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Advisory Board of Honorary Members, Board of Directors and Work Team.

Bilbao. June 14, 2016.

 

 

To help and support the Board of Directors in relation to its more strategic and long-term governing activities, UNESCO Etxea also has a high-level advisory board, which met for the first time on 21 September (International Peace Day) 2005. It held biennial meetings in 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013 and 2016.

 

 

 

HONORARY MEMBERS

 

 

The Advisory Board of Honorary Members of UNESCO Etxea is made up by:

 

Mr. Federico Mayor Zaragoza,

Former Director General of UNESCO. Former Chancellor of the University of Granada. Former Director of CSIC (Spanish National Research Council). Former Minister of Education and Science. Chairman of the Culture of Peace Foundation. In 2005 he was appointed Co-Chair of the High Level Group of the Alliance of Civilisations by the Secretary General of the United Nations. He is a member of the Academy of Fine Art.

 

Mr. José Antonio Ardanza,

Former President of the Basque Government.

 

Mr. Fèlix Martí,

Honorary Chairman of the UNESCO Centre in Catalonia. Honorary Chairman of Linguapax.

 

Mr. Daniel Innerarity,

Philosophy Lecturer at the University of Zaragoza. Guest lecturer at La Sorbonne. Winner of diverse essay awards (Espasa, Miguel de Unamuno, etc.), including the National Literature Prize (essay category) in 2003. Researcher of Ikerbasque Foundation at the University of the Basque Country and Director of the Institute for Democratic Governance.

 

Ms. Juana Carro,

Former staff member of UNESCO.

 

Mr. Joaquín Achúcarro,

Internationally renowned pianist, named Artist for Peace by UNESCO. Winner of numerous prizes and international awards, including the National Music Prize and the Gold Medal for Fine Arts. Member of the Academy of Fine Art. Decorated with the Great Cross for Civil Merit. Holder of the Joel Estes Tate Chair at the Southern Metodist University in Dallas, Texas.

 

Mr. Txomin Bereciartua,

Honorary Chairman of the Novia Salcedo Foundation.

 

Mr. Carlos Fernández-Jaúregui,

Former Director of The United Nations Office to Support the International Decade for Action 'Water for Life' 2005-2015 and Director of the “Water Assessment and Advisory - Global Network” (WASA-GN).

 

Mr. Manuel Lezertúa,

Council of Europe’s Jurisconsult and Director of Legal Advice and Public International Law.Since May 2015 holds the position of Ararteko (Ombudsman of the Basque Country)

 

Ms. Silvia Escobar.

Former Human Rights Ambassador of the Spanish Government. She was the first Director of the Spanish Section of Amnesty International.

 

Mr. Ion de la Riva.

Former Ambassador of Spain to India, the Maldives, Sri Lanka and Nepal. It also was Ambassador, Permanent Delegate of Spain to UNESCO between 2011 and 2012. He was a founder of Casa de America (Madrid, 1991) and Casa Asia (2001), which was its first director. He has also been the director of FIND - Europe Foundation India between 2012 and 2014.

 

 

INSTITUTIONAL DECLARATIONS

 

(spanish)

 

BIENNIAL MEETINGS

 

More information about the biennial meetings:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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With the support of
Bizkaiko Foru Aldundia / Diputación Foral de Bizkaia

Eusko Jaurlaritza / Gobierno Vasco