Inter-cultural dialogue and understanding -- unlearning intolerance

Universidade Católica do Salvador

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Catholic University of Salvador
Mailing address: 
ari@ucsal.br
Telephone: 
+557132067922
Email: 
ucsal@ucsal.br
Website: 
www.ucsal.br
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Roberta Hatty
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
International Relations Advisor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
roberta.hatty@ucsal.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Elton Santana
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Rector's Chief of Staff
Focal point 1 - Email: 
elton.santana@ucsal.br
Focal point 2 - Email: 
roberta.hatty@ucsal.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Roberta Hatty
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Our mission is to form, for the love of the search for truth, ethical and professional citizens committed to serve the human being and collaborate with social development through excellence in teaching, research and extension. We work and walk to become a national and international reference as a community university, recognized for academic excellence and committed to regional development always in view of our main values: openness to transcendence and love of the investigation of truth, ethics in personal, social and institutional relations, appreciation and care with the educational relati
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
A University is a living, dynamic, geographically located and historically dated social organism capable of influencing the society in which it is inserted and influenced by it. We are the University of Bahia with the largest number of scholarships and we have hosted this year three refugee students from Venezuela with full scholarships for law and psychology courses. The Nucleus of Programs and Projects (NPP) brings together, above all, extension activities essentially related to the areas of Work, Technology and Production, Environment, Culture and Communication.

Universidade Municipal de Sao Caetano do Sul

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
University of Sao Caetano do Sul
Mailing address: 
jovanov@uscs.edu.br
Telephone: 
+551142393273
Email: 
gabinetedareitoria@uscs.edu.br
Website: 
www.wsu.uscs.br
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Marcos Sidnei Bassi
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
mbassi@uscs.edu.br
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Maria do Carmo Romeiro
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Graduate Courses` Pro-Rector
Focal point 1 - Email: 
mromeiro@uscs.edu.br
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Graduate Courses` Dean
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Eduardo Camargo Oliva
Focal point 2 - Email: 
leandro.prearo@uscs.edu.br
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Leandro Prearo
Focal point 3 - Email: 
eduardo.oliva@uscs.edu.br
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Our Mission Our mission is to constantly improve teaching, research and community activities by always seeking integration between man and society in order to ultimately achieve the development of both. Our Policy • To continously search for a higher level of quality within the teaching, research and community support areas in order to transform USCS into a center of a cultural and tecnological reference; • To create permanent monitoring social programs to guarantee constant update of the institution’s action plans; • To highlight students’ importance through the whole of our activities
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The extension policies of Universidade Municipal de São Caetano do Sul considers that its actions must give students opportunities to have new experiences in their knowledge areas and offer conditions for enrichment of their cultural formation as well as citzenship. To the community, the aim is to create access to the university through extension courses and other services, and to transfer knowledge in order to contribute to the improvement of the quality of the citzens’lives.

Universidad Autónoma Intercultural de Sinaloa

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Autonomous Intercultural University of Sinaloa
Mailing address: 
Fuente de Cristal Street #2334, Fuentes del Bosque, zip code 81229, Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico.
Telephone: 
6688171588
Email: 
rectoria@uais.edu.mx
Website: 
http://uais.edu.mx/portal/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
María Guadalupe Ibarra Ceceña
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rectoria@uais.edu.mx
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Dr. Francisco Antonio Romero Leyva
Focal point 1 - Title: 
General Coordinator of Education
Focal point 1 - Email: 
fromero@uais.edu.mx
Focal point 2 - Email: 
esanchez@uais.edu.mx
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Dr José Emilio Sánchez García
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The academic structure of the Universidad Autónoma Intercultural de Sinaloa is conformed by three Academic Units with twelve bachelor's programs, eight postgraduate programs and one postdoctorate program, in the areas of Social sciences and humanities, Engineering and technology, and Economics and administration; a Gender Studies Center, an Indigenous Studies Center as well as the Department of Quality Management, with a cultural observatory and a social responsibility program.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
A permanent forum for indigenous studies, vinculation with the community as a guiding principle, a gender studies center, cultural and social responsibility observatory, an institutional policy for gender equality and non discrimination, full scholarships for people of indigenous origin, programs of revitalization of the indigenous language, social campaigns and activities for the strenghtening of the cosmovision of indigenous peoples, indigenous and human rights studies and research, academic programs in sustainable development, inclusive education with cultural and linguistic pertinence.

Universidad Autónoma del Estado de HIdalgo

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Autonomous University of Hidalgo State
Mailing address: 
42000
Telephone: 
01 771 717 2000
Email: 
iaconvenios@uaeh.edu.mx
Website: 
https://www.uaeh.edu.mx/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Rafael Cravioto Torres
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Head of International Affairs of the UAEH
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rafaelc@uaeh.edu.mx
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Diana Sarahí González Morales
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Agreements department
Focal point 1 - Email: 
iaconvenios@uaeh.edu.mx
Focal point 2 - Email: 
iaadmin_pro@uaeh.edu.mx
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Guadalupe Escamilla
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
UAEH is the oldest and largest university in the state of Hidalgo, Mexico and is known as one of the best universities in Ibero-America and Latin America. It is a member of the Consortium of Mexican Universities (CUMEX) and is one of the best universities in Mexico for postgraduate studies. It is divided in six faculties in the capital city of Hidalgo, which is named Pachuca.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The university has a series of actions contemplated in the educational model where there are educational innovation activities for all students, which directly promote healthy lifestyles and the possibility of having an adequate intellectual development. A commitment to society with the six fundamental values that are trust, honesty, justice, responsibility, respect and courage ". "As an educational institution, our commitment is to translate these values into actions that strengthen our community, the experience of academic integrity."

Centro Regional de Formación Docente e Investigación Educativa

Mailing address: 
​Carretera Municipal Tecnológico-Copalar Km 2.200, Comitán de Dominguez, Chiapas
Telephone: 
​ (963) 6366100
Email: 
victor.avendano@cresur.edu.mx
Website: 
www.cresur.edu.mx
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
José Humberto Trejo Catalán
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
humberto.trejo@cresur.edu.mx
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Roberto René Pinto Rojas
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Secretario Académico
Focal point 1 - Email: 
roberto.pinto@cresur.edu.mx
Focal point 2 - Email: 
victor.avendano@cresur.edu.mx
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Victor del Carmen Avendaño Porras
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
La docencia es una profesión que demanda vocación, compromiso y profesionalismo, cualidades que están presentes en gran parte de nuestras maestras y maestros, por lo que resulta cada vez más necesario apoyarlos en este campo.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
CRESUR constantly conducts training courses on issues related to equity, human rights and educational inclusion. It also offers master's and doctoral programs that focus on inclusive education and human rights.

Universidad de Piura

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
University of Piura
Mailing address: 
URB. SAN EDUARDO, 131. PIURA
Telephone: 
00 51 73 284500-3657
Email: 
susana.mosquera@udep.pe
Website: 
www.udep.edu.pe
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Ernesto Calderon Burneo
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Dean
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
ernesto.calderon@udep.pe
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Susana Mosquera
Focal point 1 - Title: 
TBA
Focal point 1 - Email: 
susana.mosquera@udep.pe
Focal point 3 - Title: 
TBA
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Susana Mosquera
Focal point 2 - Email: 
susana.mosquera@udep.pe
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Susana Mosquera
Focal point 3 - Email: 
susana.mosquera@udep.pe
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
We are a medium size university in the North Region of Peru, (Piura)/ with headquarters in Lima. We have important academic and research activities related with our region particular interests: agriculture, environment, infrastructures, and social sciences. Our University has the following Faculties: Engineering, Communication, Business and Economics, Humanities, Education, Law, Psychology and Medicine.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
University of Piura had already organized III MUN to all the university students. The Human Rights Institute organizes regular seminars to study human rights. We have a special research guideline related to multiculturalism and human rights, and we prepare regularly papers, colloquia and activities related to this topic.

Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
National University of San Marcos
Mailing address: 
Calle Germán Amézaga 375, Edificio Jorge Basadre, Ciudad Universitaria - Lima
Telephone: 
+51 619 7000
Email: 
rector@unmsm.edu.pe
Website: 
www.unmsm.edu.pe/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Orestes Cachay Boza
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
rector@unmsm.edu.pe
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Julio César Sandoval Inchaustegui
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Advisor to the Rector's office
Focal point 1 - Email: 
csandovali@unmsm.edu.pe
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Head of the International Technical Cooperation Office
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Juan Diego Zamudio Padilla
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ogcri@unmsm.edu.pe
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Heli Jaime Barrón Pastor
Focal point 3 - Email: 
cooperatec.ogcri@unmsm.edu.pe
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos is the most representative university institution of Peru, of multidisciplinary nature, based on humanistic, scientific and technological research, with academic excellence. Committed to human and sustainable development, leader in the promotion of cultural and artistic creation. It generates and disseminates scientific, technological and humanistic knowledge, committed to the sustainable development of the country and the protection of the environment.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Principal activities: - Centre for Technological Research, Biomedical and Environmental (CITBM): CITBM is the first center of excellence in research, development and innovation of Peru. It is implemented with the support of CONCYTEC CIENCIACTIVA program. Your organization is in charge of National University of San Marcos, with the participation of a group of national companies and a select group of international centres of excellence.

جامعة الملكة أروى

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Queen Arwa University
Mailing address: 
11586
Telephone: 
+9671445992
Email: 
info@qau.ye
Website: 
http://www.qau.ye
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Wheeba Faree
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
wheeba@qau.ye
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Ghassan Ali Hashim
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vic Rector
Focal point 1 - Email: 
ghassanvicerector@qau.ye
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Webmaster
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Saddam Hussein
Focal point 2 - Email: 
mariam@qau.ye
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Mariam Mohammed
Focal point 3 - Email: 
webmaster@qau.ye
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
founded in 1996 in Yemen and named after Queen Arwa.[1][2] The university has some different fields of study including Humanities and Social Sciences, Commercial Sciences and Administration, Engineering, Science, Higher Education, Art, Law, and Microbiology.[3]
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The following points give a summary of the main objectives of the University Developing different, yet specialized courses in higher education, in cooperation with other educational institutions. Providing other social and scientific establishments with specialists in different areas of development, particularly in the fields of Women Studies,Environmental Studies, and Population Sciences. Implementing educational programs to enable students to keep pace with advancements in technology, the arts and sciences. Forging cultural and scientific links and exchanges with universities, institut

Universidad de Ciencias Comerciales

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
University of Commercial Science
Mailing address: 
Apartado Postal P-85, Managua, Nicaraga Central America
Telephone: 
505 2771931
Email: 
josefina.kiesler@ucc.edu.ni
Website: 
www.ucc.edu.ni
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Josefina Sánchez Kiesler
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Dean of the Faculty of Economic Sciences
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
josefina.kiesler@ucc.edu.ni
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Josefina Sánchez Kiesler
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean of the Faculty of Economic Sciences
Focal point 1 - Email: 
josefina.kiesler@ucc.edu.ni
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Josefina Sánchez Kiesler
Focal point 2 - Email: 
ivania.toruno@ucc.edu.ni
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Ivania Toruño
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
We are a university whose objective is to train managers and administrators through our schools focused on business. We offer more than 16 careers and 7 specialties at the level of postgraduate education. We have 59 years of experience in the sector.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Ucc has invested in better infrastructure and technology at the service of students; has scholarship programs for students of limited resources; promotes ethical and moral values ​​within the philosophy of the university; and is committed to sustainable best practices in all its administrative procedures.

Österreichische Universitätenkonferenz

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Universities Austria
Mailing address: 
Floragasse 7/7, 1040 Vienna, Austria
Telephone: 
+431310565631
Email: 
nadine.shovakar@uniko.ac.at
Website: 
www.uniko.ac.at
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Elisabeth Fiorioli
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Secretary General
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
elisabeth.fiorioli@uniko.ac.at
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Nadine Shovakar
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Policy Advisor for International Affairs
Focal point 1 - Email: 
nadine.shovakar@uniko.ac.at
Focal point 2 - Email: 
petra.wejwar@uniko.ac.at
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Petra Wejwar
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Universities Austria (uniko) is the voice of the 21 Austrian public universities. Along with its members, uniko develops positions which shape and influence the current and future agenda for higher education. Its purpose is to collectively strengthen the universities’ role and purpose in the economy and society. Universities Austria provides support to the universities in the fulfilment of their tasks and responsibilities, and thus fosters the advancement of Science and Art.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Universities Austria has thus launched its project MORE which aims at providing a space for reflection to refugees where one can find out whether university studies are an option for the future. MORE offers academic and artistic courses and seminars at Austrian universities to refugees and asylum seekers for free. The language of instruction is either German or English. MORE courses are available at all of the 21 public universities and in every university town in Austria. They cover various academic and artistic fields as well as training in the German language.