Events

Fifth Annual J. Michael Adams Lecture and Conversation "Why 1999 Matters in 2020"

United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) is pleased to announce the Fifth Annual J. Michael Adams Lecture and Conversation, to be held on Thursday, 29 November 2018 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at United Nations Headquarters in New York.

12th Global Awareness Conference organized by the State University of New York - Oswego

The State University of New York - SUNY Oswego (United States), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) is organizing for this Friday and Saturday, 9 and 10 November 2018, the 12th Global Awareness Conference, which is a day and a half on campus conference that provides the opportunity to learn about other cultures and global issues

University for Peace will host the Earth Charter Education Conference 2019

he University for Peace (Costa Rica), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), and in particular its Earth Charter Center for Education for Sustainable Development, created to forge new paths in education for sustainable development, global citizenship education, and emerging leadership paradigms, is organizing the conference Leading the Way to Sustainability 2030

Call for submissions: SDGs Good Practices, Success Stories and Lessons Learned

The Division for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA), launched a call for submissions of good practices, success stories and lessons learned in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the SDGs

TKM College of Engineering and KFUNAI will host the International Consortium on Global Climate

The United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) - ASPIRE Chapter of the Thangal Kunju Musaliar College of Engineering (India), a member institution of the UNAI, in association with the Kerala Forum on United Nations Academic Impact (KFUNAI), is organizing the International Consortium on Global Climate (ICGC) with the theme Climate Action and Life on Land, based on the Goals 13 and 15 of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Meet the Authors of "The Security Council Chamber" at UN Bookshop

Learn the story behind the original design and creation as well as the meticulous renovation of the 20th century 's most remarkable meeting space: the Security Council Chamber.

Call for Papers for the Conference at the University of Canberra: Gender Equality Through Agricultural Research for Development

The University of Canberra (Australia), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), is organizing jointly with the Australia­­­n Centre for Agricultural Research and the CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research, the international conference Gender Equality Through Agricultural Research for Development, which will take place from 2 - 4 April 2019 at the University of Canberra

Human Rights Week organized by the University of Geneva to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the UDHR

The University of Geneva (Switzerland), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), is organizing through its Global Studies Institute and with the support of the Foreign Affairs Office, the canton of Geneva and the Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights, the Human Rights Week. It will take place from 13 - 17 November 2018 ahead of the commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR).

Connections between geopolitics, civil society and refugees to be examined at the American University in Cairo

The American University in Cairo (Egypt), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), is organizing through its Centre for Migration and Refugee Studies, the Seminar on "Geopolitics, Civil Society and Refugees", with a lecture that will take place on 18 November 2018

Connection between Global Citizenship Education and the SDGs will be explored during Forum at UN Headquarters

The Asia-Pacific Centre of Education for International Understanding - APCEIU is organizing, jointly with the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Korea to the United Nations, the 2018 UN Global Citizenship Education Forum under the theme "Global Citizenship Education as a Key Enabler of SDGs". The event will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York on 13 November 2018

State University of New York to Host Panel Discussion on Preservation of the Academic Heritage in the Middle East

Office of Global Affairs of the State University of New York, a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), is hosting a panel discussion "Searching for the Future: Preservation of the Academic Heritage in the Middle East" this Friday, 2 November 2018.

University for Peace invites to panel on the role of education and dialogue in achieving sustainable peace

The University for Peace (Costa Rica), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), jointly with the Permanent Mission of Costa Rica to the United Nations, is hosting on 26 October 2018 at United Nations Headquarters in New York, the Interactive Dialogue on the University for Peace and the Role of Education and Dialogue in Achieving Sustainable Peace, organized in conjunction with the presentation of the Triannual Report of the United Nations Secretary-General on the University for Peace to the United Nations General Assembly

MEET THE AUTHOR with Jimmy Nelson, "HOMAGE TO HUMANITY."

The United Nations Bookshop invites you to a Meet the Author event with Jimmy Nelson, award-winning photographer known for his portraits of indigenous peoples. Jimmy Nelson has traveled the world with his camera, visiting some of its most remote and ancient cultures. The resulting images are beautifully published in HOMAGE TO HUMANITY.

Trinity College Dublin will host a lecture about the Sustainable Development Goals

Trinity College Dublin (Ireland), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), will host a lecture about the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The event, that will take place on 18 October 2018, is organized by the Trinity Global Development Society

Rutgers University to host special event for students to celebrate this year's United Nations Day

Rutgers University (United States), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), is commemorating this year’s United Nations Day (24 October 2018) by staging an interactive program that helps establish linkages between sustainability projects on campus and within communities in alignment with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

University of New South Wales organizes conference on urban resilience in the Asia Pacific region

The University of New South Wales (Australia), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), and in particular its Faculty of Built Environment, is organizing the Urban Resilience Asia Pacific Conference that will take place between 7 - 8 November 2018

American University of Beirut will host the Global Health Forum 2018

The American University in Beirut (Lebanon), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), will host the Global Health Forum 2018: Innovative Approaches to Global Health Challenges in Low and Middle-Income countries (LMICS) between 1 - 2 November 2018 at the university

Sophia University organizes 'United Nations Weeks' in commemoration of the 73rd anniversary of the UN Charter

Sophia University (Japan), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), will hold its 10th United Nations Weeks to celebrate United Nations Day. Various events will take place from 15 - 29 October 2018 aiming to reflect and think together about our common future

De Montfort University will hold a 24-hour vigil in support of the Sustainable Development Goals

De Montfort University - DMU (United Kingdom), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), is holding a 24-hour vigil to demonstrate and mobilize support for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It will be launched on 18 October 2018 by Maher Nasser, Director of the Outreach Division of the United Nations Department of Public Information, with a live link from United Nations Headquarters to the university campus at noon, UK time

Students will present their research on International and European Law at the University of Belgrade

The University of Belgrade (Serbia), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), and in particular its Faculty of Law is organizing the Student Conference in Theory and Philosophy of Law on the topic "International and European Law – Theoretical Issues" that will be held between 7 - 8 December 2018, to coincide with the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights