FinCEAL Plus Asia coordinator position open at the University of Eastern Finland
FinCEAL Plus Asia coordinator position open at the University of Eastern Finland

Recruitment

FinCEAL Plus Asia coordinator position open at the University of Eastern Finland

UniPID and the University of Eastern Finland are recruiting a Coordinator for the FinCEAL Plus project, Asia component to be based at UEF, Joensuu campus. 

Deadline for applications: January 2, 2015.
 
More info from UniPID or from UEF.
Virtual Studies Course: Introduction to Development Economics
Virtual Studies Course: Introduction to Development Economics

12.1. – 15.3.2015

Virtual Studies Course: Introduction to Development Economics

The course aims to provide an outline of the main issues underpinning development economics today, by outlining simple theory and providing extensive applied evidence from developing countries.

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Visit the course page for more details.
Virtual Studies Course: United Nations, Peace and Security
Virtual Studies Course: United Nations, Peace and Security

12.1. – 29.3.2015

Virtual Studies Course: United Nations, Peace and Security

The aim of the course is to provide students the basic understanding of how the UN System works in dealing with issues of peace and security and how it has transformed to meet the emerging global challenges. 

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UniPID Mission
UniPID Mission

What is UniPID?

UniPID Mission

UniPID is a Finnish university network, strengthening universities’ global responsibility. 

UniPID advances the interdisciplinary education, research and societal impact of universities on global development.

 

 

For Students

Interested in studying sustainable development? UniPID offers virtual courses and a Minor in Sustainable Development.

Already studying development? UniPID awards a yearly Master’s Award in Development Studies and supports the training and networking of Finnish doctoral students.

 

For Researchers

Researching issues relevant to development? UniPID organizes scientific events and informs about research calls and funding opportunities. 

Interested in research and development policy? UniPID impacts research agendas and funding priorities and supports Finnish participation in research consortia and policy dialogues.

 

For Stakeholders

Interested in the societal impact of universities? UniPID supports universities’ efforts to foster global responsibility.

Looking for expertise? UniPID facilitates Finnish researchers’ input in national and international development policy, and connects Finnish universities with other relevant stakeholders.

Virtual Studies

The UniPID Virtual Studies are free online courses related to sustainable development, available for students enrolled at the UniPID Member Universities.

Find out more about the UniPID Virtual Studies!

Apply for courses!

Register for the Minor Programme!

FinCEAL

FinCEAL is an initiative by the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture with the purpose of increasing support for Finnish researchers focusing on Africa and the LAC region. 

Find out more on the FinCEAL webpages!

Add your research project to the FinCEAL Infobank!