UniPID 20th Anniversary

Welcome to our Anniversary Event on 2 December 2022 to celebrate and foster a culture of critical thinking, responsibility and accountability.

Detangling Development Podcast

In this podcast we dive deeper into important themes that bridge between the activities of universities and the aims of global sustainable development by interviewing special guests with expert insight or research in the specific topics. Our hope is that this podcast will give you a better understanding of the bigger picture and inspire you to not only think about, but also get involved in promoting global responsibility.

Host: Melissa Plath
Podcast production and editing: Kelly Brito and Alexandra Biris
Original music: Vesa Plath
Music editing: Uha

Students' global competences

This final episode takes a dive in to students' global competences with Alexandra Biris, master student of the Changing Education Programme at the University of Helsinki.

Anniversary Blog

Have a read into what UniPID, our members and observer members are doing to foster global responsibility and contribute to global sustainable development!

December 14, 2022 — Beyond the classroom — The importance of partnering for capacity development into early career

UNU-WIDER brings a unique perspective to UniPID. Although not a university in its traditional sense, UNU-WIDER has a long history contributing to the education and capacity development of development experts. They focus on engaging in short-term capacity development opportunities, and maintaining...

December 12, 2022 — UniPID drives change through these 6 themes!

On 2 December 2022 UniPID celebrated its 20th anniversary with 6 themes that are in the core of the network’s actions!

December 5, 2022 — How to motivate students to get more involved in global responsibility issues?

Saara Pirhonen, Vice Observer Member of the UniPID Board and master’s student of Sociology in Tampere University, ponders how regular degree students can get motivated and hands-on involved in global responsibility work.

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