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Women, Peace and Security — Why This Is So Critical



Bonn AI & Climate 2024

UNU-EHS, in collaboration with UNFCCC Technology Mechanism, is organizing an Expert Meeting on AI & Climate.



2024 Higher Education Sustainability Initiative Global Forum

NEW YORK: As part of the 2024 HLPF, this special event will discuss the future of higher education for sustainable development.


Annual Report Background

2023 Annual Report

Explore the “who” and “what” of UNU’s work in 2023 and learn how our ideas generate solutions to improve the lives of people everywhere.


Press Release

UNU-IAS and AEON Environmental Foundation to Expand Cooperation on Global Sustainability

UNU-IAS and the AEON Environmental Foundation signed a MOU on collaboration to advance global sustainability.

06 Jun 2024

Press Release

UNU-MERIT and WIPO Forge New Partnership to Enhance Global Research and Education

Through a new MoU, UNU-MERIT and the World Intellectual Property Organization will cooperate on research, education and integrated capacity building.

29 May 2024

Press Release

United Nations University Hub Inaugurated at Hamburg University of Technology

The new UNU Hub will foster international research cooperation on "engineering to face climate change".

27 May 2024

Academic and Learning Opportunities


Apply Now: Evidence-Based Policy Research Methods Training Course

Applications are open until 25 June for this course designed for working professionals to improve their research skills.

14 Jun 2024


Net Zero 101: What, Why and How

A free online course on the basics of climate science and net zero.

Certificate course



Applications Open: Moving the Migration Policy Agenda Forward Programme

Scholarship applications are being accepted until 29 June for the 2024 MMPAF programme.

04 Jun 2024