UNESCO Chair in Bioethics


  • Bioethics and Law Observatory
  • UNESCO Chair in Bioethics
  • University of Barcelona
  • Faculty of Law
  • Ave. Diagonal, 684
  • 08034 Barcelona
  • (+34) 93 403 45 46
  • obd.ub@ub.edu
  • Master in Bioethics and Law
  • (+34) 93 403 45 46
  • master.bd@ub.edu


Goals & Candidates

Specific Goals

  • To provide a comprehensive, flexible and integrated vision of bioethics and its implications in the context of Human Rights.
  • To provide interdisciplinary training on how to analyze ethical problems arising from research when applied to biotechnology.
  • To encourage teamwork among professionals from different disciplines and origin in order to create stable networks for bioethical discussion.

Addressed to

  • Professionals of health related disciplines.
  • Public officials from institutions from the health sector.
  • Jurists whose specific field of work requires for a better understanding of Bioethics.
  • Philosophers,  humanists,  psychologists,  technologists,  anthropologists  and sociologists.
  • University and secondary education professors who need to further their knowledge of Bioethics.
  • Professionals from the communication field.
  • Graduated students with interest in Bioethics.