The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) assigned  the UNESCO Chair jointly to the University of Cergy-Pontoise (ACP) and the Francophone University Agency (Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie - AUF) for a project called "The French-Speaking World and the Knowledge Revolution: Education and Knowledge in the Age of Global Digital Networks".

The UNESCO Chair is made up of an international French-speaking team of guest researchers and UCP researchers.

The main missions of the UNESCO Chair are a doctoral program, a MOOC program with open access courses, an accreditation to conduct research (HDR) program and, lastly, submitting applications to tenders.

Presentation of the UNESCO Chair

Guest UNESCO Chair researchers