Sustainability

Erich-Brost-Institut für internationalen Journalismus

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Erich Brost Institute for International Journalism
Mailing address: 
Emil-Figge-Str. 50, 44227 Dortmund , Germany
Telephone: 
+49 231 755 6971
Email: 
info@brost.org
Website: 
https://brost.ifj.tu-dortmund.de/en/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Prof. Dr. Susanne Fengler
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Director
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
susanne.fengler@tu-dortmund.de
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Dr. Ines Drefs
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Project Coordinator
Focal point 1 - Email: 
drefs@post.tu-dortmund.de
Focal point 3 - Title: 
researcher and project manager
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Tina Bettels
Focal point 2 - Email: 
roja.zaitoonie@rub.de
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Roja Zaitoonie
Focal point 3 - Email: 
tina.bettels@tu-dortmund.de
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The Erich Brost Institute for International Journalism is an independent research institution, which is affiliated to the Technical University of Dortmund, Germany. It focusses on three areas: 1. Research: The Erich Brost Institute for International Journalism initiates comparative research projects and publications dealing with international journalism cultures and media systems, innovations in international journalism and intercultural communication processes. 2.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
1. The Erich Brost Institute for International Journalism is continuously providing capacity-building in the higher education system in the field of international journalism (see description of our academic structure described above). 2.

Veleučilište VERN

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
University of Applied Sciences VERN
Mailing address: 
Trg Drage Iblera 10/I, 10000 Zagreb
Telephone: 
+385 1 4881 837
Email: 
INFO@VERNUNI.EU
Website: 
www.vernuni.eu / www.vern.hr
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Vlatko Cvrtila
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
DEAN
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
vlatko.cvrtila@vern.hr
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Ivo Ivančić
Focal point 1 - Title: 
CEO
Focal point 1 - Email: 
ivo.ivancic@vern.hr
Focal point 3 - Title: 
HEAD OF INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Dubravko Kraus
Focal point 2 - Email: 
iva.biondic@vern.hr
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Iva Biondić
Focal point 3 - Email: 
dubravko.kraus@vern.hr
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Our university is the oldest and one of the largest, private universities in Croatia. We have more than 1850 students that are currently active and more than 5000 alumni students. We have 14 different undergraduate and graduate professional areas of study and programs.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
- Sustainability- Vern is working on EU funded projects who are dealing with sustainability, social innovations trough collaboration of higher education and real sector - Capacity Building – Vern was a partner in few international EU funded projects whose aim was capacity building in higher education, skill development, process and resources For example: SILICE Project ( https://www.silice.org/) the main holder of the project was from Israel, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya (IDC) and Vern was one of their partner.

Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University
Mailing address: 
Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek, 44, Kievskaya str., 720000
Telephone: 
+996 312 66 25 67
Email: 
krsu@krsu.edu.kg
Website: 
www.krsu.edu.kg
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Nifadiev Vladimir
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
vnifadiev@krsu.edu.kg
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Kaliuzhnaia Yulia
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Head of International Relations Office
Focal point 1 - Email: 
ykaliuzhnaia@krsu.edu.kg
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Associate Professor, Department of World Economy
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Makeeva Meerim
Focal point 2 - Email: 
tkoichumanov@krsu.edu.kg
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Koichumanov Taalaibek
Focal point 3 - Email: 
mmakeeva@krsu.edu.kg
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
KRSU was founded in 1993 by the Treaty of Friendship, Cooperation and Mutual Assistance between the Kyrgyz Republic and the Russian Federation (signed on 10.06.1992, Moscow, Russia), the Decree of the President of Kyrgyz Republic (signed on 28.09.1992, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic) and the Agreement of Establishment and Activities of Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University between the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic and the Government of the Russian Federation (09.09.1993), the Government Regulation of the Russian Federation (No.143, signed on 23.02.1994, Moscow), the decrees of the State Committ
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
KRSU conducted online UN courses on sustainable development called “Global development and Global citizenship” based on lectures of professor Jeffrey Sachs from Columbia University in 2018 from September 15 to December 10.These lectures were held as part of the global network UNAI (United Nations Academic Impact). The courses were attended by students, teachers, specialists ftom NISI (честно не знаю как расшифровывается). Following the results of the courses, students developed and defended their projects.

Universitatea LIbera Internationala din Moldova

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Free International University of Moldova
Mailing address: 
52 Vlaicu Parcalab Str. MD-2012
Telephone: 
+37322 205921
Email: 
cci@ulim.md
Website: 
www.ulim.md
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Ilian Galben
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Rector
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
office@ulim.md
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Valentina Ciumacenco
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vice-rector for International Relations
Focal point 1 - Email: 
vciumacenco@ulim.md
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Coordinator UN Information and Documentation Center
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Irina Cernauscaite
Focal point 2 - Email: 
lcoada@ulim.md
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Ludmila Coada
Focal point 3 - Email: 
biblioteca@ulim.md
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Free International University of Moldova (ULIM) is private, established on October 16, 1992, scientifically accredited by the National Council for Academic Assessment and Accreditation of the Republic of Moldova. ULIM is a medium-size international university with about 6000 students, including foreign ones. ULIM is organized in 7 faculties: International Relations, Political Sciences and Journalism, Law, Foreign languages, Economic sciences, Psychology and Social Assistance, Informatics and Engineering, Biomedical Sciences and Ecology.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Free International University of Moldova (ULIM) is hosting since 2014 the UN Information and Documentation Center, opened with the support of the United Nations in Moldova. Since then, our university through a variety of activities supports the Republic of Moldova in achieving its major development goals and fulfilling its vision to be a prosperous and modern European country. As an official UN documentation centre, it carries a wide variety of information materials, ranging from maps and brochures to books and UN documents.

University of North Florida

Mailing address: 
1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32224
Telephone: 
1-904-620-2849
Email: 
admissions@unf.edu
Website: 
www.unf.edu
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
David Szymanski
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
President, University of North Florida
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
david.szymanski@unf.edu
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Jeff Chamberlain
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Dean, Hicks Honors College
Focal point 1 - Email: 
j.chamberlain@unf.edu
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Assistant Vice President of Student Affairs and Director of the International Center
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Ruth Lopez
Focal point 2 - Email: 
diane.yendol-hoppey@unf.edu
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Diane Yendol-Hoppy
Focal point 3 - Email: 
rlopez@unf.edu
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
UNF is organized into the following six colleges: - The Brooks College of Health - The Brooks College of Health prepares students to enter a variety of fields through specialized programming enhanced by partnerships with area healthcare organizations.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
EDUCATION FOR ALL - Academic Programs/Units - BA in Deaf Education: Prepares teachers for initial certification in Deaf Education and is also ESOL endorsed. Exceptional Student Education Program: Prepares special education teachers for their roles embedded in Professional Development School (PDS).

Krupanidhi Group of Institutions

Mailing address: 
#12/1, Chikka Bellandur Carmelaram Post, Varthur Hobli, Off Sarjapur Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560035
Telephone: 
9060156200
Email: 
riju@krupanidhi.edu.in
Website: 
www.krupanidhi.edu.in
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Suresh Nagpal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Chairman
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
dr.sureshnagpal@krupanidhi.edu.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Samuel Paul Issac
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Director
Focal point 1 - Email: 
director@krupanidhi.edu.in
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Head of Global Engagement
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Riju Pathak
Focal point 2 - Email: 
akashnagpal@krupanidhi.edu.in
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Akash Nagpal
Focal point 3 - Email: 
riju@krupanidhi.edu.in
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Krupanidhi Group of Institutions is a primer private institute in Bangalore, India, founded by eminent educationist-entrepreneur Prof. Dr. Suresh Nagpal in the year 1985.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Our Institution provides scholarships to meritorious students from weak financial background to ensure education opportunity for all. Also we have global engagement programs that primarily focus on students and faculty exchange for capacity building and cultural exchange as well as enhanced global research paving way for global citizenship. There are activities like tree plantation , waste management carried out on regular intervals as part of National service Scheme to promote sustainability.

Sri Krishna Arts and Science College, Coimbatore

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
SKASC
Mailing address: 
Sri Krishna Arts and Science College, Kuniamuthur,Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India - 641008
Telephone: 
0422 - 2678400
Email: 
principal@skasc.ac.in
Website: 
www.skasc.ac.in
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Dr P Baby Shakila
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Principal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
principal@skasc.ac.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
P Rajan
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Mr
Focal point 1 - Email: 
rajanp@skasc.ac.in
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Dr
Focal point 3 - Name: 
M Shanthana Lakshmi
Focal point 2 - Email: 
surechb@skasc.ac.in
Focal point 2 - Name: 
B Suresh
Focal point 3 - Email: 
shanthanalakshmim@skasc.ac.in
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Sri Krishna Arts and Science College is a leading College offering quality education to the students in Arts and Science stream. Started in 1997, our College is one of the renowned Institutions of Tamil Nadu. To our credit we have acquired 53rd Rank in NIRF 2019. We have been re-accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade, CGPA 3.26. We have been awarded 4th in Swachhta Ranking in the College level in the year 2018. The College is actively engaged in carrying out different schemes promoted by MHRD for imparting quality education.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
The College has an underpinning of Research arena with international reputation, which forays to enhance our research centre to high standards. The College has also conducted 10 National Conference and one International Conference on the “Role of Higher Education in National/International Development” in lieu with the Association of Indian College Principals (AICP). The College has also undertaken 2 major projects from the Tamilnadu State Council for Science and Technology and one minor project from UGC.

Presidency University , Bangaluru

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Presidency University, Bangaluru
Mailing address: 
Itgalpur Rajanakunte, Yelahanka, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560064
Telephone: 
+9180-23093500
Email: 
info@presidencyuniversity.in
Website: 
www.presidencyuniversity.in
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Mr Nissar Ahmed
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Chancellor
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
nissar@presidency.edu.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Prof. Dr. Radha Padmanabhan
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vice Chancellor
Focal point 1 - Email: 
vicechancellor@presidencyuniversity.in
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Sr. Prof. ( Chancellor Office ) and Member of Academic Council
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Prof. Soman Nambiar
Focal point 2 - Email: 
registrar@presidencyuniversity.in
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Mr. A. Abdul Bari
Focal point 3 - Email: 
soman@presidency.edu.in
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Presidency University has been established by an Act of State Legislature of Karnataka as a Private University and is empowered to award full time regular degrees ( UG & PG level) as specified U/S 22 of the UGC Act. At present, more than 50 Programs are offered by Presidency University under School of Engineering , School of Law, School of Commerce School of Liberal Arts and School of Design, both at Under Graduate level as well as Post Graduate Level.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Capacity Building in Higher Education, Education Opportunity for all, Global Citizenship, Higher Education Opportunity for every interested individual, Inter- Cultural dialogue and understanding, Sustainability in higher Education.

St. Xavier's College For Women, Aluva

Mailing address: 
stellagrace@stxaviersaluva.ac.in
Telephone: 
00919745804835
Email: 
college@stxaviersaluva.ac.in
Website: 
http://www.stxaviersaluva.ac.in/
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Dr.Sr.Geege Joanamma Xavier
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Principal
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
geegexavier@stxaviersaluva.ac.in
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Dr.Sr. Stella K A
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Vice Principal
Focal point 1 - Email: 
stellagrace@stxaviersaluva.ac.in
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Assistant Professor - Communication Studies
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Sonia John Markose
Focal point 2 - Email: 
sheenaxavier@stxaviersaluva.ac.in
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Dr. Sheena Xavier
Focal point 3 - Email: 
soniamarkose@stxaviersaluva.ac.in
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
St. Xavier’s College for Women, Aluva, an Arts, Commerce and Science College, affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, is situated in the southern district of Kerela, India. Our college is run by the Sisters of Congregation of Teresian Carmelites (CTC). Since its inception in the year 1964, it promulgated the visionary zeal of the Congregation of CTC and its foundress Servant of God, Mother Elishwa. Over the last five decades it has proved its mettle as an institution of higher education scaffolding the upliftment of minority communities in the state.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Heralding the emergence of an enlightened family, community, society, state and nation our institution run by The Congregation of Teresian Carmalites (CTC) facilitated the education of girls in a secular way. Denying education is denying one’s birthright. Reiterating the power of education, Servant of God, Mother Eliswa, foundress of CTC, who hailed from a village in Kerala conceptualised an educational system till then inaccessible to the weaker sex. From its humble beginning, our institution has scaled and escalated hurdles, equipped enough to meet the genuine demands of the society.

Paul Smith's College

Mailing address: 
7777 NY-30, Paul Smiths, NY 12970
Telephone: 
+1-518-327-6386
Email: 
kcerialo@paulsmiths.edu
Website: 
www.paulsmiths.edu
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Cathy Dove
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
College President
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email: 
cdove@paulsmiths.edu
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Kelly Cerialo
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Director of Paul Smith's College's Global Center for Rural Communities
Focal point 1 - Email: 
kcerialo@paulsmiths.edu
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Department Chair - Business and Hospitality
Focal point 3 - Name: 
Joseph Conto
Focal point 2 - Email: 
eholmlund@paulsmiths.edu
Focal point 2 - Name: 
Eric Holmlund
Focal point 3 - Email: 
jconto@paulsmiths.edu
Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Paul Smith's College is a private college located in Paul Smiths, New York. It is the only four-year institution of higher education in the 6 million acre Adirondack Park in upstate New York and focuses on innovative experiential education. Paul Smith's College offers 7 Associate's Degree programs and 18 Bachelor's Degrees and launched its first Master's Degree Program in Natural Resource Conservation Management in Fall 2019.
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
•. Paul Smith's College Professor Kelly Cerialo is the co-chair of the UNESCO Champlain-Adirondack Biosphere Reserve and on the steering committee for the US UNESCO Man and Biosphere Network.