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Borhene Chakroun

Director, UNESCO Division for Policies and Lifelong Learning Systems


Borhene Chakroun is Director of Policies and Lifelong Learning Systems Division at UNESCO-HQ. He has conducted policy reviews and skills systems diagnosis in different contexts and written articles and books in the field of skills development and lifelong learning. Recently he has focused on global trends in reforming education and training systems as well as the global agenda for skills development in the context of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda. An engineer with a PhD in Education Sciences from Bourgogne University in France, he has worked as a trainer, chief trainer, and project manager. He has also worked as a consultant for the EU, World Bank and other international organisations before coming to the European Training Foundation (ETF) in 2001.