Inter-cultural dialogue and understanding -- unlearning intolerance

Universidad CES

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
CES University
Mailing address: 
Calle 10 A No. 22 - 04
Telephone: 
44440555
Email: 
dvelez@ces.edu.co
Website: 
www.ces.edu.co
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Jorge Julian Osorio Gomez
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
josorio@ces.edu.co
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Juan Jaime Arroyave Restrepo
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Head of the International Affairs Office
Focal point 1 - Email: 
jarroyaver@ces.edu.co
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Head of the Sustainability Office
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Tatiana Molina
Focal point 2 - Email: 
dvelez@ces.edu.co
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Dinah Roll
Focal point 3 - Email: 
tmolina@ces.edu.co
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
CES University, based in Medellin, Colombia, is an autonomous, non-denominational, private, non-profit Institution established on July 5th, 1977. Its main goal is to strive for excellence by educating undergraduate and postgraduate professionals in all areas of knowledge, who have the highest human, ethical and scientific qualities. In 2007, it was officially recognized as a University by the Colombian National Ministry of Education through Resolution 1371 of March 22nd.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The University seeks to contribute to the solution of global and local problems based on the Sustainable Development Goals, Agenda 2030, through joint actions with public and private Institutions. Our main areas of work include Prevention and Health Promotion, Mental Health, Protection of the Ecosystem, Peace and Community Development, and Innovation, in accordance with our prioritized SDGs which are now part of our Organizational Strategic Development Plan.

ISAE Universidad

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
ISAE University
Mailing address: 
0819-03775
Telephone: 
(507)2781432 ext. 8090
Email: 
isae@isaeuniversidad.ac.pa
Website: 
www.isaeuniversidad.ac.pa
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Xiomara de Arrocha
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Doctora (Dra)
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
xiomara.arrocha@isaeuniversidad.ac.pa
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Xiomara de Knopf
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Lic.
Focal point 1 - Email: 
xiomara.deknopf@isaeuniversidad.ac.pa
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Dra
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Ulina Mapp
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ivonne.arrocha@isaeuniversidad.ac.pa
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Ivonne Arrocha
Focal point 3 - Email: 
ulina.mapp@isaeuniversidad.ac.pa
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
ISAE Universidad has five Faculties: Faculty of Education Sciences and Humanities, Faculty of Political Science and Law, Faculty of Administrative Sciences, Faculty of Tourism and Faculty of Technology. In addition to the Research and Postgraduate Directorate, it has 8 locations throughout the country and serves an approximate population of 3,000 students and approximately 250 teachers.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
ISAE University is currently working on research in the area of ​​interculturality and armed conflicts. In the different courses teachers emphasis is placed on the theme of Sustainable Development objectives. Currently working with 100 students of 7 and 8 grade vulnerable areas to develop their potential in the scientific area and their talent. This program started at the university's headquarters in 2017. The university also works with the indigenous population and people of African descent.

Rollins College

Mailing address: 
1000 Holt Avenue, Winter Park, FL 32789, USA
Telephone: 
407-646-2120
Email: 
president@rollins.edu
Website: 
Rollins.edu
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Grant H. Cornwell
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
gcornwell@rollins.edu
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Micki Meyer
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Lord Family Ass't VP for Student Affairs - Community
Focal point 1 - Email: 
mmeyer@rollins.edu
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Staff Director, Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship Hub
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Patrick Odoyo
Focal point 2 - Email: 
dchong@rollins.edu
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Dan Chong
Focal point 3 - Email: 
podoyo@rollins.edu
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Rollins College is a comprehensive liberal arts college that awards baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees through residential and evening-degree programs and its Crummer Graduate School of Business.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
As our mission statement indicates, “Rollins College educates students for global citizenship and responsible leadership, empowering graduates to pursue meaningful lives and productive careers. We are committed to the liberal arts ethos and guided by its values and ideals.

Universidad Católica de la Santísima Concepción

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Catholic University Concepción
Mailing address: 
Alonso de Ribera 2850, Concepción
Telephone: 
+56412345050
Email: 
sbaeza@ucsc.cl
Website: 
www.ucsc.cl
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Christian Schmitz Vaccaro
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Vice Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
schmitz@ucsc.cl
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Marcelo Lagos subiare
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean of Medicine
Focal point 1 - Email: 
mlagoss@ucsc.cl
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Dean of Business
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Cristhian Mellado
Focal point 2 - Email: 
echavez@ucsc.cl
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Emma Chavez
Focal point 3 - Email: 
cmellado@ucsc.cl
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
La UCSC es una Universidad tradicional, autónoma y de derecho público, que cumple una labor de formación integral, entregando servicios de excelencia a la Región del Biobío.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
TBA

Royal Thimphu College

Mailing address: 
PO Box 1122, Ngabiphu, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
Telephone: 
+975-2-351801/02
Email: 
info@rtc.bt
Website: 
www.rtc.bt
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Shiva Raj Bhattarai, PhD
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Interim President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
president@rtc.bt
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Samir Patel
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean, External Relations and Development
Focal point 1 - Email: 
samirp@rtc.bt
Focal point 2 - Email: 
lekichoden@rtc.bt
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Leki Choden
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Royal Thimphu College is a private undergraduate college with Bachelor’s degree programmes affiliated to the national public university, the Royal University of Bhutan (RUB). RTC has recently made an academic association with the Khesar Gyalpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan which offers its degree in BSc in Nursing and Midwifery. RTC is the highest rated independently accredited tertiary education institute in the country with an A+ (Excellent) grade by the Bhutan Accreditation Council. RTC currently offers the following academic programmes that are mostly three years long.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
RTC provides scholarships to those academically capable students to study and complete their tertiary education in effort to contribute to human capacity building of the nation. RTC carries out various short terms and long term exchange programs with partner universities from around the world. RTC offers courses related to sustainability in its Environmental Management programme covering the UN SDGs.

Université de Parakou

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
University of Parakou
Mailing address: 
BP 123
Telephone: 
00229 23 61 07 12
Email: 
univparakou@gmail.com
Website: 
www.univ-parakou.bj
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Prosper Gandaho
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
gprosper02@yahoo.fr
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Mathias Hounnou Azoua
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Assistant of the General Secretary to the University
Focal point 1 - Email: 
mathias.azoua@yahoo.fr
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Vice-Rector of the University
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Gomes Ansèque Coami
Focal point 2 - Email: 
dianegand@yahoo.fr
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Diane Gandonou
Focal point 3 - Email: 
ansgom@gmail.com
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
University of Parakou was created in September 2001. It is located in the North Benin, 400KM from Cotonou (Benin Republic). It is composed of ten professional schools and Faculties. The most important fields study are: Medical school, Faculty of Law, Agronomy, Economics and Management, Statistics, Social Sciences and humanities and Letters, Technology. Up to date University of Parakou has registered around 22.000 of students with about 250 Lecturers and 190 Administrative staff.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
University of Parakou has launched a program of promoting local vegetable for fight against poverty. This program has demontrated that by integrated indigenous vegetables in Benin population daily meal that could help the country gaining currencies for development purposes and also could solve many diseases problem in our community and then by correcting sustainable food supply for the community. It also help researchers to promote technologies of food processing in Benin Republic.

Kazakh Russian Medical University

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Kazakh Russian Medical University
Mailing address: 
office 805, 51/53 Abylai khan street, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 050000
Telephone: 
+7 727 250 67 82
Email: 
diaam@medkrmu.kz
Website: 
www.medkrmu.kz
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Jainakbayev Nurlan Temirbekovich
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
diaam@medkrmu.kz
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Akhmetov Aidos
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Head of department of international cooperation and academic mobility
Focal point 1 - Email: 
diaam@medkrmu.kz
Focal point 2 - Email: 
diaam@medkrmu.kz
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Kusbakova Assel
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Kazakh-Russian Medical University is: the creation of the flexible model of the private university competitive in the field of the training of specialists with higher and postgraduate education; the introduction of innovative technologies, mobile and on-site medicine, conducive to the upgrade of the national education system; the research and innovation center of the research capabilities in the field of healthcare and social welfare; the center of the system of continuing professional education of healthcare professionals and national education; the center of the integration with partner
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 2. Education opportunity for all 3. Higher education opportunity for every interested individual 4. Human rights 5. Peace and conflict resolution

Universidad Abierta Interamericana - UAI

Mailing address: 
ezequiel.martinich@uai.edu.ar
Telephone: 
+541143427788
Email: 
ezequiel.martinich@uai.edu.ar
Website: 
www.uai.edu.ar
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Luis Ernesto Franchi
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Vice President of Extension
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
luis.franchi@uai.edu.ar
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Ezequiel Mateo Martinich
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Coordinator of International Cooperation
Focal point 1 - Email: 
ezequiel.martinich@uai.edu.ar
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Coordinator of International Cooperation
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Ezequiel Mateo Martinich
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ezequiel.martinich@uai.edu.ar
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Ezequiel Mateo Martinich
Focal point 3 - Email: 
ezequiel.martinich@uai.edu.ar
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
UNIVERSIDAD ABIERTA INTERAMERICANA Fundación Iberoamericana de Estudios Superiores is the legal name of the Universidad Abierta Interamericana (UAI), university member of the Vanguardia Educativa “Vaneduc” Group, a non-confessional organization strongly committed to educational research and assessment, since 1942 in Argentine. 20 Colleges, a Gymnasium, a Sports Center, Offices and the University compose this institution, with a history spanning more than 6 decades, counts with 1,200,000 m2 building infrastructure, and it.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
All the information that you can find about our current proyects; news; etc., that is carrying out that are relevant to UNAI is on cahpter: ¨Please provide a brief description of your academic structure¨ and on our News Web Site: https://noticias.uai.edu.ar/

Bahçeşehir Cyprus University (BAU Cyprus)

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Bahcesehir Cyprus University (BAU Cyprus)
Mailing address: 
Bahçeşehir Cyprus University, Bedrettin Demiral Caddesi, BAU Tower, No: 155 Kumsal, Lefkoşa/ Mersin 10 / Turkey
Telephone: 
+90 392 611 00 00
Email: 
info@cyprus.bau.edu.tr
Website: 
baucyprus.edu.tr
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Prof.dr. Zafer Agdelen
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
zafer.agdelen@cyprus.bau.edu.tr
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Menekşe Temizkan
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Faculty Member, Assistant to Rector, Responsible for International Collaborations
Focal point 1 - Email: 
Menekse.temizkan@cyprus.bau.edu.tr
Focal point 2 - Email: 
burcu.toker@cyprus.bau.edu.tr
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Burcu Toker
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Currently BAU Cyprus has 3 faculties, 2 research centers, and 1 school. Faculty of Economics, Administrative & Social Sciences • Business Administration (BSc) • Political Science and International Relations (BSc) • Psychology (BSc) • Tourism and Hospitality Management (BSc) Faculty of Engineering and Architecture • Architecture (BArch) • Civil Engineering (BSc) Faculty of Law • Law (LLB) Centers: • Research Center of the Sea and Maritime Law (BAU-DEHUKAM) • Center of Mediterranean Security (BAU- CEMES ) o English Preparatory Program School (BAU CYPRUS PREP)
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
We currently have students from 18 different countries, we continuously organize activities to increase inter-cultural, inter-religions dialogue and understanding among our students. For example, seminar on "How to achieve gender equality". we are conducting projects to promote social responsibility, we grant scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds, We are actively involved in the capacity-building efforts in higher education system in our country.

International Burch University

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
International Burch University
Mailing address: 
Francuske revolucije bb, Ilidza 71 210, Sarajevo
Telephone: 
+38733944400
Email: 
info@ibu.edu.ba
Website: 
https://www.ibu.edu.ba/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Serkan Doğan
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Secretary General
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
serkan.dogan@ibu.edu.ba
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Muhammet Sait Dinc
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean of Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Focal point 1 - Email: 
m.sait.dinc@ibu.edu.ba
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Dean of Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Jasna Hivziefendić
Focal point 2 - Email: 
senad.becirovic@ibu.edu.ba
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Senad Bećirović
Focal point 3 - Email: 
jasna.hivziefendic@ibu.edu.ba
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
There are three faculties and twelve departments at International Burch University: Faculty of Education and Humanities - Department of Oriental Philology - Department of English Language and Literature - Graphic Design and Multimedia Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences - Department of Architecture - Department of Genetics and Bioengineering - Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering - Department of Information Technologies - Department of Civil Engineering Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences - Department of Management
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Start Me Up - https://www.ibu.edu.ba/en/burch-news/2018/start-me-up-conference-for-future-young-and-brave-entrepreneurs.html ICESoS - https://icesos.ibu.edu.ba/ Burch Startup Incubator - http://incubator.ibu.edu.ba/ IRES - https://ires.ibu.edu.ba/ Scholarships - https://www.ibu.edu.ba/en/students/finance/financial-aid-and-scholarships.html Student Symposium - http://studentsymposium.ibu.edu.ba/ Western Balkans Migration - http://conference.wb-mignet.org/ Social Sciences Research Center - http://ssrc.ibu.edu.ba/en Continuing Education Center - http://cec.ibu.edu.ba/