What is UniPID?
UniPID is a Finnish university network, strengthening universities’ global responsibility.
UniPID advances the interdisciplinary education, research and societal impact of universities on global development.
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.
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.
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.
FinCEAL Plus is an initiative by the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture with the purpose of increasing support for Finnish researchers focusing on Africa, Asia and the LAC region.