, manager of UNESCO CAMPUSES
Marcel Kabanda - President Ibuka France, specialist in the history of the Tutsi genocide Iannis Roder - Historian and pedagogue, specialist of the Shoah
Hubert Strouk - Professor, specialist in conspiracy theory and social networks
Karel Fracapane - UNESCO Project Manager, Global Citizenship Education Section

ABOUT CAMPUS UNESCO: To put the expertise of UNESCO teams and partners at the service of the youth for a better understanding of major contemporary issues. Young people exchange for 2h00 on different themes with 3 experts on this issue. Moderation and one of the experts are from UNESCO, others are civil society voluntary speakers. Since 2014, 37 CAMPUSES raised awareness to over 8,500 young people. On major themes such as: living together, peace, sustainable development, human rights and girls’ education.