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Amanzholov East Kazakhstan University

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Amanzholov East Kazakhstan University
Mailing address: 
Republic of Kazakhstan, Ust'-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan str., 55, 070004
Telephone: 
8 (7232) 25-23-15
Email: 
rector@vkgu.kz
Website: 
https://www.vkgu.kz/en
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Mukhtar
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Tolegen
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rector@vkgu.kz
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Ainur Seitkan
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Director of the Department for the SCIENTIFIC WORK AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
Focal point 1 - Email: 
seitkanainur.77@mail.ru
Focal point 3 - Title: 
VICE-RECTOR FOR ACADEMIC AFFAIRS
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Anar Myrzagaliyeva
Focal point 2 - Email: 
gaukhar.nursha@gmail.com
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Gaukhar Nursha
Focal point 3 - Email: 
amyrzagaliyeva@vkgu.kz
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Sarsen Amanzholov East-Kazakhstan State University – is one of the leading educational, scientific, methodological and cultural centers of the country’s Eastern region. The University provides a wide range and high quality of educational services, using new learning technologies and expanding the base of scientific research of the departments.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Research at EKSU is carried out on the basis of Testing Center for Physical and Chemical Research (National Research Laboratory for collective use, Educational Research Center "Ecology"), "Altaytanu" Research Center; "Nazarbaevtanu" Research Educational Center; Centre for Proficiency Development, "Ziyatker" Research and Educational Center; and university departments.International cooperation aimed at the integration of the university into the world educational community, participation in the authoritative interstate organizations, collaboration with lead

Universidad Pablo de Olavide

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
University Pablo of Olavide
Mailing address: 
Ctra. de Utrera Km, 1 Sevilla
Telephone: 
00 34 954 349200
Email: 
upo@upo.es
Website: 
www.upo.es
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Vicente Carlos Guzmán Fluja
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rector@upo.es
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Isabel Victoria Lucena Cid
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vicerrectora de Internacionalización
Focal point 1 - Email: 
vrinter@upo.es
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Director del Área de Relaciones Internacionales y Cooperación
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Miguel Ángel Herrera Flores
Focal point 2 - Email: 
dgidiomascui@upo.es
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Verónia Costa Pacheco
Focal point 3 - Email: 
aric@upo.es
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Universidad Pablo de Olavide (UPO), founded in 1997, is one of Spain’s youngest public universities. UPO is a dynamic institution dedicated to educating the men and women of tomorrow through strong academic programs, innovative research, and a highly qualified faculty. UPO offers undergraduate degree and Master degree programs in a variety of academic fields- some of which include courses taught in English. The University is located on a beautiful 345 acre campus less than 5 miles from Seville’s city center.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
During this academic year we have been carrying differents activities related with Fair Trade, Capacity Building with universities in Latin America, Development projects in Marroco and Nicaragua and other countries. We cooperate with Women for Africa in Learn Africa program with student from Ghana. We offer differents courses on Human Rights, Development and Intercultural studies; Education for Development, etc.

Epoka University

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Epoka University
Mailing address: 
Rr. Tirane-Rinas, Km.12, Tirana, Albania
Telephone: 
0035542232086
Email: 
communications@epoka.edu.al
Website: 
www.epoka.edu.al
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Gungor Turan
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Professor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
gturan@epoka.edu.al
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Alba Gerdeci
Focal point 1 - Title: 
TBA
Focal point 1 - Email: 
agerdeci@epoka.edu.al
Focal point 2 - Email: 
nmulleti@epoka.edu.al
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Niuton Mulleti
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Epoka University is an international higher education institution located in Tirana, the capital of Albania. The University commenced academic activities during the 2007-2008 academic year, in compliance with the provisions of the Albanian higher education legislation. In 2012, based on the Decision of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Albania No.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Epoka University is involved in capacity building projects in higher education, financed by Erasmus+ program. Detailed information is available at http://projects.epoka.edu.al/ In particular the Department of International Relations and Center for European Studies, beside teaching, are involved in activities that promote protection of human rights, inter-cultural dialogue, peace and conflict resolution.

Universidad Autónoma de Centro América UACA

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Universidad Autónoma de Centro América UACA
Mailing address: 
oec@uaca.ac.cr
Telephone: 
+(506) 2272 9100
Email: 
oec@uac.ac.cr
Website: 
www.uaca.ac.cr
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Gloria Grooscors Antillón
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
International Relations Office´s Director
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
ggrooscors@uaca.ac.cr
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Guillermo Malavassi Vargas
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Rector of the Universidad Autónoma de Centro América UACA
Focal point 1 - Email: 
gmalavassi@uaca.ac.cr
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Director of Institute of Studies and Research IEPI at UACA
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Graciela Meza Sierra
Focal point 2 - Email: 
dbolanos@uaca.ac.cr
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Dennis Bolaños
Focal point 3 - Email: 
gmeza@uaca.ac.cr
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
UACA was founded in 1976 as a non- profit foundation. It was the first private university of Costa Rica. Its long trayectory and remarkable academic history makes it one of the best private universities in the country. UACA ha aorund 3.600 studentes, most of them are in the main campus and the others in the 4 campuses around Costa Rica: Guapiles, Nicoya,, Ciudad Neilly and San Ramon. The main actitvity of the University is education, as well as it is related to investigation, research and social projection.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
UACA has developed an activtiy named "the Joy of Giving" on December 2017. the purpose was to exchange services to receive gifts for children in vulnerable conditions. Another important activity is the: Health Fair in Upala: the Medicine career prepares basic health talks and services in the Upala region, which has a vulnerable population. Another important activity UACA has done in March was: Commemoration of the International Day of Women in Curridabat Park.

University of Jaffna

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
University of Jaffna
Mailing address: 
POBox 57, Thirunelvely, Jaffna,
Telephone: 
+94718475539
Email: 
gmikunthan@gmail.com
Website: 
https://sites.google.com/univ.jfn.ac.lk/fgs
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
R.Vigneswaran
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Vice-Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rvicky@gmail.com
Focal point 1 - Name: 
G.Mikunthab
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean, Faculty of Graduate studies
Focal point 1 - Email: 
gmikunthan@gmail.com
Focal point 2 - Email: 
iqau@univ.jfn.ac.lk
Focal point 2 - Name: 
G.Mikunthan
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Vice-Chancellor is the head of the institution and Director/Internal Quality Assurance Unit is concern on the Quality education within the University and being an advisory body to Vice-Chancellor, Senate and the Council. Deans are the head of the Faculties and Dean, Faculty of Graduate studies is the head of the faculty offering postgraduate programs. Heads of Departments are there under each faculty whereas there is no head of the department at Faculty of Graduate studies however it has Board of Study Chairman .
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
All the guiding principles are applicable to the University of Jaffna. This university has undergone many obstacles through three decade lasted civil war and now emerging as an institution with lots of credibility. It has 10 faculties viz arts, agriculture, applied science, business studies, Engineering, Graduate studies, medicine, management studies and commerce, science, and technology,

Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Autonomous University of Puebla
Mailing address: 
4 Sur 104, Centro Histórico Puebla, Pue. C.P. 72000
Telephone: 
52 22 22 29 55 00 Ext. 3080
Email: 
odorico.mora@correo.buap.mx
Website: 
www.buap.mx
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Alfonso Esparza Ortiz, Ph.D.
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
alfonso.esparza@correo.buap.mx
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Odorico Mora Carreón
Focal point 1 - Title: 
International Development General Director
Focal point 1 - Email: 
odorico.mora@correo.buap.mx
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Associations, Networks and International Organizations Unit
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Emma Pacheco Solórzano
Focal point 2 - Email: 
colaboracion.internacional.dgdi@correo.buap.mx
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Ana Luisa Rojas Marín
Focal point 3 - Email: 
emma.pacheco@correo.buap.mx
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Macro University with 32 academic faculties, 5 Research Institutes, 79 thousand students (high school, bachelor, master and doctoral levels). All areas of knowledge.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
United Nations Model at high school, bachelor degree levels. Seminars and Conferences supporting Human Rights and equality.

Thames International College

Mailing address: 
Surya Bikram Gyawali Marg, Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu, Nepal PO Box 1195
Telephone: 
+977-1-4464584; +977-1-4465660; +977-1-4499324
Email: 
info@thamescollege.edu.np
Website: 
http://www.thamescollege.edu.np
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Sujan Kayastha
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Director
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
sujan.kayastha@thamescollege.edu.np
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Dilasha Rana
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Coordinator, Office of Admissions
Focal point 1 - Email: 
dilasha.rana@thamescollege.edu.np
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ayush.sherchan@thamescollege.edu.np
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Ayush Man Sherchan
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The college takes a liberal approach to education, introducing a learning that empowers students as individuals and prepares them to deal with the complexity, diversity and change in the modern world. The college aims to provide students with a broad knowledge as well as in-depth study in the specific area of interest. The college seeks to develop in each individual student the essential skills and understanding, flexibility and confidence to respond positively to the professional challenges of a career in the continuously changing world.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Thames International College celebrates Diversity Day each year marking World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development; it hosts Nepal Social Work Symposium each year based on the themes given by IASSW and IFSW in collaboration with UN agencies (Thames is an institutional member of IASSW); Thames hosts Speaker Series throughout the year inviting people from various walks of life, many of who focus on areas associated with Sustainable Development Goals.

Universidad Europea del Atlántico

Mailing address: 
juanluis.vidal@uneatlantico.es
Telephone: 
+34942244244
Email: 
info@uneatlantico.es
Website: 
https://www.uneatlantico.es/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Rubén Calderón Iglesias
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
ruben.calderon@uneatlantico.es
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Roberto Ruíz Salces
Focal point 1 - Title: 
International Relations Vice-Chancellor
Focal point 1 - Email: 
roberto.ruiz@uneatlantico.es
Focal point 2 - Email: 
juanluis.vidal@uneatlantico.es
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Juan Luis Vidal Mazón
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Universidad Europea del Atlántico is comprised by three faculties (Faculty of Health Sciences, Higher Polytechnic School and Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities) and fifteen bachelor's degrees. The university also offers postgraduate studies.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
- An International week, where students from more than 30 countries have the opportunity to get to know other cultures - Equality week - Learning how to teach seminars, open to the general public. Includes actions for teaching visually impaired people.

Kadambari Memorial College

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Kadambari Memorial College
Mailing address: 
info@kadambari.edu.np
Telephone: 
009 77 1 4785051
Email: 
info@kadambari.edu.np
Website: 
www.kadambari.edu.np
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Pradipta Kadambari
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Principal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
pradipta@kadambari.edu.np
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Dil Kumar Thakuri
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Head of Academic
Focal point 1 - Email: 
dilkumar@edu.np
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ganesh@kadambari.edu.np
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Ganesh Ghimire
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Kadambari Memorial College (KMC) is the first academic institution of Sutra Centre for Development Education and Research (SCDER) . SCDER was established as a non profit organisation visioned to contribute to social justice through education research and practice. KMC is the first initiative of SCDER to begin its program in higher education through social work academics. KMC is affiliated to Purbanchal Univeristy and is a pioneer college of social work in Nepal. KMC is visioned to be an institute of excellence in higher education which is able to respond to changing socia l context .
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
1. Capacity Building in Higher Education system: some of KMC team members are also subject committe members of Purbanchal University (PU). This has provided opportunity for KMC to build the capacity of PU in social work. KMC has been advising and training the lecturer capacity in social work teaching to Janata Campus the 2nd campus of PU in social work. KMC has formulated social work field work manual which has been referred by most of the soicial work program of Tribhuvan University.

Universidad Militar Nueva Granada

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Universidad Militar Nueva Granada
Mailing address: 
relinter@unimilitar.edu.co
Telephone: 
+057 6500000 ext 1028
Email: 
relinter@unimilitar.edu.co
Website: 
www.umng.edu.co
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Brigadier General HUGO RODRÍGUEZ DURÁN
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector Universidad Militar Nueva Granada
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rectoria@unimilitar.edu.co
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Mayor General JAIRO ALFONSO APONTE PRIETO
Focal point 1 - Title: 
VICERRECTOR GENERAL UNIVERSIDAD MILITAR NUEVA GRANADA
Focal point 1 - Email: 
vicegen@unimilitar.edu.co
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Vicerrrector de Investigaciones Universidad Militar Nueva Granada
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Marcela Uregui Gerrero
Focal point 2 - Email: 
vicacd@unimilitar.edu.co
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Yannet Mendez Martinez
Focal point 3 - Email: 
investigaciones@unimilitar.edu.co
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
La Universidad Militar Nueva Granada es un ente Universitario Autónomo del orden nacional, con régimen orgánico especial, cuyo objeto principal es la educación superior y la investigación, dirigidas a elevar la preparación académica de los miembros de las Fuerzas Militares y de la Policía Nacional, en actividad o en retiro; los empleados civiles del sector defensa, los familiares de todos los anteriores, y los particulares que se vinculen a la universidad. Vinculado al Ministerio de Educación Nacional, en lo que a las políticas y a la planeación del sector educativo se refiere. En razón
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Las Facultades de la Universidad Militar Nueva Granada realizan actividades de acuerdo a su competencia y su visibilidad tanto nacional e internacional. en temas de Ciencias Básica y aplicadas, Derecho, Proyectos de fortalecimiento de bilinguismo, programas de Estudios a Distancia, Ingeniería, Medicina, Ciencias Económicas y Relaciones Internacionales.