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Below a list of established UNESCO Chairs in the field of Bioethics by country.


UNESCO Chair in Bioethics (3), established in 1994 at the University of Buenos Aires (Argentina)

UNESCO Chair in Bioethics (697), established in 2005 at the University of Brasilia (Brazil)

UNESCO Chair in Bioethics (569), established in 2001 at the University of Haifa, (Israel)

UNESCO Chair in Bioethics and Human Rights (848), established in 2009 at the The Ateneo Pontificio Regina Apostolorum and Università Europea di Roma (Italy)

UNESCO Chair in Bioethics (126), established in 1998 at Egerton University (Kenya)

UNESCO Chair in Bioethic and Clinical Medicine (779), established in 2007 at Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Respiratorias, México D.F.(Mexico)

UNESCO Chair in Bioethics : "Biojurídica y Bioética" (487), established in 1999 at the University Feminina del Sagrado Corazón, Lima (Peru) with La Sociedad Española de Biojurídica y Bioética, Madrid (Spain)

UNESCO Chair in Bioethics (850), established in 2009 at the Universidade Católica Portuguesa (Portugal)

UNESCO Chair in Bioethics (760), established in 2007 at the University of Barcelona (Spain)

UNESCO Chair in Bioethics (700), established in 2005 at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, Washington D.C.(United States of America)

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