Dear friends and Colleagues,
Kindly find hereunder the announcement for the Ethics Teacher training Course in Beirut from 8-11 June 2015. This is a collaborative effort by UNESCO and the Comite Consultatif National Libanais d’Ethique/ Lebanese National Consultative Committee on Ethics (CCNLE/LNCCE). The Course offers a unique opportunity for participants from Lebanon and from other countries in the region to enhance their teaching capacities in ethics. Ethics Teacher Training Course is conducted by a team of international experts with extensive experience in ethics education.
You are cordially invited to apply as soon as possible if you are interested, or circulate to your Dean, Faculty, and interested candidates.
Deadline is end of March 2015.
The Ethics Teacher Training Course (ETTC) is designed to advance pedagogical capacity for ethics teaching and improve the quality of ethics education around the world.
A successful candidate for the Course will have a Master’s or higher degree (in areas such as law, medicine, philosophy, ethics, or social sciences), experience or future plans of teaching ethics, and a good command of English language.
Persons who want to register should submit a registration form to the Secretariat at Bioethics Section of UNESCO (Beirut.ettc(at)unesco.org) as early as possible, and before end of March 2015. This form is also available on the dedicated UNESCO website. Applicants should also include a letter of intent (600 words, in English) explaining why they wish to participate in the course and how they expect to benefit from it.
While the participation in the course is free, the participants are expected to cover their travel, meals and accommodation at the designated hotel by the organizer.
For more information: Please contact Ms Seiko Sugita at UNESCO Beirut (s.sugita(at)unesco.org); or visit the website http://www.unesco.org/bioethics
Deadline for registration: End of March 2015