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Speakers and participants in the event (Photo: Al Farabi KAZNU)
Role of universities in global citizenship addressed during seminar at UN Headquarters

With the collaboration of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC), United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) member institution Al Farabi Kzakh National University (KazNU) co-organized the event entitled "Educating younger generations on global citizenship through intercultural literacy" that recently took place at United Nations Headquarters in New York.

#SDGsinAcademia: Goal 4

As part of the ongoing campaign on the Sustainable Development Goals carried out by the United Nations, United Nations Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) is presenting a weekly series of articles on #SDGSinAcademia that highlights the importance of higher education in achieving the Goals. Featuring additional sources for use by faculty and students alike, this series is intended to inspire action on the SDGs and showcase activities and initiatives of UNAI member institutions.

United Nations projects an increase in the world's urban population

The Population Division of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) launched this week the 2018 Revision of World Urbanization Prospects.

Primary school children in class, Harar, Ethiopia (Photo: UN Photo / Eskinder Debebe)
UNAI Quiz: Education for all

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#SDGsinAcademia: Goal 4

As part of the ongoing campaign on the Sustainable Development Goals carried out by the United Nations, United Nations Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) is presenting a weekly series of articles on #SDGSinAcademia that highlights the importance of higher education in achieving the Goals. Featuring additional sources for use by faculty and students alike, this series is intended to inspire action on the SDGs and showcase activities and initiatives of UNAI member institutions.

Primary school children in class, Harar, Ethiopia (Photo: UN Photo / Eskinder Debebe)
UNAI Quiz: Education for all

Test your knowledge about this principle of the United Nations Academic Impact with the UNAI Quiz!!

#SDGsinAcademia: Goal 3

As part of the ongoing campaign on the Sustainable Development Goals carried out by the United Nations, United Nations Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) is presenting a weekly series of articles on #SDGSinAcademia that highlights the importance of higher education in achieving the Goals. Featuring additional sources for use by faculty and students alike, this series is intended to inspire action on the SDGs and showcase activities and initiatives of UNAI member institutions.

First day of the general debate at the beginning of the 40th session (Photo: UNAI / Omar Hernández)
Importance of academia highlighted in the 40th session of the UN Committee on Information

During the general debate of the 40th session of the Committee on Information (COI) that was held this week at United Nations Headquarters in New York, a number of Member States of this intergovernmental body highlighted the critical importance of academia and the institutions of higher education as partners of the United Nations.

#SDGsinAcademia: Goal 2

As part of the ongoing campaign on the Sustainable Development Goals carried out by the United Nations, United Nations Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) is presenting a weekly series of articles on #SDGSinAcademia that highlights the importance of higher education in achieving the Goals. Featuring additional sources for use by faculty and students alike, this series is intended to inspire action on the SDGs and showcase activities and initiatives of UNAI member institutions.

UNSMIL Capacity-Building Expert holds Human Rights Workshop in Zawiya, Libya (UN Photo/Iason Foounten)
UNAI Quiz: Capacity-building

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