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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: 
Dr.Abdullah Abdulaziz Alhaji
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President of the academy
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
president@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 and School of Physical Therapy.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
We schedule many activities and programs for students that are in touch with UNAI and its principles

Foundation University Islamabad

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Foundation University Islamabad
Mailing address: 
registrar@fui.edu.pk
Telephone: 
+92 336 5359036
Email: 
shoaibahmed@fui.edu.pk
Website: 
www.fui.edu.pk
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Maj Gen Changez Dil Khan, HI(M) (Retd)
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector, Foundation University Islamabad
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
Rector@fui.edu.pk
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Prof. Dr. Naseem Akhtar Raja
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Director FUI Rawalpindi Campus
Focal point 1 - Email: 
nasimakhtarraja@fui.edu.pk
Focal point 2 - Email: 
shoaibahmed@fui.edu.pk
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Dr. Shoaib Ahmed
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Foundation University Islamabad (FUI) is a project of Fauji Foundation established under a federal charter in October 2002. Our programmes are accredited by Higher Education Commission (HEC), National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC), Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC), College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (CPSP) and Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC).
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
A thematic event dedicated to the United Nations Day, organized by Arts and Media Department of the Foundation University in cooperation with the United Nations Information Center in Pakistan took place at the University Campus in Rawalpindi on 25 October 2018. Arts exhibition reflected visions of the students in respect of the United Nations mandate, agenda and role with the focus on peacekeeping, sustainable development, human rights, gender equality, women empowerment, climate change as well as many other relevant topics. During the panel discussion with students, UNIC Director highlighte

Universidade Federal do Sul da Bahia

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Federal University of Southern Bahia
Mailing address: 
Rua Itabuna, s/n, Rod. Ilhéus – Vitória da Conquista, km 39, BR 415, Ferradas, Itabuna-BA, CEP 45613-204
Telephone: 
+55(73)3613-5497
Email: 
ari@ufsb.edu.br
Website: 
https://ufsb.edu.br/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Joana Angélica Guimarães da Luz
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
reitoria@ufsb.edu.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Guilherme Foscolo de Moura Gomes
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Director of International Relations
Focal point 1 - Email: 
ari@ufsb.edu.br
Focal point 2 - Email: 
progeac@ufsb.edu.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Janaína Zito Losada
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The pedagogical model of UFSB is the result of an innovative proposal for higher education in Brazil. The main innovations of our project are: 1. Cycle System - with a curriculum architecture organized in three cycles, the student will be first introduced to broad areas of knowledge. After this first interdisciplinary "cycle" students can proceed to a professional or academic bachelor degree, as a second step - or cycle - of development. Lastly, there is the possibility of a third step/cycle of development in our post-grad courses. 2.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The Federal University of Southern Bahia is a public institution of higher education in Brazil. UFSB was created by law 12.818/2013, signed by the president of Brazil, Dilma Rousseff. It started academic activities in September 2014. UFSB understands education as a primary civilizing and emancipatory task. It was conceived to meet the educational requirements of the contemporary world, as well as cultural, social, artistic and economic specificities of the Southern Region of Bahia State, always considering national and planetary values.

Universidade Federal de Pelotas (UFPel)

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Federal University of Pelotas
Mailing address: 
crinter@ufpel.edu.br
Telephone: 
+55 53 32253943
Email: 
crinter@ufpel.edu.br
Website: 
portal.ufpel.edu.br
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Pedro Rodrigues Curi Hallal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
reitor@ufpel.edu.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Pedro Rodrigues Curi Hallal
Focal point 1 - Title: 
President
Focal point 1 - Email: 
reitor@ufpel.edu.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Head of International Students Department
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Amanda Bleggi
Focal point 2 - Email: 
maximiliano.cenci@ufpel.edu.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Maximiliano Sergio Cenci
Focal point 3 - Email: 
amanda.bleggi@ufpel.edu.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
UFPel has a large structure, which includes 25 academic units covering 94 undergraduate and 50 graduate courses. We're made of people! UFPel has more than 16,000 undergraduate and 2500 graduate students, 1300 professors and 1300 administrative staff. Our Mission is to promote integral and permanent formation of professionals, building knowledge and culture, committed to the values of life with the construction and progress of society.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
UFPel holds a series of events that discuss Human Rights, such as a Film Show that took place in November 2018 and discussed the documentary "Voice of Indigenous Women"; the Black Consciousness Seminar, held annually; a Lecture on the job market for black women in engineering, held in In July 2018; the 1st Meeting of Quilombola Students, in August 2018. Each year our undergraduate degree in International Relations holds Pelotas MUN, which is already in its 5th edition.

Universidade Federal do Paraná

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Federal University of Paraná
Mailing address: 
Rua XV de Novembro, 1299 - Centro, Curitiba - PR, 80060-000
Telephone: 
+55 41 3360-5409
Email: 
gabinetereitor@ufpr.br
Website: 
http://www.ufpr.br/portalufpr/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Dr. Ricardo Marcelo Fonseca
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rmf@ufpr.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Dr. Francisco de Assis Mendonça
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Provost of Graduate Studies and Research
Focal point 1 - Email: 
chico@ufpr.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
International Relations Dean
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Dr. André Duarte
Focal point 2 - Email: 
drronmartinez@gmail.com
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Dr. Ron Martinez
Focal point 3 - Email: 
andre.duarte@ufpr.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Federal University of Paraná (in Portuguese, Universiidade Federal do Paraná, or "UFPR") is a public federal university, consistently ranked as the top institution in the state (Paraná, Brazil), and regularly features among the top 10 universities in the country. We have a student body of 40,000 students (30,000 undergrad, 10,000 graduate) currently enrolled across all programs. We are a research-intensive institution with a core mission of producing research with a social impact.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
All public universities are required, by law, to offer community outreach programs to help promote education opportunity for all, including programs that focus on human rights and education opportunities for all. For example, in 2015 we created a pioneering program to allow a special admissions process for refugees and other asylum seekers from countries such as Haiti and Syria. We started a language education program (Portuguese as a Foreign Language) in order to support those students' adaptation to the academic community, as well as their own personal communities.

MES INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT

Mailing address: 
MES Institute of Technology and Management, Chathannoor PO, Kollam District, Kerala - 691572 ,India
Telephone: 
0091474-2590016
Email: 
principal@mesitam.ac.in
Website: 
www.mesitam.ac.in
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Abibasheer Basheerudeen
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
HEAD OF THE INSTITUTION*
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
abibasheer@mesitam.ac.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Bhaskaran Premlet
Focal point 1 - Title: 
PROFESSOR
Focal point 1 - Email: 
premlet@mesitam.ac.in
Focal point 3 - Title: 
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Mohanan Perunthodath Radhakrishnan
Focal point 2 - Email: 
anoop@mesitam.ac.in
Focal point 2 - Name: 
ANOOP PRABHAKARAN SREELATHA
Focal point 3 - Email: 
mohanan@mesitam.ac.in
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
MES Institute of Technology and Management(MESITAM) started in the year 2009, offering BTech Courses in Civil,Mechanical,Electrical,Electronics and Computer science Engineering with an approved intake of 222.MESITAM has got approval from AICTE,New Delhi DTE,Kerala and is affiliated to Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University,Kerala. BTech programme in all branches of study is structured on a credit based system following the semester pattern with Continuos evaluation allowing flexibility for students to decide on the duration of programme completion.The curriculum of any branch of the BT
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
MESITAM is already running a social start -up initiative titled REDU SOCIETY. The activities include, mentoring the Higher secondary students to convert their IDEAS to PRODUCT. Conducting seminars and workshops on Energy Conservation,Green Buildings in association with Energy management centre and Kerala State Nirmithi Kendra. We are committed to offer elementray education to the financially backward class of people, with the aid of Students and members of staff from our institute.

Worcester State University

Mailing address: 
486 Chandler Street, Worcester, MA 01602
Telephone: 
+1 508 929 8020
Email: 
presidentsoffice@worcester.edu
Website: 
https://www.worcester.edu/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Barry M. Maloney
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
bmaloney@worcester.edu
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Carl A. Herrin
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Assistant to the President for International, Community & Governmental Affairs
Focal point 1 - Email: 
caherrin@worcester.edu
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Dean, School of Health, Education and Natural Sciences
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Linda Larrivee
Focal point 2 - Email: 
rpottle@worcester.edu
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Russ Pottle
Focal point 3 - Email: 
llarrivee@worcester.edu
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Worcester State University is a liberal arts and sciences university with a long tradition of academic excellence. Our students receive a variety of multi-disciplinary opportunities enabling them to explore their academic interests and prepare for their careers. Our students: conduct innovative research and develop creative ideas with acclaimed faculty; engage in service learning and internships in the community; and pursue study away opportunities in the U.S.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Under the rubric of our strategic plan and its call to promote community service, social justice, the democratic process, environmental sustainability, and global awareness to prepare students to be active and informed citizens, the University is actively engaged in many activities relevant and on point to the U.N. ten universal principles. Among those activities, our initiatives through the John J.

Neapolis University Pafos

Mailing address: 
2 Danais Avenue, 8042 Pafos
Telephone: 
+357 22843424
Email: 
a.klapsis@nup.ac.c.y
Website: 
www.nup.ac.cy
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Pantelis Sklias
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
p.sklias@nup.ac.cy
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Antonis Klapsis
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Assistant Professor
Focal point 1 - Email: 
a.klapsis@nup.ac.cy
Focal point 2 - Email: 
m.anastasiou@nup.ac.cy
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Marilena Anastasiou
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Neapolis University in Cyprus is a young yet dynamic, fast growing university operating since 2010 in the heart of the town of Pafos, on the west coast of the island of Cyprus. At present the University is comprised of four Schools (Economics and Business, Health Sciences, Architecture, Land and Environmental Sciences, Law and Social Sciences), serving undergraduate and postgraduate studies in more than twenty Bachelor, Master and PhD Degrees. Ever since its establishment, the University has been challenging its students with innovative courses, so as to achieve a successful career.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Neapolis University Pafos has organized or participated in a series of public events which promote the values of international cooperation. For example, on 22 October 2018, we have organized at our premises, with the cooperation of the European Network of Political Foundations (ENoP) and the Centre of International and European Political Economy and Governance (CIEPEG) of the University of Peloponnese, a public event “European Elections 2019 and the Future of Europe – The Importance of Participation” (https://www.nup.ac.cy/news/event-at-neapolis-university-on-the-european-elections/).

جامعة البلقاء التطبيقية

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Al-Balqa Applied University - BAU
Mailing address: 
int.office@bau.edu.jo
Telephone: 
962-663491111
Email: 
int.office@bau.edu.jo
Website: 
www.bau.edu.jo
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Professor Abdallah S. Alzuabi
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
info@bau.edu.jo
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Dr Omar Arabeyyat
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Director of the International Relations Office
Focal point 1 - Email: 
arabiat@bau.edu.jo
Focal point 2 - Email: 
aboqdais@bau.edu.jo
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Professor Saad Abo Qdais
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Al-Balqa Applied University (BAU) is a public Jordanian technical university. It is the largest and the only public technical university in Jordan, established in 1997, and it is the most widely spread university in Jordan. It has colleges and branches distributed almost in every city in the country. BAU has 21 colleges distributed on 13 campus sites, with 26 post graduate programs, 64 bachelor programs, and 78 diploma programs. The number of enrolled students is 43,000, with about 1471 faculty members
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
We have many project with GIZ regarding sustainability and higher education , also we are partner with IREX projects in Jordan

University of California, Davis (UC Davis)

Mailing address: 
One Shields Ave., Davis, CA 95616
Telephone: 
530-752-9630
Email: 
jmshoemaker@ucdavis.edu
Website: 
https://www.ucdavis.edu/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Joanna Regulska
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Vice Provost and Associate Chancellor, Global Affairs
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
jregulska@UCDAVIS.EDU
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Jolynn Shoemaker
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Director, Global Engagements
Focal point 1 - Email: 
jmshoemaker@ucdavis.edu
Focal point 2 - Email: 
nerbstein@ucdavis.edu
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Nancy Erbstein
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
University of California, Davis (UC Davis), is part of the University of California (UC) system. The University of California is governed by a 26-member Board of Regents that exercises approval over university policies, financial affairs, tuition and fees. The UC Academic Senate represents university faculty and is empowered by the Regents to decide academic policies, including approving courses and setting requirements for admission, certificates and degrees. A Chancellor provides overall executive leadership for each UC campus.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
UC Davis is involved in research, teaching and service activities that contribute to each of the UNAI principles. Here are a few highlights: (1) Commitment to the United Nations Charter: Global Affairs brings the world to UC Davis, welcoming more than 10,000 international students, scholars and leaders, and hosting programs that inspire global curiosity, understanding and engagement.