Affiliates Contact Information

ARGENTINA


ARMENIA

  • The Armenian Center for Philosophy for Children
    Contact: Prof. Lilit Brutian
    Email:lilit.brutian@msx.ru
    Address: Marshal Baghramen Ave. 24 • 375019 Yerevan • Armenia
    Telephone: + (374 1) 555 262


AUSTRALIA

  • Federation of Australasian Philosophy in Schools Associations (FAPSA)
    Website:www.fapsa.org.au
    Chair: Janette Poulton 
    Email: RhyRea@bigpond.net.au
    Address: C/- Po Box 287 • Northcote Plaza, Northcote 3070
    Telephone: (03) 9410 9469 (Mob); 0425 70 7968
  • Victorian Association for Philosophy in Schools (VAPS)
    Website: www.vaps.vic.edu.au
    Director: Janette Poulton
    Email: rhyrea@bigpond.net.au
    Address: 68 Bastings Street • Northcote, Vic. 3070 • Australia
    Telephone/Fax: (03) 9410 9469 • Mobile: 0425 707 968
  • Queensland Association for Philosophy in Schools Inc. (QAPS)
    Website: www.qaps.info
    Director: Susan Hearfield
    Email: susanhea@powerup.com.au
    Address: PO Box 1283 • Coorparoo DC, Q. 4151 • Australia
    Telephone: (07) 3701 2237
  • South Australian Association for Philosophy in the Classroom
    Director: Sue Knight
    Email: sue.knight@unisa.edu.au
    Address: U. of South Australia • 97 Gover Street • North Adelaide, SA 5006
    Telephone: (08) 8302 4550 • Fax: (08) 8302 4536
  • Western Australia Association for Philosophy in Schools
    Director: Felicity Haynes
    Email: fhaynes@ecel.uwa.edu.au
    Address: University of Western Australia • Crawley, WA 6009 • Australia
    Telephone: (09) 9380 2431 • Fax: (09) 9380 1056
  • Association for Philosophy in Tasmanian Schools (APTS)
    Director: Tim Sprod
    Email: tsprod@friends.tas.edu.au
    Address: The Friends' School • PO Box 42 • North Hobart, Tas. 7002
    Telephone: (03) 6210 2288 • Fax: (03) 6234 8209


AUSTRIA

  • Institut für Kinderphilosophie
    Contact: Dr. Bettina Foessl, Mag. Christina Moschitz
    Email: kinderphilosophie@aon.at
    Address: Karmeliterplatz 2/Karmeliterhof • 8010 Graz • Austria
    Telephone: + 43 (0)316 90370 200 • Fax: +43 (0) 90 370 202
  • Philosophieren mit Kindern und Jungendlichen
    Contact: Dr.Doris Daurer
    Email: do.daurer@lindenapotheke.at
    Address: Luigenstr.56a • A-6020 Innsbruck • Austria
    Telephone: 0043-512-343272 • Fax: 0043-512-341491-15


BELGIUM


BRAZIL

    • Centro Brasileiro de Filosofia para Crianças
      Website: www.cbfc.org.br
      President: Darcísio Natal Muraro • Email: cbfc@cbfc.com.br
      Address: Av.Nove de Julho, 3166 • Jardim Paulista
      • CEP 01406-900 • São Paulo – SP
      Telephone: (11) 3884 9600 / 30587376 / 30587379


Regional Coordinators

  • João Martins Vieira Junior
    Rua Pedrogão Pequeno,25 apto 301 - B.Ouro Preto
    CEP - 31340-400 - Belo Horizonte - MG
    Tel : (31) 3498-5416
    Email: joaomartinsjr@uol.com.br

  • Darcísio Natal Muraro
    Rua Desemb. Wstphalen, 1014
    CEP 80230-100 CURITIBA - PR
    Tel.: (41) 323-3313
    Email: fsmcfc@philosletera.org.br

  • Peter Büttner
    Rua 9, esq. s/ nome, 182
    CEP 78068-410 CUIABÁ - MT
    Tel.: (65) 9971-5225
    Email: peterfil@zaz.com.br

  • Marcos Antonio Lorieri
    Trav. Leopoldo da Silva Maia, 08
    CEP 03631-000 SÁO PAULO – SP (Zona Leste)
    Tel.: (11) 6191-7594
    Email: lorieri@sti.com.br

  • João Bosco Fernandes
    Rua Tutuca, 74
    CEP 37508-000 PIRANGUINHO - MG
    Tel.: (35) 3644-1406
    Email: filosofi@sulminas.com.br

  • Paulo Cavalcanti Pereira
    Av. Presidente Kennedy, 1341 loja 29
    CEP 55430-030 - JABOATÁO DOS GUARARAPES - PE
    Tel. (81) 081-3469-5448
    Email: pcp@filosofiaparacriancas.com.br

  • Rigoni Soares
    Rua Julieta Viana, 270
    CEP: 28890-000 - RIO DAS OSTRAS  - RJ
    Tel.: (22) 2760-4438
    Email: rigonis@terra.com.br
  • Folosofia na Escola at Universidade de Brasília
    Website: www.unb.br/fe/tef/filoesco
    Coordinator: Juliana Merçon • Email:Juliana@unb.br
    Address: área Filosofia na Escola - FE/UnB • End. Caixa Postal 04348 - Cep
    70910-900 • Brasília - DF Telephone/Fax: (0XX) 61 - 3072127
  • Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
    Contact: Professor Walter Omar Kohan • E-mail: walterko@uol.com.br
    Tel. (21) 2274-7749


BULGARIA

  • The Bulgarian Center for Philosophy for Children, Varna
    Contact: Alexander Stoichev, Rumyana Tultukova • Email: tultukova@usa.net
    Address: 57 Knyaz Boris • Varna 9000 • Bulgaria
    Telephone: + 359 52 602 062


CANADA

  • Association Québécoise de Philosophie pour les Enfants (AQPE),
    Director: Michel Sasseville • Email: michel.sasseville@fp.ulaval.ca
    Website: www.fp.ulaval.ca/philoenfant
    Address: Faculte de Philosophie • Universite Laval • Sainte-Foy,
    Quebec G1K 7P4 • Canada
    Telephone: 418-656-2131 ext. 2325 • Fax: 418-656-7267
  • Department de Kinesiologie, Universite de Montreal
    Contact: Marie-France Daniel • Email: Marie-France.Daniel@umontreal.ca
    Address: C.P. 6128, Succursale Centre-ville • Montreal, Quebec H3C 3J7 • CANADA
    Telephone: + 514-343-5624 • Fax: +514-343-2181
  • The Vancouver Institute Of Philosophy For Children
    Director: Dr. Susan T. Gardner
    Email:sgardner@capilanou.ca
  • Cégep de Jonquière
    Contact: Gilbert Talbot • Email: gilbert.talbot@sympatico.ca
    Address: 2505 St-Hubert • Jonquière, Québec • Canada, G7X 7W2
    Telephone: 418-547-2191 #7133 • Fax : 418-547-3359


CHILE

  • Centro de Filosofía para Niños del Norte de Chile (CEFINCH LTDA)
    Director: Lucía Wilson Ceroni • Associate Director: Sandra Arriagada • Academic
    Coordinator: Ms. Ana Vásquez  
    Email: cefinch_serena@yahoo.es
    Address: Calle Aníbal Pinto 2942 • La Serena, Cuarta Región • CHILE
    Teléfono: 051-292264


CHINA: HONG KONG

  • Contact Person: Chi-Ming Lam • Email: a130865a@netvigator.com
    Address: 2B Tai Cheong Street, Sai Wan Ho, Hong Kong
    Telephone: (852) 25684817


CHINA: PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA


CHINA: REPUBLIC OF CHINA (TAIWAN)

  • Caterpillar P4C Foundation
    Contact: Peter Yang, Chiu-Ling Hou • Email: caterplr@pchome.com.tw
    Address: 1 floor # 10 Lane 199 • Ho-ping East Rd. Sec. 1 • Taipei 106 • Taiwan / Republic of China


COLOMBIA

  • Bogotá, D. C. • Colombia.
    Telephone at University: (57) 1-320-8320, Ext. 2696 • Fax: (57) 1-338-4532
    Home Telephone: (57) 1-860-9082


COSTA RICA


FINLAND

  • Oulu Center for Philosophical Inquiry in Education (OCPIE)
    Website: www.norssi.oulu.fi
    Contact person: Hannu Juuso • Email: Hannu.Juuso@oulu.fi
    Address: Teacher Training School • University of Oulu • Oulu • Finland
    Telephone: + 358 08 5533754 • Fax: + 358 08 5533751


GERMANY


ICELAND


ISRAEL

  • The Israel Center for Philosophy for Children
    Contacts: Jen Glaser and Talya Birkham
    Email: jen@mli.org.il
    Address: Makor Haim, 16 • Jerusalem, 93465 • Israel


ITALY

  • Il Centro di Ricerca per l'Insegnamento Filosofico (CRIF, Rome)
    Website: www.filosofare.org
    Director: Antonio Cosentino • Email: cosant@libero.it
    Address: Via S. Francesco 46 • 87022 Cetraro (CS) • Italy
    Telephone: + 39 0982 92084
  • Philosophy for Children in Southern Italy
    Coordinator: Maura Striano, University of Naples Federico II, Department of Relational Sciences
    Email: maura.striano@unina.it
    Address: Porta di Massa 1 • Naples 80133 • Italy
  • Centro Interdisciplinare di Ricerca Educativa sul Pensiero (CIREP)
    Director: Prof. Marina Santi • University of Padova (Piazza Capitaniato, 3, 35139, Padova)
    Email: marina.santi@unipd.itmarina.santi@libero.it
    Address: Via Carducci, 8 • 45100 Rovigo • Italy
    Telephone: 39.49.8274346 • fax 39.49.8274546
    Website for Philosophy for Children course at University of Padova: www.unipd.it


KENYA

  • The Department of Philosophy, Kenyatta University
    Contact: Prof. Benson K. Wambari • Email: bkw@iconnect.co.ke Address: PO Box 43844 • Nairobi • Kenya
    Telephone: + 254-2-811622 ext 57534


LATVIA


LITHUANIA

  • The Lithuanian Educational Center of Philosophy for Children
    Contacts: Liutauras Degesys and Rasa Askinyte
    Email: liutaurasd@hotmail.com
    Address #1: P.D. 72 • Vilnius 2000 • Lithuania
    Address #2: Gerbutaviciaus 3-68 • Vilnius 43201 • Lithuania
    Telephone: + 370 2 445 911; + 370 98 58542 (mobile)
  • The Lithuanian Center of Philosophy for Children
    Contact: Prof. Leonarda Jekentaite-Kuzmickiene
    Email: leonarda-jk@takas.lt
    Address: Basanaviciaus 18-57 • Vilnius 2009 • Lithuania
    Telephone: + 370 2 652 116, + 8 612 04 560


MALAYSIA

  • The Centre for Philosophical Inquiry in Education
    Contact: Prof. Rosnani Hashim, Associate Director
    Email: rosnani@iiu.edu.my
    Address: Institute of Education • International Islamic University Malaysia • Jalan Gombak • 53100 Kuala Lumpur • Malaysia
    Telephone: + 6-03-2056-5345/5331  • Fax: 6-03-2056-4851


MALTA

  • The Program for Doing Philosophy with Children
    Contact: Joseph Giordmaina • Email: joseph.giordmaina@um.edu.mt
    Address: c/o Room 225B • Department of Education Studies • Faculty of Education
    University of Malta • Msida MSD 06 • Malta
    Telephone: + 356 2340 2347 • Fax: + 356 2340 2347


MEXICO

  • Centro de Filosofía para Niños
    Contact: Professora Teresa de la Garza • Email: teresa.garza@uia.mx
    Address: Department of Philosophy • Universidad Iberoamericana • Prol.
    Paseo de la Reforma # 880 • Lomas de Santa fe • 01210 D.F. • México
  • Centro de Filosofía para Niños de Guadalajara
    Website: www.filosofiaparaninos.com.mx
    Contact: Monica Velasco A. • Email: monicave@prodigy.net.mx
    Address: Chimalpopoca 4519 • C.P. 45050 • Zapopan, Jalisco • México
    Telephone: + 33 31 21 43 18 • Fax: + 33 31 21 43 18
  • Centro de Filosofía para niños y niñas (CEFILNI)
    Website: www.cefilni.com
    Directors: María de los ángeles álvarez Laso, Hrannar Baldursson
    Email: cefilni2000@yahoo.com
    Address: 3 B Sur 4105 • Col. Gabriel Pastor • Puebla, Pue., 72430 • México
    Telephone: + 01 2222 294 4143
  • CELAFIN A.C. (Latin American Center for Philosophy for Children)
    Contact: Eugenio Echeverría • Email: jecer@yahoo.com
    Website: http://mx.geocities.com/celafin_sancris
    Address: Apartado Postal 291 • San Cristóbal de las Casas • C.P. 29200 Chiapas • México
    Telephone: + 52 96767 82193


NETHERLANDS


NEW ZEALAND

  • Philosophy for Children Association of New Zealand (P4CNZ)
    Website: www.p4c.org.nz
    Director: Anne-Maree Olley • Email: aolley@xtra.co.nz
    Address: State Highway 25, RD 2 Coromandel • New Zealand
    Telephone: (07) 866 4454 • Mobile: 027 220 8765


NIGERIA

  • Institute of Ecumenical Education
    Contact: Dr. Stan Anih • Email: stananih@infoweb.abs.net
    Address: African Thinker's University • PO Box 302 • Enugu • Anhambra State • Nigeria


NORWAY

  • Filosofi med barn
    Website: www.lu.hio.no/krl/filosofi
    Contact: Beate Børresen and Siri Solvang • Email: Beate.Borresen@lu.hio.no
    Address: v/ Beate Børresen • Oslo University College • Pilestredet 52 • 0167 Oslo • Norge
    Telephone: + 47 22 45 21 63 • Fax: + 47 22 45 21 35
  • Children and Youth Philosophers: Norwegian Centre for Philosophy with Children and Youth
    Website: http://www.buf.no/en/
    Contact: Ariane Schjelderup and øyvind Olsholt
    Address: Eidsvollbakken 31 • 2080 Eidsvoll • Norway
    Telephone: + (47) 63 95 18 57


PARAGUAY

  • Paraguayan Center of Philosophy for Children • (CDI) Centro para el Desarrollo de la Inteligencia
    Email: consultas@cdi.org.py
    Website: www.cdi.org.py
    Coordinador: Fernando Marín • Email: filosofiaparaninospy@gmail.com
    Address: (CDI) Centro para el Desarrollo de la Inteligencia • Avda. Bernardino Caballero 261 • Asunción, Paraguay
    Tel: (595-21) 204-545


PHILIPPINES

  • Philippine Philosophy for Children Program
    Director: Dr. Zosimo E. Lee, Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Philosophy
    Email: zosimo.lee@up.edu.ph
    Address: Department of Philosophy • University of the Philippines-Diliman • Quezon City
  • Metro Manila • Philippines 1101
    Telephone: (632) 922-5669 [r] • Fax: (632) 926-1008 [o]


POLAND

  • College of Social Sciences and Administration
    Warsaw University of Technology
    Website: www.kns.pw.edu.pl
    Contact: Beata Elwich • Email: studium@kns.pw.edu.pl
    Address: Noakowskiego 18/20 • Warszawa 00-668 • Poland
    Telephone: + 48 (22) 660 6531 or + 48 (22) 660 6267
    Fax: + 48 22 825 37 46


PORTUGAL

  • Centro Portugues de Filosofia para Criancas
    Website: www.spfil.pt/cpfc 
    Contact: Zaza Carneiro de Moura • Email: zaza.moura@clix.pt 
    Address: Sociedade Portuguesa de Filosofia • Av. Da Republica 37-4
    1000 Lisboa • Portugal
  • DIáLOGOS - Filosofia com Crianças ... e outras idades
    [Dialogues - Philosophy with children... and other ages]
    Website: www.profsintra.org • Email:profsintra@netcabo.pt
    Contacts: Maria Luísa Abreu, Alice Santos, Manuela Borba
    Address: Associação de Professores de Sintra • Praceta Francisco Ramos,
    nº 13 C • Tapada das Mercês • 2725-579 Mem Martins • Portugal
    Telephone: +351 21 9170461 • Fax +351 21 9178451
  • MENON
    Contact: Maria Jose Figueiroa-Rego
    Email: cooptorre@telepac.mail.pt
    R. D. Cristovao da Gama, 17, 1400-115 Lisbon, Portugal.
    Phone: (351) 21 301 14 07 • Fax: (351) 21 301 84 52


RUSSIA

  • International College of Education and Pychology
    Contact: Arkady Margolis, Dr. Sergei Kovalev
    Address: Mockovaja Str. 9, "B" • Moscow 103009 • Russia
  • Institute of Philosophy
    Contact: Professor Nina Yulina • Email: iph@iph.ras.ru
    Address: Academy of Science • Volkhonka 14 • Moscow 119842 • Russia
  • Ural State University, Department of Psychology and Pedagogy
    Contact: Margarita Dudina
    Address: Lenin Avenue 51 • 620083 Ekaterinburg • Russia


SINGAPORE

  • Singapore Center for Philosophy for Children
    Director: Dr. Ho Wah Kam • Email: Howkam@stu.org.sg
    Address: Singapore Teachers' Union • 162 Tagore Avenue • Singapore 787752
    Telephone: (65) 645-24403
  • Dr. Tock Keng Lim, PsychMetrics International
    Email: lim_tk@pacific.net.sg
    Address: Block 71 • Marine Drive • #12-230 • Singapore 440071     
    Telephone/Fax: 634-84363


SLOVENIA

  • Contact: Marjan Simenc • Email: marjan.simenc@guest.arnes.si
    Address: Pasterkova 9 • 1231 Crnuce • Slovenia
    Telephone: + 386 15374867
    Fax: + 386 1 1201266 (Pedagogical Research Institute)



SOUTH AFRICA

  • University of the Western Cape, Faculty of Education
    Contact: Professor Lena Green • Email: l.green@uwc.ac.za
    Address: Private Bag X17 • Bellville • 7530 • South Africa
    Telephone: + 021 959 2429 (internal), + 2721 959 2429 (international)


SOUTH KOREA

  • Korean Institute of Teaching Philosophy for Children Website: www.iphilos.com
    Contact: Young-Sam Chun • Email: yschun@iphilos.com
    Address: Socrates Bildg.6F • Bongchon-6-dong 1688-127 • Kwanak-gu
    Seoul, 151-812 • Korea


SPAIN

  • Centro de Filosofía para Niños
    Website: www.filonenos.org
    Contacts: Dr. Felix Garcia Moriyon, Juan Carlos Lago Bornstein, Tom Lardner, Jose M. Calvo
    Email: FEGAMO@santandersupernet.com
    Address: Fernan Gonzales 23, 2A • 28009 Madrid • Spain


SWEDEN


SWITZERLAND

  • Contact: Alex Herriger
    Address: ARPE • Av. de Bethusy 36 • 1012 Lausanne (VD) • Switzerland


UKRAINE

  • Kirovograd State Pedagogical University International Center for Educational Innovations: Philosophy for Children
    Website: www.kspu.kr.ua/lushin/autor-en.html
    Director: Pavel Lushyn • Email: loushian@kspu.kr.ua
    Address: Schevtchenko, 1 • Kirovograd 25006 • Ukraine
    Telephone: (380-522)232-313


UNITED KINGDOM: ENGLAND


UNITED KINGDOM: SCOTLAND


URUGUAY

  • Centro Uruguayo para Filosofar con Niños (Uruguayan Center to Philosophize with Children)
    Director: Mauricio Langón • Email: mlangon@adinet.com.uy


USA

  • Alaska: Dr. Christine Gehrett, University of Alaska, Kenai River Campus
    Email: ifckg@uaa.alaska.edu
    Address: 34820 College Way • Soldotna, AK 99669 • USA
    Telephone: (907) 262-0367
  • Florida: Florida Center of Philosophy for Children Website: http://uwf.edu/logos/centers/fcpc.cfm
    Email: logos@uwf.edu
    Address: Dept. of Philosophy & Religious & Interdisciplinary Humanities
    University of West Florida • Building 50, Room 239 • 11000 University Parkway
    Pensacola, Florida 32514 • USA
  • Hawaii: Philosophy in the Schools Project
    Website: www.hawaii.edu/p4c/welcome.html
    Director: Dr. Thomas E. Jackson • Email: tjackson@hawaii.edu
    Address: 2530 Dole Street • Sakamaki Hall D-301 • Honolulu, HI 96822
    Telephone: (808) 956-7824 • Fax: (808) 956-9228
  • New York: Professor Megan Laverty, Teachers College, Columbia University
    Email: laverty@tc.edu
    Address: Box 204 • 525 West 120th Street • New York, NY 10027-6696
    Telephone: (212) 678-3393
  • New York: Professor Laurance Splitter, Hunter College, City University of New York
    Email: splitter@hunter.cuny.edu
    Address: Department of Curriculum and Teaching • Hunter College • 695 Park Ave
    • New York, NY 10021
    Telephone: (212) 772-4287
  • New York: Dr. Wendy Turgeon, Philosophy Dept., St. Joseph's College
    Email: wturgeon@sjcny.edu
    Address: • 155 W. Roe Blvd. • Patchogue, New York 11772
    Telephone: 631-447-3200
  • New York: Professor Ann Gazzard, Department of Education, Wagner College
    Email: agazzard@wagner.edu
    Address: Campus Hall 324 • Wagner College • Staten Island, New York 10301
    Telephone: 718-390-3463
  • New York: Dr. Beth Dixon, Professor of Philosophy, SUNY Plattsburgh
    Email: beth.dixon@plattsburgh.edu
    Address: Champlain Valley Hall, Room 306 • SUNY Plattsburgh • Plattsburgh, New York 12901
    Telephone: (518) 564-2836
  • Oregon: Dr. Dale Cannon, Western Oregon University
    Website: www.wou.edu/las/humanities/cannon.htm
    Email: cannodw@wou.edu
    Address: HSS 317 • Western Oregon University • 345 N. Monmouth Ave.
    • Monmouth, Oregon 97361
    Telephone: (503) 838-8335 •  Fax: (503) 838-8056
  • Oregon/Washington: Northwest Center for Philosophy for Children
    Director: Jana Mohr Lone • Education Director: David Shapiro
    Website: www.philosophyforchildren.org • Email: info@philosophyforchildren.org
    Address: Box 353350 • Department of Philosophy • University of Washington
    Seattle, WA 98195-3350 • USA
    Telephone: (206) 221-6297
  • Pennsylvania: Dr. Matthew V. Schertz Email: mvs13@psu.edu
    Address: Department of Education • Pennsylvania State University, Berks College
    140 Franco Building Tulpehocken Rd. • P.O. Box 7009 • Reading, PA 19610
    Telephone: (610) 396-6000
  • Pennsylvania: Dr. Andrew Colvin • Email: andrew.colvin@sru.edu
    Address: Department of Philosophy • Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania • 003 Spotts World Cultures • Slippery Rock, PA 16057
  • Texas: Dr. Claire Katz, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Women's Studies
    Texas A&M University • Email: ckatz@philosophy.tamu.edu


VENEZUELA