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Dr. Dafna Feinholz

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Chief of the Bioethics and Ethics of Science section of the Social and Human Sciences sector of UNESCO

Biography

Dr. Dafna Feinholz is UNESCO’s Chief of Bioethics and Ethics of Science and Technology. She leads different activities aimed at reinforcing capacities of Member States to manage bioethical challenges and to identify the ethical, legal and social implications of cutting-edge science, emerging technologies and their application for sustainable development. She is also responsible for the secretariat of UNESCO International Bioethics Committee (IBC) and World Ethics Commission of Science and Technology (COMEST).