Inter-cultural dialogue and understanding -- unlearning intolerance

MES Asmabi College

Mailing address: 
principal.mesasmabi@gmail.com
Telephone: 
0480 2850596, 0480 2851171,
Email: 
principal.mesasmabi@gmail.com
Website: 
www.mesasmabi.com
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Dr. Ajims.P.Mohammed
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
PRINCIPAL
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
ajimspm@gmail.com
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Veenalekshmi U.R.
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Assistant Professor, Department of English
Focal point 1 - Email: 
vnlkshm@gmail.com
Focal point 2 - Email: 
amitha.pm@gmail.com
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Amitha P.Mani
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
MES ASMABI COLLEGE, a premier educational institution managed by the Muslim Educational Society started in the year 1968, at P.Vemballur, Kodungallur , a remote coastal backward village in the S.N.Puram panchayat of Thrissur district,Kerala,India with the main objective of uplifting the educationally backward community of the area who had been denied of the right to education for generations.The college now caters to the needs of the students throughout Kerala and Lakshadweep, cutting across the barriers of class, caste, creed and religion.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Our institution has a glorious legacy of contributing to the equitable development of the region by ensuring quality education to the deprived classes. The college has carved a niche for itself by constantly catering to the needs of society.With our wide array of curricular, co curricular, social extension and skill development programmes our college has heralded landmark growth and development in coastal belt of Kodungallur. The social extenson programme of our college is officially named as 'Gramika'; which literally means connecting villages.

Universidade de Cabo Verde

Mailing address: 
Edifício da Reitoria, Praça António Lereno, 379 C, Plateau, Praia, Cabo Verde
Telephone: 
(+238) 3340 203 / 3340 400
Email: 
reitoria.unicv@edu.cv
Website: 
www.unicv.edu.cv
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Judite da Encarnação Medina do Nascimento
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Professor/Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
judite.nascimento@adm.unicv.edu.cv
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Aristides Lopes da Silva
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Pro-Rector for Under-Graduate Studies and Research
Focal point 1 - Email: 
aristides.silva@docente.unicv.edu.cv
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Technical Office of Studies and Cooperation
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Albino Luciano Tavares Silva
Focal point 2 - Email: 
carmen.paris@adm.unicv.edu.cv
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Carmen Paris
Focal point 3 - Email: 
albino.silva@adm.unicv.edu.cv
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The University of Cape Verde is a public Higher Education institution, located in west Africa, in the Republic of Cabo Verde, partially financed by the State (less than 40% of its annual budget), that offer a broad range of courses (under-graduate, graduate studies and CESP - vocational training), in different scientific domains; is granted, by law, scientific, patrimonial, financial and administrative autonomy. The organizational structure of the Uni-CV includes four faculties and two schools, which are dedicated to lectures, research and extension activities: Faculty of Science and Technolo
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The University of Cape Verde has modular, professional, graduate and postgraduate courses.

Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador
Mailing address: 
Av. 12 de Octubre 1076 y Roca. Quito, Ecuador.
Telephone: 
(593) 02 2991 636
Email: 
asmoran@puce.edu.ec
Website: 
https://www.puce.edu.ec/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Fernando Ponce
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rectorado@puce.edu.ec
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Rocío Bermeo
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Social bonding director
Focal point 1 - Email: 
mbermeo@puce.edu.ec
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Community Service Coordinator
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Juan Carlos Gonzalez
Focal point 2 - Email: 
relint@puce.edu.ec
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Jimena Dávila
Focal point 3 - Email: 
jcgonzalezo@puce.edu.ec
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The PUCE has as authorities: the Grand Chancellor, the Vice Grand Chancellor, the Rector, the Vice Chancellor, the Academic General Director, the General Administrative Director, the Director General of Students, the Chief Financial Officer and the General secretary.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
PUCE, through the Social bonding direction and in coordination with the Academic Units, basically develops three programs: The Continuing Education program, with extension and updating courses; the Graduate Monitoring program and the Community Service Program, which manages sustainable community development projects in different communities and with different partner organizations.

Universidad Nacional de Tierra del Fuego, Antártida e Islas del Atlántico Sur

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
National University of Tierra del Fuego, Antarctica and South Atlantic Islands
Mailing address: 
Fuegia Basket 251, CP 9410
Telephone: 
+54 2901 440 853
Email: 
rectorado@untdf.edu.ar
Website: 
http://www.untdf.edu.ar/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Juan José Castelucci
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rector@untdf.edu.ar
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Julian Kelly
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Head of International Relations
Focal point 1 - Email: 
jkelly@untdf.edu.ar
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Secretary General
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Diego Machado
Focal point 2 - Email: 
aurciuolo@untdf.edu.ar
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Adriana Urciuolo
Focal point 3 - Email: 
dmachado@untdf.edu.ar
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The University is located ate the southern end of Argentine Patagonia, with two sites: Rio Grande and Ushuaia, considered to be the southernmost town of the world and the gateway to Antarctica. Its academic structure organizes around four Departments (Institutos) carrying out both teaching and research activities. It offers relevant, updated, flexible and high-level training, focusing on social, cultural, technological and economic issues, as well as on natural resources locally available.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The University has a set of academic and research programs that approach the principles underlined in the previos item. The academic degrees have a transversal approach with topics of education opportunity for all, fighting poverty through education, human rights, intercultural dialogue and understanding, and sustainability. Among others, the following activities are promoted by the institution are: Gender and sexualities: focus on human rights, intercultural dialogue and understanding as well as education opportunities for all. Renewable energies: focusing on wind power.

Universidad Católica de Valencia “San Vicente Mártir”

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Catholic University of Valencia “San Vicente Mártir”
Mailing address: 
Carrer de Quevedo, 2, 46001 Valencia
Telephone: 
0034 96 363 74 12
Email: 
ori@ucv.es
Website: 
www.ucv.es
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
José Manuel Pagán
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rector@ucv.es
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Juan Carlos Valderrama Zurián
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vice Rector for Institutional & International Relations
Focal point 1 - Email: 
vri@ucv.es
Focal point 3 - Title: 
International Relations Officer
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Juan I. Escámez Marsilla
Focal point 2 - Email: 
internacional@ucv.es
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Beatriz de Ancos Morales
Focal point 3 - Email: 
ori@ucv.es
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Catholic University of Valencia establishes the following sub-faculty, and the following schools, departments, centers or institutes as shown below. • FACULTIES o Faculty of Canonical Law o Faculty of Nursing o Faculty of Sport Sciences o Faculty of Physiotherapy & Podiatry o Faculty of Philosophy, Anthropology and Social Work o Faculty of Veterinary & Experimental Sciences o Faculty of Law o Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry o Faculty of Psychology, Teacher Training & Educational Sciences o Faculty of Economic & Business Sciences  INEDE Business School •
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
1. The CAPACITAS Campus is one of the identity references of the Catholic University of Valencia and is configured around disability and social, cultural and educational inclusion, integrating, in a transversal way, into the set of lines, objectives and strategic actions of the College. These lines are developed in the teaching, scientific, welfare and social fields.

American University in Dubai

Mailing address: 
P. O. Box 28282 Dubai United Arab Emirates
Telephone: 
971 4 399 9000
Email: 
ekaram@aud.edu
Website: 
www.aud.edu
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Lance de Masi
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
ldemasi@aud.edu
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Souha Charbel
Focal point 1 - Title: 
External Relations Manager
Focal point 1 - Email: 
scharbel@aud.edu
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ekaram@aud.edu
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Elias Karam
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The private institution has an overseeing governing board, a President, an Executive Vice President, a Vice President for Institutional Advancement and Development, and a Provost who also serves as the Chief Academic Officer. The university is then divided into six schools: School of Business Administration, School of Engineering, School of Arts and Sciences, School of Architecture and Design, School of Education, and the Mohammad Bin Rashid School of Communication.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
1. Addressing Poverty – Box Appeal project (community service project that SGA did, it’s basically about filling boxes with personal hygene things for construction workers).

Dokkyo University

Mailing address: 
1-1, Gakuen-cho, Soka-shi, Saitama 340-0042
Telephone: 
81-48-946-1627
Email: 
kouhou@stf.dokkyo.ac.jp
Website: 
http://www.dokkyo.ac.jp/english/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Asahiko Yamaji
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
vice-president
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
kouhou@stf.dokkyo.ac.jp
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Masahiko Asakura
Focal point 1 - Title: 
section chief
Focal point 1 - Email: 
asakura_masahiko@stf.dokkyo.ac.jp
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ninomiya_kenichi@stf.dokkyo.ac.jp
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Kenichi Ninomiya
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Dokkyo University is a private university which has 4 undergraduate faculties and 3 graduate schools. Faculty of Foreign Languages is organized as four departments: German, English, French, and Tourism and Transnational Studies. Faculty of International Liberal Arts is made up of one department: Interdisciplinary Studies. Faculty of Economics is comprised of 3 departments: Economics, Management Science, and Economics on Sustainability. Faculty of Law consists of 3 departments: Law, International Legal Studies, and Policy Studies.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
We have been participating in the annual Soka City International Festival to promote international understanding and world peace. And every year, we are hosting conferences, symposia, lectures, and organizing workshop and other activities supporting UNAI principles. Most recently, we are holding a public lecture on 27 June, 2018, in conjunction with ADRA (Adventist Development and Relief Agency) Japan, to examine the role of INGOs in the education of Syrian refugee children in Lebanon.

Islamic University of Lebanon - IUL

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Islamic University of Lebanon - IUL
Mailing address: 
P.O.Box 30014 - Khaldeh - Lebanon
Telephone: 
961 5 807717
Email: 
iul@iul.edu.lb
Website: 
www.iul.edu.lb
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Dina El Maoula
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
presidence@iul.edu.lb
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Hilal Fadlallah
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Mr.
Focal point 1 - Email: 
hilal.fadlallah@iul.edu.lb
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Mr.
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Reda Mortada
Focal point 2 - Email: 
mirna.mekdad@iul.edu.lb
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Mirna Mekdad
Focal point 3 - Email: 
reda.mortada@iul.edu.lb
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Islamic University of Lebanon is a private Lebanese institution of higher education. The Islamic University is a national project for the future, arising from a vision of Lebanon as a pioneer in all the different domains of modern knowledge. This institution aims at popularizing and deepening higher education, while taking into consideration the historic and contemporary conditions that are indispensable to a balanced perspective, so that learning becomes the bedrock for the development of the nation. The IUL is located on four different sites in Lebanon.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
IUL is working hard on the Inter-Cultural students/knowledge exchange. IUL is part of many institutions such as AUF, ERASMUS, Arab Universities Union....etc....

Osaka City University

Mailing address: 
3-3-138 Sugimoto, Sumiyoshi-ku, Osaka 558-8585
Telephone: 
+81-6-6605-3452
Email: 
kokusai@ado.osaka-cu.ac.jp
Website: 
http://www.osaka-cu.ac.jp/en
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Tetsuo Arakawa
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
kokusai@ado.osaka-cu.ac.jp
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Akihiro Odanaka
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vice President (International Affairs)
Focal point 1 - Email: 
kokusai@ado.osaka-cu.ac.jp
Focal point 2 - Email: 
kokusai@ado.osaka-cu.ac.jp
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Rina Matsuki
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Osaka City University traces its beginnings to the 1880 founding of Osaka Commercial Training Institute, the center of commercial and industrial study in Osaka.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Osaka City University is carrying out following activities. For commitment to the UN Charter: Providing human rights studies subjects as well as World Programme for Human Rights Education and United Nations Decade for Human Rights Education. For fighting poverty through education: Holding a seminar regarding housing problems in the city. Pursuing joint researches with researchers, civil servants and NPOs around the world on clarification and finding solutions regarding poverties in the city. For global citizenship: Fostering students who can propose solutions to the problems fa

Université Ibn Tofail

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Ibn Tofail University
Mailing address: 
Av. de L'Université, Kénitra, Morocco
Telephone: 
+212 660-773435
Email: 
elmidaoui@uit.ac.ma
Website: 
http://www.uit.ac.ma/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Azzedine Elmidaoui
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Président de l'Université
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
elmidaoui@uit.ac.ma
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Wafaa Eladlouni
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Docteure/Professeure Assistant
Focal point 1 - Email: 
eladlouniwaf@yahoo.fr
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ghousana@yahoo.fr
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Sanaa Ghouati
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
L’Université Ibn Tofaïl, créée en 1989, est constituée des établissements suivants: Faculté des Lettres et des Sciences Humaines (inaugurée en 1985). Faculté des Sciences (inaugurée en 1985) Faculté des Sciences Juridiques, Economiques et Sociales (inaugurée en 2003). Ecole Nationale de Commerce et de Gestion (inaugurée en 2005) Ecole Nationale des Sciences Appliquées (inaugurée en 2008).
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Le Club Jeunes Entrepreneurs de Kenitra de l’association BDE FSJESK a remporté le Deuxième Prix du Maklahton – édition 2017 qui s’est déroulé à Rabat courant juillet 2017.