Fighting poverty through education

Universidad Autónoma del Estado de HIdalgo

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Autonomous University of Hidalgo State
Mailing address: 
42000
Telephone: 
01 771 717 2000
Email: 
iaconvenios@uaeh.edu.mx
Website: 
https://www.uaeh.edu.mx/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Rafael Cravioto Torres
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Head of International Affairs of the UAEH
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rafaelc@uaeh.edu.mx
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Diana Sarahí González Morales
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Agreements department
Focal point 1 - Email: 
iaconvenios@uaeh.edu.mx
Focal point 2 - Email: 
iaadmin_pro@uaeh.edu.mx
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Guadalupe Escamilla
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
UAEH is the oldest and largest university in the state of Hidalgo, Mexico and is known as one of the best universities in Ibero-America and Latin America. It is a member of the Consortium of Mexican Universities (CUMEX) and is one of the best universities in Mexico for postgraduate studies. It is divided in six faculties in the capital city of Hidalgo, which is named Pachuca.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The university has a series of actions contemplated in the educational model where there are educational innovation activities for all students, which directly promote healthy lifestyles and the possibility of having an adequate intellectual development. A commitment to society with the six fundamental values that are trust, honesty, justice, responsibility, respect and courage ". "As an educational institution, our commitment is to translate these values into actions that strengthen our community, the experience of academic integrity."

Centro Regional de Formación Docente e Investigación Educativa

Mailing address: 
​Carretera Municipal Tecnológico-Copalar Km 2.200, Comitán de Dominguez, Chiapas
Telephone: 
​ (963) 6366100
Email: 
victor.avendano@cresur.edu.mx
Website: 
www.cresur.edu.mx
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
José Humberto Trejo Catalán
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
humberto.trejo@cresur.edu.mx
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Roberto René Pinto Rojas
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Secretario Académico
Focal point 1 - Email: 
roberto.pinto@cresur.edu.mx
Focal point 2 - Email: 
victor.avendano@cresur.edu.mx
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Victor del Carmen Avendaño Porras
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
La docencia es una profesión que demanda vocación, compromiso y profesionalismo, cualidades que están presentes en gran parte de nuestras maestras y maestros, por lo que resulta cada vez más necesario apoyarlos en este campo.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
CRESUR constantly conducts training courses on issues related to equity, human rights and educational inclusion. It also offers master's and doctoral programs that focus on inclusive education and human rights.

Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
National University of San Marcos
Mailing address: 
Calle Germán Amézaga 375, Edificio Jorge Basadre, Ciudad Universitaria - Lima
Telephone: 
+51 619 7000
Email: 
rector@unmsm.edu.pe
Website: 
www.unmsm.edu.pe/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Orestes Cachay Boza
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rector@unmsm.edu.pe
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Julio César Sandoval Inchaustegui
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Advisor to the Rector's office
Focal point 1 - Email: 
csandovali@unmsm.edu.pe
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Head of the International Technical Cooperation Office
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Juan Diego Zamudio Padilla
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ogcri@unmsm.edu.pe
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Heli Jaime Barrón Pastor
Focal point 3 - Email: 
cooperatec.ogcri@unmsm.edu.pe
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos is the most representative university institution of Peru, of multidisciplinary nature, based on humanistic, scientific and technological research, with academic excellence. Committed to human and sustainable development, leader in the promotion of cultural and artistic creation. It generates and disseminates scientific, technological and humanistic knowledge, committed to the sustainable development of the country and the protection of the environment.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Principal activities: - Centre for Technological Research, Biomedical and Environmental (CITBM): CITBM is the first center of excellence in research, development and innovation of Peru. It is implemented with the support of CONCYTEC CIENCIACTIVA program. Your organization is in charge of National University of San Marcos, with the participation of a group of national companies and a select group of international centres of excellence.

جامعة الملكة أروى

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Queen Arwa University
Mailing address: 
11586
Telephone: 
+9671445992
Email: 
info@qau.ye
Website: 
http://www.qau.ye
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Wheeba Faree
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
wheeba@qau.ye
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Ghassan Ali Hashim
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vic Rector
Focal point 1 - Email: 
ghassanvicerector@qau.ye
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Webmaster
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Saddam Hussein
Focal point 2 - Email: 
mariam@qau.ye
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Mariam Mohammed
Focal point 3 - Email: 
webmaster@qau.ye
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
founded in 1996 in Yemen and named after Queen Arwa.[1][2] The university has some different fields of study including Humanities and Social Sciences, Commercial Sciences and Administration, Engineering, Science, Higher Education, Art, Law, and Microbiology.[3]
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The following points give a summary of the main objectives of the University Developing different, yet specialized courses in higher education, in cooperation with other educational institutions. Providing other social and scientific establishments with specialists in different areas of development, particularly in the fields of Women Studies,Environmental Studies, and Population Sciences. Implementing educational programs to enable students to keep pace with advancements in technology, the arts and sciences. Forging cultural and scientific links and exchanges with universities, institut

Universidad de Ciencias Comerciales

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
University of Commercial Science
Mailing address: 
Apartado Postal P-85, Managua, Nicaraga Central America
Telephone: 
505 2771931
Email: 
josefina.kiesler@ucc.edu.ni
Website: 
www.ucc.edu.ni
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Josefina Sánchez Kiesler
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Dean of the Faculty of Economic Sciences
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
josefina.kiesler@ucc.edu.ni
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Josefina Sánchez Kiesler
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean of the Faculty of Economic Sciences
Focal point 1 - Email: 
josefina.kiesler@ucc.edu.ni
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Josefina Sánchez Kiesler
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ivania.toruno@ucc.edu.ni
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Ivania Toruño
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
We are a university whose objective is to train managers and administrators through our schools focused on business. We offer more than 16 careers and 7 specialties at the level of postgraduate education. We have 59 years of experience in the sector.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Ucc has invested in better infrastructure and technology at the service of students; has scholarship programs for students of limited resources; promotes ethical and moral values ​​within the philosophy of the university; and is committed to sustainable best practices in all its administrative procedures.

Universidad Peruana Unión

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Director Of Health University Office
Mailing address: 
universidadsaludable@upeu.edu.pe
Telephone: 
511 6186300
Email: 
webmaster@upeu.edu.pe
Website: 
www.upeu.edu.pe
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Gluder Quispe Huanca
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rectorado@upeu.edu.pe
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Raúl Acuña Salinas
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vicerrector
Focal point 1 - Email: 
christianr@upeu.edu.pe
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Director posgrado school Health Public
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Miguel Bernui
Focal point 2 - Email: 
robertoescobar@upeu.edu.pe
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Roberto Escobar
Focal point 3 - Email: 
mbernui@upeu.edu.pe
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
La Universidad Peruana Unión (UPeU) es una institución afiliada a la Iglesia Adventista del Séptimo Día y es parte de la red mundial de la educación adventista en los niveles inicial, primaria, secundaria y superior. La UPeU, tiene 5 facultades distribuidas en sus tres sedes Lima, Tarapoto y Juliaca; en Lima funcionan 14 Escuelas Profesionales, además de la Escuela de Posgrado, otorga servicios de educación, investigación, extensión y proyección social, también tiene implementado como política el servicio, la innovación y la integridad, poniendo énfasis en la formación integral de los estudia
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
La UPeU, además de realizar las actividades relacionadas a la formación académica en las aulas realiza investigación formativa y de intervención comunitaria con integración de las acciones de extensión y proyección social con liderazgo de servicio comunitario considerando los principios bíblicos, las políticas nacionales, los objetivos de desarrollo sostenible, el cuidado ambiental, el cuidado de la salud con programas establecidos en las políticas ambientales, universidad saludable y el programa de formación integral hacia el estudiante, el personal, los docentes y la comunidad externa.

Universidad Nacional de San Agustín de Arequipa

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
National University of San Agustín from Arequipa
Mailing address: 
Sta. Catalina 117, Cercado, Arequipa, Perú
Telephone: 
51 54 237808
Email: 
rectorado@unsa.edu.pe
Website: 
www.unsa.edu.pe
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Rohel Sánchez Sánchez
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rohelsanchez@unsa.edu.pe
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Ana María Gutierrez Valdivia
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Academic Vice Rector
Focal point 1 - Email: 
agutierrezv@unsa.edu.pe
Focal point 2 - Email: 
horaciobarreda@unsa.edu.pe
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Horacio Barreda Tamayo
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
UNSA was founded in 1828. We are the most important university in southern Peru with 17 Faculties and 48 Professional Schools. Our specialties are architecture, mining, medicine and humanities. We also offer masters and doctorates. Our university community is 40,000 people (students, teachers and administrators).
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
UNSA is committed to Sustainable Development through the training of scientists and professionals in many areas linked to these objectives. La Unsa has research programs on agricultural development, water care and the environment. We are also committed to human rights through various citizen education and social responsibility programs.

Georgetown American University

Mailing address: 
81 Croal St
Telephone: 
5922261375
Email: 
info@gau.edu.gy
Website: 
www.gau.edu.gy
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Melissa Varswyk
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
CEO and President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
melissa.varswyk@gau.edu.gy
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Roshell Browne
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Assistant Registrar
Focal point 1 - Email: 
academics@gau.edu.gy
Focal point 2 - Email: 
finance@gau.edu.gy
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Miriam Varswyk
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
GAU has a school of Medicine which delivers a Premedical Sciences Program and a Doctor of Medicine Program. The University is Governed by a Board of Trustees which oversees the overall function of the University while the Administration accounts for the day to day running of the Institution.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
GAU provides scholarships for Indigenous students and for students of other disadvantaged communities. We also channel the call for the recognition of the International Decade for People of African Descent by organizing the IDPAD Summit, here in Guyana in March. In addition, our President is currently an OHCHR Human Rights Fellow.

Galen University

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Galen University
Mailing address: 
Mile 62 1 2 George Price Highway
Telephone: 
501-824-3226
Email: 
provost@galen.edu.bz
Website: 
www.galen.edu.bz
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Cynthia Eve Aird, Ph.D.
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Provost
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
eaird@galen.edu.bz
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Cynthia Eve Aird, Ph.D.
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Provost
Focal point 1 - Email: 
eaird@galen.edu.bz
Focal point 2 - Email: 
sgibbs@galen.edu.bz
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Sherry Gibbs
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Galen University is a small private institution consisting of 3 Faculties: the Faculty of Education, the Faculty of Arts, Sciences and Technology, and the Faculty of Business and Entrepreneurship. The CEO of the of the University at this time is the Provost who reports to the Board of Trustees. The Provost is advised by a body called the Provost Council which consists of the 3 Deans, the registrar and the Director of Student Services.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
GU provides financial assistance by way of low interest student loans, and a variety of scholarships to students in need. We are committed to sustainable development for Belize, and apply principles of sustainable development on campus, and require all students to take a course on sustainable development. And, we partner with the UNDP's IOM to offer certificate courses protecting migrants to members of the public and private sectors who come into direct contact with migrants in the course of their daily lives. We will also offer these courses to our students as well.

Imam Ja'afar Al-Sadiq University

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Imam Ja'afar Al-Sadiq University
Mailing address: 
info@sadiq.edu.iq
Telephone: 
+964773 741 7464
Email: 
info@sadiq.edu.iq
Website: 
http://www.sadiq.edu.iq/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Mohanad Sameer Jabbar
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Asst.Prof/President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
Dr.mohanad@sadiq.edu.iq
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Salman Kadhum Sadkhan
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Asst.Prof/Chancellor
Focal point 1 - Email: 
salman@sadiq.edu.iq
Focal point 2 - Email: 
A.Ameer@sadiq.edu.iq
Focal point 2 - Name: 
A.Ameer A.Hassan Ibrahim
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The university is established in 2004, Imam Ja'afar Al-sadiq University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Baghdad (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research, Iraq, Imam Ja'afar Al-sadiq University is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Addressing Poverty - The university provided a free education opportunity for the poor students; Education for All - The university provided an educational opportunity for all people regardless of gender, race, religion or ethnicity; Access to Higher Education - Many alumnus got a master and phd degrees from various universities;