Capacity-building in higher education system

Georgian Institute of Public Affairs

Mailing address: 
9 Ietim Gurji street, Tbilisi, 0105
Telephone: 
+995 322 249 7500
Email: 
t.pkhaladze@gipa.ge
Website: 
www.gipa.ge
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Maka Ioselia
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
m.ioseliani@gipa.ge
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Nestan Tsitsishvili
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean of the School of Social Sciences
Focal point 1 - Email: 
n.tsitsishvili@gipa.ge
Focal point 2 - Email: 
l.kakabadze@gipa.ge
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Lika Kakabadze
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
https://gipa.ge/res/docs/OrganizationalStructureENG.pdf
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Georgian Institute of Public Affairs (GIPA) was founded in 1994 and since then it has stood as one of the first innovative Western-oriented projects, started with one Master’s program in Public Administration.

دانشگاه کاتب

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Kateb University
Mailing address: 
strategic.communications@kateb.edu.af
Telephone: 
0093729008325
Email: 
info@kateb.edu.af
Website: 
https://kateb.edu.af/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Ali Ahmad Yousefi
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
a.yousefi@kateb.edu.af
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Wali Farhat
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Development and Strategic Communications Director
Focal point 1 - Email: 
wali-farhat@kateb.edu.af
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Mohammad Musa Jafari
Focal point 2 - Email: 
zia.shefaie@kateb.edu.af
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Zia Shefaie
Focal point 3 - Email: 
musa.jafari@kateb.edu.af
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
At Kateb University faculties, departments and the research centers are led by vice chancellor for academic affairs.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
At Kateb University we have the following programs which meets the UNAI principles 1. Conference on role of universities in implementing SDGs in Afghanistan (a dialogue among private sector, academia, government and international development agencies) 2. Human Right Center at Kateb University (a platform for human right study in Afghanistan) 3. Research on SDGs for Afghanistan (Creating knowledge for afghanistan SDGs) 4. Kateb University scholarships for women and poor people (Education for All) 5. KU Talk (Cross Sectoral Dialogue Among Academia, CSOs, Private Sector, Government abou

Federal University Dutse

Mailing address: 
Office of the Vice Chancellor, Federal University Dutse Jigawa State
Telephone: 
+2348033116o67
Email: 
mukhtarfb@fud.edu.ng
Website: 
www.fud.edu.ng
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Fatima Batul Mukhtar
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Professor/ Vice Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
mukhtarfb@fud.edu.ng
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Abdulkarim Sabo Mohammed
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Professor
Focal point 1 - Email: 
abdulkarim@fud.edu.ng
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Professor
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Abayomi Oloruntoba
Focal point 2 - Email: 
chifu.ndikilar@fud.edu.ng
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Chifu Ndikilar
Focal point 3 - Email: 
yomitoba@fud.edu.ng
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
FEDERAL UNIVERSITY DUTSE ACADEMIC STRUCTURE Federal University Dutse is a young University being established in March, 2011. The University currently has Five faculties and one college; namely faculties of Agriculture, Arts and Social Sciences, Basic Medical sciences, Management Sciences and Faculty of Sciences, a College of Medical and Health Sciences and Post graduate School.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The Centre for Entrepreneurship development is in partnership with Jigawa State Marketers Association (JISMA) to contribute in the areas of capacity development and creating awareness to businesses owners on creating ideal business, marketing, new product/business development and so on CEED –YELF Project: This project is community based project that the University is carrying out through its Centre for Entrepreneurship to help local communities to develop their local agricultural products and process them locally to sell.

State University of New York, Korea (SUNY Korea)

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
State University of New York, Korea
Mailing address: 
119 Songdo Moonhwa-ro, B303, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon 21985, Republic of Korea
Telephone: 
+82.32.626.1313
Email: 
mark.whitaker@sunykorea.ac.kr
Website: 
http://sunykorea.ac.kr/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Choonho Kim
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
chkim@sunykorea.ac.kr
Focal point 1 - Name: 
James Larson
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Leading Professor, Chair, Department of Technology and Society
Focal point 1 - Email: 
james.larson@stonybrook.edu
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Leader, External Relations Team; Department of Strategic Planning and Relations, SUNY Korea Administration
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Sehee Hahn
Focal point 2 - Email: 
mark.whitaker@sunykorea.ac.kr
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Mark D. Whitaker
Focal point 3 - Email: 
sehee.hahn@sunykorea.ac.kr
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Established in 2012, "SUNY Korea" is the Korean branch of the State University of New York System, granting undergraduate, Master's and Doctorate Degrees of Stony Brook University and FIT (Fashion Institute of Technology). SUNY Korea is headed by a President (Dr. Choonho Kim, founding president), advised by a Board of Managers headed by Dr. Michael Bernstein and with Dr. Imin Kao as the Executive Director of SUNY Korea Academic Programs. Under the President, there is the VP for Academic Affairs, Dr. Jong Soo Kim; the Provost and SVP, Dr. Arthur Lee; the VP for Research, Dr.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
In no particular order and not including all categories to be brief: - Capacity-building in higher education system; Educational opportunity for all, Higher education opportunity for every interested individual: recently took 3 Nepalese students denied USA entry after US gov't blocked them accepting their scholarship from UT Tyler https://twitter.com/_JoanLiu/status/1032938088643751936; https://twitter.com/_JoanLiu/status/1030076239837425664 In general this reflects the vision of SUNY Korea: to bring many international students to Korea, to encourage global citizenship in our students an

UniLasalle-RJ

Mailing address: 
Rua Gastão Gonçalves, 79, Fátima - Niterói RJ, 24240-030
Telephone: 
+55 (21) 2199-6600
Email: 
faleconosco.uni@lasalle.org.br
Website: 
https://www.unilasalle.edu.br/rj
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Jardelino Menegat
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector at La Salle University RJ (UniLaSalle-RJ)
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
jardelino.menegat@lasalle.org.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Ronaldo Curi Gismondi
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Pro-Rector at La Salle University RJ (UniLaSalle-RJ)
Focal point 1 - Email: 
curi@lasalle.org.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Coordinator of International Relations BA
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Fernanda Cristina Nanci Izidro Gonçalves
Focal point 2 - Email: 
hugo.amazonas@lasalle.org.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Hugo César Said Amazonas
Focal point 3 - Email: 
fernanda.nanci@lasalle.org.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
UniLaSalle-RJ’s headquarter is Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, in its own building, specifically built for this purpose. It was built with the most modern technology available for the operation of higher education institutions. In addition to this specific property, LaSalle Group also maintains three other buildings in Niterói, making a total of 90 classrooms, a theater, several auditoriums, a gymnasium for indoor sports, laboratories and libraries that can be used for academic and cultural activities. UniLaSalle-RJ is part of a network with 300 years of history and presence in 80 countries.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
UniLaSalle-RJ’s mission is to be an open space of educational excellence, committedto the formation of avant-garde professionals, with a spirit of faith, fraternity, service, ethical, human values, environmental and social awareness. The institution respects the diversity of beliefs, political convictions and pedagogical orientations. To implement its mission UniLaSalle-RJ invests and develops many social programs that promotes education and capacity building opportunities to its neighboring communities.

Instituto Nacional de Telecomunicações

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
National Institute of Telecommunications
Mailing address: 
St João de Camargo 510, Centro, Santa Rita do Sapucaí, Minas Gerais, 37540000
Telephone: 
(+55) 35 3471-9200
Email: 
pesquisador.institucional@inatel.br
Website: 
www.inatel.br
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Carlos Nazareth Motta Marins
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Dean
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
carlosn@inatel.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Filipe Bueno Vilela
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Coordinator of Research and Projects
Focal point 1 - Email: 
filipe.bueno@inatel.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Professor
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Filipe Loyola Lopes
Focal point 2 - Email: 
fabiano@inatel.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Fabiano Valias de Carvalho
Focal point 3 - Email: 
filipe.loyola@inatel.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Inatel is a degree granting institution of higher education founded in 1965 in Santa Rita do Sapucai, Brazil, that offered the first Brazilian Telecommunications Engineering undergraduate course. Later, it has incorporated new courses seen as innovative to the country, such as Biomedical Engineering, Software Engineering and so forth. Nowadays, it offers ten undergraduate engineering and technology programs, as well as Master and Doctoral degrees in Telecommunications.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Inatel created a center called Cas@ Viva (translating from Portuguese to Live House) for teaching technology, ethics and sustainability to young students of public elementary schools. In this center, Inatel’s engineering students, tutored by professionals from different specialities, lead activities of algorithms and robotics, use of recycled materials to design new projects, proper communication between intercultural groups and so forth.

Universidade Federal da Integração Latino-Americana

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Federal University for Latin American Integration
Mailing address: 
suellemayara@gmail.com
Telephone: 
+55 [45] 3529 2836
Email: 
suellemayara@gmail.com
Website: 
https://portal.unila.edu.br/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Gustavo Oliveira Vieira
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Doctor in International Law, Reitor Pro-Tempore
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
gustavo.vieira@unila.edu.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Diana Araújo Pereira
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Pro-Reitoria de Relações Internacionais e Institucionais
Focal point 1 - Email: 
diana.pereira@unila.edu.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Professora Adjunta e Coordenadora da participação da UNILA na rede Brasil ODS
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Luciana Ribeiro
Focal point 2 - Email: 
suellemayara@gmail.com
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Suellen Mayara Péres de Oliveira
Focal point 3 - Email: 
luciana.ribeiro@unila.edu.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Federal University of Latin American Integration (UNILA) was created by Law №. 12,189 / 2010, it is an autarchic legal entity linked to the Ministry of Education, with its headquarters and forum in the city of Foz do Iguaçu, State of Paraná. Both degree and postgraduate formation are linked to the Latin American Institutes so UNILA does not have a traditional model of knowledgeable areas instead, it has a more modern interdisciplinary centers. About its Institutional Organization.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The institutional mission of UNILA trains humans to be capable of contributing to Latin American regional integration by developing cultural, scientific and educational exchanges in our area, especially in the Southern Common Market (Mercosur). The vocation of UNILA is the academic exchange and solidarity cooperation with member countries of Mercosur and with the other countries of Latin America.

Universidade Estadual da Paraíba

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Paraíba State University
Mailing address: 
Rua Horacio Trajano de Oliveira, S/N, Cristo Redentor, Cep 58071-160 Joao Pessoa-PB
Telephone: 
55 83 996268250
Email: 
claudio.lucena@uepb.edu.br
Website: 
http://centros.uepb.edu.br/ccbsa/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Antonio Guedes Rangel Junior
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rangeljr@uepb.edu.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Cláudio Simão de Lucena Neto
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Professor / Head of International Relations Office
Focal point 1 - Email: 
claudio.lucena@uepb.edu.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Associate Professor, Graduate Program of
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Paulo Roberto Loyolla Kuhlmann
Focal point 2 - Email: 
prpgp@uepb.edu.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Maria José Lima da Silva
Focal point 3 - Email: 
Kuhlmann@ccbsa.uepb.edu.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
PUA (University in Action Project, or Projeto Universidade em Ação, in portuguese) is extension project where professors, undergraduates, alumnus, masters and doctorates students, mainly in International Relations, and also high school students, acting as clowns, executing ludicians activities at schools and teaching and practicing peacemaking circles and mediation. It is important to say that our project works in schools localized in violent areas at João Pessoa, Paraíba, aiming a culture of peace.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Clown Activities - as form to bring joyful to children in peripheral schools, in violent areas, and as to bring peace messages in presentations Peacemaking circles - based on Kay Pranis, executes and teaches dialogue circles to create intimacy, cohesion and compassion, sometimes to deal with conflicts Theater - based on Augusto Boal, teaches small groups of teenagers to create theater numbers that discusses oppressed and violent realities, and forms to change, to overcome, in direction to Peace School mediation - through processes and training, aims to instruct children and adolescents to d

UniAmérica - Centro Universitário União das Américas

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Uniamerica University
Mailing address: 
Av. das Cataratas, 1118 - Vila Yolanda, Foz do Iguaçu - PR, 85853-000
Telephone: 
+ 55 45 2105.9001
Email: 
direito@uniamerica.br
Website: 
www.uniamerica.br/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Ryon Braga
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Reitor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
ryon@uniamerica.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Hugo Espínola
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Coordenador do Curso de Direito
Focal point 1 - Email: 
hugo.mangueira@uniamerica.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Professor do Curso de Direito
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Augusto Ballalai
Focal point 2 - Email: 
maria.esteves@uniamerica.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Madalena Esteves
Focal point 3 - Email: 
augusto.ballalai@uniamerica.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Curricular Matrix structured based on the technical and behavioral skills necessary for the integral formation of the student (personal and professional), without the traditional division by disciplines.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Room activities focused on collaborative elements, practical challenges and real problems, putting the student as the protagonist of learning, without the traditional lectures. Exchange with African countries to host scholarship students. The initiative and proactivity to expand the purely academic vision of the activities of the college, allowing a total integration with the real world and of the work, giving meaning and pragmaticity to what is realized in the campus.

Saintgits College of Applied Sciences

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Saintgits College of Applied Sciences
Mailing address: 
KOTTUKULAM HILLS,PATHAMUTTOM PO,KOTTAYAM DISTRICT,KERALA,INDIA
Telephone: 
9847039193, 0481 2433787
Email: 
principalscas@saintgits.org
Website: 
http://saintgits.org/college-of-applied-sciences/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
M C Joseph
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Principal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
principalscas@saintgits.org
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Anu Zacharia
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Assistant Professor(Senior Grade)
Focal point 1 - Email: 
anu.z@saintgits.org
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ouseppachan.ts@saintgits.org
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Ouseppachan T S
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Saintgits College of Applied Science (SCAS) is a new generation Arts and Science college launched in 2004. It has maintained high standards in academic as well as extra-curricular activities ever since it launched with a full capacity of students. With a scientifically planned teaching methodology, combined with some of the best and experienced faculty and state-of-the-art infrastructure, the institute has set a benchmark in graduate studies.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The college encourages its students to be actively aware of social issues especially that involves inequality, intolerance etc.Daily Newspaper reading is encouraged among students to create such awareness.Group discussions and debates are also conducted on regular basis to sensitize students.The institutions also has clubs such as He for She,Women's club,etc to build the personality and improve their skills.