Capacity-building in higher education system

University of Missouri-Columbia

Mailing address: 
N52 Memorial Union - University of Missouri - Columbia, MO 65211
Telephone: 
01 573 882 6008
Email: 
scottj@missouri.edu
Website: 
http://missouri.edu
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
James K. Scott, Ph.D.
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Interim Vice Provost - International Programs
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
scottj@missouri.edu
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Ken Schneeberger, Ph.D.
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Director - International Agriculture Programs
Focal point 1 - Email: 
schneebergerk@missouri.edu
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ayllonm@missouri.edu
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Miguel Ayllon, Ph.D.
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
We are a public land grant university, and a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU). We are a research intensive university, offering over 300 different degrees in 19 Colleges or Schools.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
We are a research intensive university with a history of capacity-building in higher education with partner institutions in Sub Saharan Africa, North Africa, Eurasia, South and East Asia. We promote global citizenship, sustainability and intercultural dialogue through a variety of curricular and co-curricular activities, including student organizations.

Universidad CES

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
CES University
Mailing address: 
Calle 10 A No. 22 - 04
Telephone: 
44440555
Email: 
dvelez@ces.edu.co
Website: 
www.ces.edu.co
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Jorge Julian Osorio Gomez
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
josorio@ces.edu.co
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Juan Jaime Arroyave Restrepo
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Head of the International Affairs Office
Focal point 1 - Email: 
jarroyaver@ces.edu.co
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Head of the Sustainability Office
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Tatiana Molina
Focal point 2 - Email: 
dvelez@ces.edu.co
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Dinah Roll
Focal point 3 - Email: 
tmolina@ces.edu.co
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
CES University, based in Medellin, Colombia, is an autonomous, non-denominational, private, non-profit Institution established on July 5th, 1977. Its main goal is to strive for excellence by educating undergraduate and postgraduate professionals in all areas of knowledge, who have the highest human, ethical and scientific qualities. In 2007, it was officially recognized as a University by the Colombian National Ministry of Education through Resolution 1371 of March 22nd.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The University seeks to contribute to the solution of global and local problems based on the Sustainable Development Goals, Agenda 2030, through joint actions with public and private Institutions. Our main areas of work include Prevention and Health Promotion, Mental Health, Protection of the Ecosystem, Peace and Community Development, and Innovation, in accordance with our prioritized SDGs which are now part of our Organizational Strategic Development Plan.

ISAE Universidad

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
ISAE University
Mailing address: 
0819-03775
Telephone: 
(507)2781432 ext. 8090
Email: 
isae@isaeuniversidad.ac.pa
Website: 
www.isaeuniversidad.ac.pa
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Xiomara de Arrocha
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Doctora (Dra)
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
xiomara.arrocha@isaeuniversidad.ac.pa
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Xiomara de Knopf
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Lic.
Focal point 1 - Email: 
xiomara.deknopf@isaeuniversidad.ac.pa
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Dra
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Ulina Mapp
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ivonne.arrocha@isaeuniversidad.ac.pa
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Ivonne Arrocha
Focal point 3 - Email: 
ulina.mapp@isaeuniversidad.ac.pa
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
ISAE Universidad has five Faculties: Faculty of Education Sciences and Humanities, Faculty of Political Science and Law, Faculty of Administrative Sciences, Faculty of Tourism and Faculty of Technology. In addition to the Research and Postgraduate Directorate, it has 8 locations throughout the country and serves an approximate population of 3,000 students and approximately 250 teachers.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
ISAE University is currently working on research in the area of ​​interculturality and armed conflicts. In the different courses teachers emphasis is placed on the theme of Sustainable Development objectives. Currently working with 100 students of 7 and 8 grade vulnerable areas to develop their potential in the scientific area and their talent. This program started at the university's headquarters in 2017. The university also works with the indigenous population and people of African descent.

Rollins College

Mailing address: 
1000 Holt Avenue, Winter Park, FL 32789, USA
Telephone: 
407-646-2120
Email: 
president@rollins.edu
Website: 
Rollins.edu
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Grant H. Cornwell
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
gcornwell@rollins.edu
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Micki Meyer
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Lord Family Ass't VP for Student Affairs - Community
Focal point 1 - Email: 
mmeyer@rollins.edu
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Staff Director, Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship Hub
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Patrick Odoyo
Focal point 2 - Email: 
dchong@rollins.edu
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Dan Chong
Focal point 3 - Email: 
podoyo@rollins.edu
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Rollins College is a comprehensive liberal arts college that awards baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees through residential and evening-degree programs and its Crummer Graduate School of Business.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
As our mission statement indicates, “Rollins College educates students for global citizenship and responsible leadership, empowering graduates to pursue meaningful lives and productive careers. We are committed to the liberal arts ethos and guided by its values and ideals.

Academy of Health Sciences

Mailing address: 
Atima, Idleb, Syria
Telephone: 
+905313429772
Email: 
pr@hsacademy.org
Website: 
http://www.hsacademy.org
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Abdullah Abdulaziz Alhaji
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President of the academy
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
pr@hsacademy.org
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Muhanad Almaksour
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Deputy
Focal point 1 - Email: 
deputy@hsacademy.org
Focal point 3 - Title: 
International Relation
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Steve Kali
Focal point 2 - Email: 
hos@hsacademy.org
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Husaien Alsaied
Focal point 3 - Email: 
info@hsacademy.org
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Academy of Health Sciences is an academic, not-for-profit, private institution of higher education established in 2011 in Syria with the charter granted by the Council of Higher Education. The stated aim of the academy is to work in close partnership with the national, regional and international academic entities and institutions on the bases of mutual understanding in addition to provide high education medical studies for students. Currently, Academy of Health Sciences has been running School of Paramedics, School of Nursing, School of Public Health and School of Physical Therapy.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Actually due to the circumstances of the Syrian war, we were not able to carry out any activity and that is what we are planning to accomplish in the coming days.

University of Ibadan

Mailing address: 
Off Sango-Ojoo Road, Agbowo-UI, Ibadan, Nigeria
Telephone: 
+2348055454544
Email: 
dvcrisp@mail.ui.edu.ng
Website: 
www.ui.edu.ng
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Abel Idowu Olayinka
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Professor/ Vice Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
aiolayinka@yahoo.com
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Olanike Adeyemo
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research, Innovation & Strategic Partnerships)
Focal point 1 - Email: 
olanikeadeyemo@hotmail.com
Focal point 2 - Email: 
bunmiadm@yahoo.com
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Olubunmi Faluyi
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Established in 1948, the University of Ibadan, UI as it is fondly referred to, is the first University in Nigeria. Until 1962 when it became a full-fledged independent University, it was a College of the University of London in a special relationship scheme.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The University of Ibadan is fully vested in human capacity building through teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level, research/innovation targeted towards solving real life problems, community service while fostering strategic partnerships to ensure that the University of Ibadan is a citadel fully integrated into a Knowledge Society (“a world-class institution for academic excellence geared towards meeting societal needs”)

International University of Fundamental Studies

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
International University of Fundamental Studies
Mailing address: 
vice-chancellor@iufs.ru, info@iufs.ru
Telephone: 
+7-911 765 5717
Email: 
registrar@iufs.ru
Website: 
www.iufs.edu, www.iufs.ru, www.mufo.ru
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Prof.Shanti P Jayasekara
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rector@iufs.ru
Focal point 1 - Name: 
J.S.K.Jayasekara
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vice-chancellor
Focal point 1 - Email: 
Vice-chancellor@iufs.ru
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Dean of Russian language Faculty
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Iezuitov Andrey Nikolaevich
Focal point 2 - Email: 
kalanijayasekara26@gmail.com
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Kalani Poornima
Focal point 3 - Email: 
registrar@iufs.ru
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The International University of Fundamental Studies (the IUFS) was founded in St. Petersburg in the Russian Federation in the year 1998. In 2015 IUFS moved to Moscow with new Registration of the Ministry of Justice (Moscow). IUFS is a Scientific Research University continually operating its activities with International higher Academic Council (www.mvus.ru) as a Complex Public Scientific Research Institution which is the first of such kind in the World. The IUFS is multi-functional in its goals and objectives.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
We conduct activities such as: Organizing events where scientists can introduce their inventions and discoveries to the world. http://www.mufo.ru/video/206-8th-world-scientific-congress-uno-geneva.html http://mvus.ru/en/congress/141-the-fifth-anniversary-world-scientific-congress.html https://www.iufs.edu/news/140-program-7th-world-scientific-congress-5-7-september-2016-academie-internationale-des-sciences-ararat.html http://www.mufo.ru/video/206-7th-world-scientific-congress-uno-geneva.html https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07VZMTRgEBg 2.

Universidad Católica de la Santísima Concepción

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Catholic University Concepción
Mailing address: 
Alonso de Ribera 2850, Concepción
Telephone: 
+56412345050
Email: 
sbaeza@ucsc.cl
Website: 
www.ucsc.cl
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Christian Schmitz Vaccaro
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Vice Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
schmitz@ucsc.cl
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Marcelo Lagos subiare
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean of Medicine
Focal point 1 - Email: 
mlagoss@ucsc.cl
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Dean of Business
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Cristhian Mellado
Focal point 2 - Email: 
echavez@ucsc.cl
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Emma Chavez
Focal point 3 - Email: 
cmellado@ucsc.cl
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
La UCSC es una Universidad tradicional, autónoma y de derecho público, que cumple una labor de formación integral, entregando servicios de excelencia a la Región del Biobío.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
TBA

Royal Thimphu College

Mailing address: 
PO Box 1122, Ngabiphu, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
Telephone: 
+975-2-351801/02
Email: 
info@rtc.bt
Website: 
www.rtc.bt
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Shiva Raj Bhattarai, PhD
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Interim President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
president@rtc.bt
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Samir Patel
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean, External Relations and Development
Focal point 1 - Email: 
samirp@rtc.bt
Focal point 2 - Email: 
lekichoden@rtc.bt
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Leki Choden
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Royal Thimphu College is a private undergraduate college with Bachelor’s degree programmes affiliated to the national public university, the Royal University of Bhutan (RUB). RTC has recently made an academic association with the Khesar Gyalpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan which offers its degree in BSc in Nursing and Midwifery. RTC is the highest rated independently accredited tertiary education institute in the country with an A+ (Excellent) grade by the Bhutan Accreditation Council. RTC currently offers the following academic programmes that are mostly three years long.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
RTC provides scholarships to those academically capable students to study and complete their tertiary education in effort to contribute to human capacity building of the nation. RTC carries out various short terms and long term exchange programs with partner universities from around the world. RTC offers courses related to sustainability in its Environmental Management programme covering the UN SDGs.

Université de Parakou

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
University of Parakou
Mailing address: 
BP 123
Telephone: 
00229 23 61 07 12
Email: 
univparakou@gmail.com
Website: 
www.univ-parakou.bj
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Prosper Gandaho
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
gprosper02@yahoo.fr
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Mathias Hounnou Azoua
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Assistant of the General Secretary to the University
Focal point 1 - Email: 
mathias.azoua@yahoo.fr
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Vice-Rector of the University
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Gomes Ansèque Coami
Focal point 2 - Email: 
dianegand@yahoo.fr
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Diane Gandonou
Focal point 3 - Email: 
ansgom@gmail.com
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
University of Parakou was created in September 2001. It is located in the North Benin, 400KM from Cotonou (Benin Republic). It is composed of ten professional schools and Faculties. The most important fields study are: Medical school, Faculty of Law, Agronomy, Economics and Management, Statistics, Social Sciences and humanities and Letters, Technology. Up to date University of Parakou has registered around 22.000 of students with about 250 Lecturers and 190 Administrative staff.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
University of Parakou has launched a program of promoting local vegetable for fight against poverty. This program has demontrated that by integrated indigenous vegetables in Benin population daily meal that could help the country gaining currencies for development purposes and also could solve many diseases problem in our community and then by correcting sustainable food supply for the community. It also help researchers to promote technologies of food processing in Benin Republic.