UniPID News

April 13, 2021 — New Virtual Studies courses to be added to the UniPID curriculum

UniPID has granted Virtual Studies funding for three new courses and one course update. The new courses will be offered for the first time during the 2021-2022 academic year.

April 13, 2021 — UniPID and the TFK network are organizing a CILAC side-event

Join us online on 27 April for a panel discussion titled 'From research-based knowledge to sustainable societies - How to best advance researchers’ cooperation with decision makers, private sector and civil society?'

March 29, 2021 — UniPID is looking for a Project Planner

We're hiring! The Project Planner will be responsible for coordinating and developing the UniPID Virtual Studies programme. Apply by 15 April 2021!

February 18, 2021 — UniPID has a new Board and Chairpersons

The UniPID Member Universities have nominated new representatives for the term 2021-2023. The new Board selected Tiina Kontinen (JYU) as the Chair and Niina Käyhkö (UTU) as Vice-Chair in their first meeting.

February 1, 2021 — FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES call for Partnership Support grants now open!

The FinCEAL Plus BRIDGES Partnership Support Instrument is open for applications. The 2021 call supports the Finnish research community in responding to the challenges posed by COVID-19 in the development and re-establishment of partnerships with peers in Africa, Asia, and LAC.

January 13, 2021 — UniPID Coordination transferred to the University of Helsinki - what's new?

Coordination of UniPID - the Finnish University Partnership for International Development moved from the University of Jyväskylä to the University of Helsinki at the start of 2021. See what has changed here!

December 7, 2020 — UniPID Virtual Studies Call for Course Proposals 2021

UniPID is hereby inviting interested course teachers and lecturers from UniPID member universities to submit course proposals for the UniPID Virtual Studies programme! Submit your proposal by 3 February, 2021.

June 15, 2020 — UniPID continues its work based at the University of Helsinki

Coordination of the Finnish University Partnership for International Development (UniPID) will move from the University of Jyväskylä to the University of Helsinki from the start of 2021.

June 12, 2020 — UniPID Rolls Out Four New Virtual Studies Courses

The Virtual Studies call for course proposals 2020 attracted 18 high quality proposals. The new courses cover the themes of climate change, Global South, social protection and health.