Inter-cultural dialogue and understanding -- unlearning intolerance

日本福祉大学

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Nihon Fukushi University
Mailing address: 
35-6 Okuda, Mihama-cho, Chita-gun, Aichi, 470-3295, Japan
Telephone: 
0569-87-2211
Email: 
sk-sen@ml.n-fukushi.ac.jp
Website: 
http://www.n-fukushi.ac.jp/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Yoshiro Kodama
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
kodama@n-fukushi.ac.jp
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Megumi Mochizuki
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Policy Planning Section
Focal point 1 - Email: 
megum@n-fukushi.ac.jp
Focal point 2 - Email: 
kousuke@n-fukushi.ac.jp
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Kosuke Omori
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The university currently has 8 faculties,Faculty of Social Welfare, Faculty of Educational Psychology (* Name change 2020.4 ~), Faculty of Sports Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Economics, Faculty of International Welfare Development, Faculty of Nursing, Faculty of Healthcare Management(Distance Education), As a “FUKUSHI(* 1) university” consisting of 5 graduate schools, including Graduate School of Social Welfare and the Graduate School of International Social Development (Distance Education).“Truth, Charity and Dedication for the Welfare of All” ,based on our motto we are wo
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
As Nihon Fukushi University's philosophy is that in order to solve problems, it is necessary to have the ability to collaborate and share wisdom in local fields, regardless of affiliation or occupation. All departments are involved in "Multidisciplinary cooperation education" and "Community Partnership Education". Multidisciplinary Collaborative Education is aimed at developing the ability to collaborate with people in many different occupations as specialists and professionals.

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Federal University of Minas Gerais
Mailing address: 
Av. Antônio Carlos, 6627 - Reitoria - Anexo -Térreo Belo Horizonte - MG, Brasil CEP 31270901
Telephone: 
+553134096471
Email: 
redes@dri.ufmg.br
Website: 
https://ufmg.br/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Sandra Regina Goulart Almeida
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
reitora@ufmg.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Aziz Tuffi Saliba
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean for International Affairs
Focal point 1 - Email: 
gab@dri.ufmg.br
Focal point 2 - Email: 
dawisson@ufmg.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Dawisson Belém Lopes
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG) is a public institution with excellence in higher education, recognized as a national reference in terms of academic-scientific production and professionals training. Abroad, is one of the Brazilian universities that stands out in the main universities rankings. UFMG has three Campi (total area: 8,76 million square meters / building area: 639 thousand square meters) with 20 academic units, 03 special units, 03 administrative units, 02 hospitals and 25 libraries.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
UFMG values human rights in all aspects. The University Council established a legal instrument that disposes about the violation of human rights and the eradication of discriminatory acts of any nature within the university. This resolution comes from the institution’s commitment to education in academic and civic contexts and to the fight against intolerance, discrimination and human rights violation. The aim of this policy is to combat racism, sexism, homophobia and physical, symbolic or moral violence, besides any other forms of discrimination and prejudice.

Universidade Federal de Sergipe

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Federal University of Sergipe
Mailing address: 
Cidade Universitária, Prédio da Reitoria, Av. Marechal Rondon, s/n, Jd. Rosa Elze, São Cristóvão/SE, CEP 49100-000
Telephone: 
+55 79 3194-6600
Email: 
karyna.sposato@ufs.br
Website: 
http://www.ufs.br/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Angelo Roberto Antoniolli
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Reitor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
reitor@ufs.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Karyna Batista Sposato
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Social Observatory Coordinador
Focal point 1 - Email: 
karyna.sposato@ufs.br
Focal point 2 - Email: 
marcionilo@ufs.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Marcionilo de Melo Lopes Neto
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Criada em 15 de maio de 1968, a Universidade Federal de Sergipe está presente em seis campi de ensino presencial (São Cristóvão, Aracaju, Itabaiana, Laranjeiras, Lagarto e Nossa Senhora da Glória) e em 14 polos de Educação a Distância nos municípios de Arauá, Brejo Grande, Estância, Japaratuba, Laranjeiras, Lagarto, Poço Verde, Porto da Folha, São Domingos, Carira, Nossa Senhora das Dores, Nossa Senhora da Glória, Propriá e São Cristóvão, om um número total de É a única Universidade Pública do Estado de Sergipe.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
A Universidade Federal de Sergipe aderiu ao Pacto Universitário de Direitos Humanos, projeto vinculado ao Ministério da Educação e tem realizado um conjunto de ações expressivas para ampliar o acesso à universidade e a permanência dos alunos, evitando a evasão e a desistência. Além disso, a Universidade possui uma política de ações afirmativas com a previsão de cotas raciais e sociais para o acesso em todos os cursos e campi da Universidade.

The University of Kitakyushu

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
The University of Kitakyushu
Mailing address: 
Kitagata 4-2-1, Kokuraminami-ku, Kitakyushu, JAPAN 802-8577
Telephone: 
+81-(0)93-964-4194
Email: 
k-iwata@kitakyu-u.ac.jp
Website: 
https://www.kitakyu-u.ac.jp/lang_en/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Takashi Matsuo
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
matsuo@kitakyu-u.ac.jp
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Masato Ninomiya
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Professor of Law, Vice President, Director of Center for International Education and Exchange
Focal point 1 - Email: 
ninomiya@kitakyu-u.ac.jp
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Professor of Foreign Studies
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Tsuyoshi Ohira
Focal point 2 - Email: 
nakatake@kitakyu-u.ac.jp
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Shigetoshi Nakatake
Focal point 3 - Email: 
ohira-t@kitakyu-u.ac.jp
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The University of Kitakyushu has six faculties: Foreign Studies, Economics and Business Administration, Humanities, Law, Regional Development, and Environmental Engineering.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
○The University of Kitakyushu has developed the "Campus SDGs Project" and "SDGs In-house Leader Training Course" for university students, faculty members and companies in order to encourage a better understanding of the SDGs. ○We are engaged in the organization of sales activities and seminars on fair trade in the university, implementation of a Model UN, and food drives to reduce food loss in order to raise awareness on poverty and our responsibilities as global citizens.

Georgian Institute of Public Affairs

Mailing address: 
9 Ietim Gurji street, Tbilisi, 0105
Telephone: 
+995 322 249 7500
Email: 
t.pkhaladze@gipa.ge
Website: 
www.gipa.ge
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Maka Ioselia
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
m.ioseliani@gipa.ge
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Nestan Tsitsishvili
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean of the School of Social Sciences
Focal point 1 - Email: 
n.tsitsishvili@gipa.ge
Focal point 2 - Email: 
l.kakabadze@gipa.ge
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Lika Kakabadze
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
https://gipa.ge/res/docs/OrganizationalStructureENG.pdf
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Georgian Institute of Public Affairs (GIPA) was founded in 1994 and since then it has stood as one of the first innovative Western-oriented projects, started with one Master’s program in Public Administration.

دانشگاه کاتب

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Kateb University
Mailing address: 
strategic.communications@kateb.edu.af
Telephone: 
0093729008325
Email: 
info@kateb.edu.af
Website: 
https://kateb.edu.af/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Ali Ahmad Yousefi
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
a.yousefi@kateb.edu.af
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Wali Farhat
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Development and Strategic Communications Director
Focal point 1 - Email: 
wali-farhat@kateb.edu.af
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Mohammad Musa Jafari
Focal point 2 - Email: 
zia.shefaie@kateb.edu.af
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Zia Shefaie
Focal point 3 - Email: 
musa.jafari@kateb.edu.af
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
At Kateb University faculties, departments and the research centers are led by vice chancellor for academic affairs.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
At Kateb University we have the following programs which meets the UNAI principles 1. Conference on role of universities in implementing SDGs in Afghanistan (a dialogue among private sector, academia, government and international development agencies) 2. Human Right Center at Kateb University (a platform for human right study in Afghanistan) 3. Research on SDGs for Afghanistan (Creating knowledge for afghanistan SDGs) 4. Kateb University scholarships for women and poor people (Education for All) 5. KU Talk (Cross Sectoral Dialogue Among Academia, CSOs, Private Sector, Government abou

State University of New York, Korea (SUNY Korea)

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
State University of New York, Korea
Mailing address: 
119 Songdo Moonhwa-ro, B303, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon 21985, Republic of Korea
Telephone: 
+82.32.626.1313
Email: 
mark.whitaker@sunykorea.ac.kr
Website: 
http://sunykorea.ac.kr/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Choonho Kim
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
chkim@sunykorea.ac.kr
Focal point 1 - Name: 
James Larson
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Leading Professor, Chair, Department of Technology and Society
Focal point 1 - Email: 
james.larson@stonybrook.edu
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Leader, External Relations Team; Department of Strategic Planning and Relations, SUNY Korea Administration
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Sehee Hahn
Focal point 2 - Email: 
mark.whitaker@sunykorea.ac.kr
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Mark D. Whitaker
Focal point 3 - Email: 
sehee.hahn@sunykorea.ac.kr
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Established in 2012, "SUNY Korea" is the Korean branch of the State University of New York System, granting undergraduate, Master's and Doctorate Degrees of Stony Brook University and FIT (Fashion Institute of Technology). SUNY Korea is headed by a President (Dr. Choonho Kim, founding president), advised by a Board of Managers headed by Dr. Michael Bernstein and with Dr. Imin Kao as the Executive Director of SUNY Korea Academic Programs. Under the President, there is the VP for Academic Affairs, Dr. Jong Soo Kim; the Provost and SVP, Dr. Arthur Lee; the VP for Research, Dr.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
In no particular order and not including all categories to be brief: - Capacity-building in higher education system; Educational opportunity for all, Higher education opportunity for every interested individual: recently took 3 Nepalese students denied USA entry after US gov't blocked them accepting their scholarship from UT Tyler https://twitter.com/_JoanLiu/status/1032938088643751936; https://twitter.com/_JoanLiu/status/1030076239837425664 In general this reflects the vision of SUNY Korea: to bring many international students to Korea, to encourage global citizenship in our students an

UniLasalle-RJ

Mailing address: 
Rua Gastão Gonçalves, 79, Fátima - Niterói RJ, 24240-030
Telephone: 
+55 (21) 2199-6600
Email: 
faleconosco.uni@lasalle.org.br
Website: 
https://www.unilasalle.edu.br/rj
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Jardelino Menegat
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector at La Salle University RJ (UniLaSalle-RJ)
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
jardelino.menegat@lasalle.org.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Ronaldo Curi Gismondi
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Pro-Rector at La Salle University RJ (UniLaSalle-RJ)
Focal point 1 - Email: 
curi@lasalle.org.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Coordinator of International Relations BA
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Fernanda Cristina Nanci Izidro Gonçalves
Focal point 2 - Email: 
hugo.amazonas@lasalle.org.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Hugo César Said Amazonas
Focal point 3 - Email: 
fernanda.nanci@lasalle.org.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
UniLaSalle-RJ’s headquarter is Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, in its own building, specifically built for this purpose. It was built with the most modern technology available for the operation of higher education institutions. In addition to this specific property, LaSalle Group also maintains three other buildings in Niterói, making a total of 90 classrooms, a theater, several auditoriums, a gymnasium for indoor sports, laboratories and libraries that can be used for academic and cultural activities. UniLaSalle-RJ is part of a network with 300 years of history and presence in 80 countries.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
UniLaSalle-RJ’s mission is to be an open space of educational excellence, committedto the formation of avant-garde professionals, with a spirit of faith, fraternity, service, ethical, human values, environmental and social awareness. The institution respects the diversity of beliefs, political convictions and pedagogical orientations. To implement its mission UniLaSalle-RJ invests and develops many social programs that promotes education and capacity building opportunities to its neighboring communities.

Instituto Nacional de Telecomunicações

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
National Institute of Telecommunications
Mailing address: 
St João de Camargo 510, Centro, Santa Rita do Sapucaí, Minas Gerais, 37540000
Telephone: 
(+55) 35 3471-9200
Email: 
pesquisador.institucional@inatel.br
Website: 
www.inatel.br
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Carlos Nazareth Motta Marins
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Dean
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
carlosn@inatel.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Filipe Bueno Vilela
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Coordinator of Research and Projects
Focal point 1 - Email: 
filipe.bueno@inatel.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Professor
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Filipe Loyola Lopes
Focal point 2 - Email: 
fabiano@inatel.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Fabiano Valias de Carvalho
Focal point 3 - Email: 
filipe.loyola@inatel.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Inatel is a degree granting institution of higher education founded in 1965 in Santa Rita do Sapucai, Brazil, that offered the first Brazilian Telecommunications Engineering undergraduate course. Later, it has incorporated new courses seen as innovative to the country, such as Biomedical Engineering, Software Engineering and so forth. Nowadays, it offers ten undergraduate engineering and technology programs, as well as Master and Doctoral degrees in Telecommunications.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Inatel created a center called Cas@ Viva (translating from Portuguese to Live House) for teaching technology, ethics and sustainability to young students of public elementary schools. In this center, Inatel’s engineering students, tutored by professionals from different specialities, lead activities of algorithms and robotics, use of recycled materials to design new projects, proper communication between intercultural groups and so forth.

Universidade Federal da Integração Latino-Americana

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Federal University for Latin American Integration
Mailing address: 
suellemayara@gmail.com
Telephone: 
+55 [45] 3529 2836
Email: 
suellemayara@gmail.com
Website: 
https://portal.unila.edu.br/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Gustavo Oliveira Vieira
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Doctor in International Law, Reitor Pro-Tempore
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
gustavo.vieira@unila.edu.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Diana Araújo Pereira
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Pro-Reitoria de Relações Internacionais e Institucionais
Focal point 1 - Email: 
diana.pereira@unila.edu.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Professora Adjunta e Coordenadora da participação da UNILA na rede Brasil ODS
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Luciana Ribeiro
Focal point 2 - Email: 
suellemayara@gmail.com
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Suellen Mayara Péres de Oliveira
Focal point 3 - Email: 
luciana.ribeiro@unila.edu.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Federal University of Latin American Integration (UNILA) was created by Law №. 12,189 / 2010, it is an autarchic legal entity linked to the Ministry of Education, with its headquarters and forum in the city of Foz do Iguaçu, State of Paraná. Both degree and postgraduate formation are linked to the Latin American Institutes so UNILA does not have a traditional model of knowledgeable areas instead, it has a more modern interdisciplinary centers. About its Institutional Organization.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The institutional mission of UNILA trains humans to be capable of contributing to Latin American regional integration by developing cultural, scientific and educational exchanges in our area, especially in the Southern Common Market (Mercosur). The vocation of UNILA is the academic exchange and solidarity cooperation with member countries of Mercosur and with the other countries of Latin America.