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.

 

First Call for FinCEAL Plus Open Travel Grants is Open!
First Call for FinCEAL Plus Open Travel Grants is Open!

Apply by 15th May!

First Call for FinCEAL Plus Open Travel Grants is Open!

The call is open to researchers and PhD students based in Finnish research institutions, who are working within the FinCEAL Plus themes. More information
FinCEAL+ Kick-Off was a success!
FinCEAL+ Kick-Off was a success!

FinCEAL+ Kick-Off was a success!

FinCEAL+ was kicked off in a two-day event titled "FINLAND’S INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH COOPERATION – MAKING THE MOST OF HORIZON 2020" on 15-16 April. Read more about the interesting plenary discussions focusing on  international research collaboration especially with third countries and check out the recording of the practical Horizon2020 training.
 

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 Plus

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. 

Find out more on the FinCEAL Plus webpages!

Add your research project to the FinCEAL Infobank!