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Applications Open: Global Leadership Training Programme for Sustainable Development in Africa

Applications are open until 2 December 2022 for the Global Leadership Training Programme for Sustainable Development in Africa.

07 Nov 2022


Migration and Decent Work: Challenges for the Global South

On 24 January 2023, UNU-CPR will organize the second event in a series of policy roundtables.


Atty. Cecilia Jimenez-Damary


Internal Displacement at a Crossroads: Quo Vadis



From Promises to Practice: Towards the Effective Implementation of the Global Compact on Migration

This hybrid event was the first in a series of migration policy roundtables related to the implementation of the Global Compact on Migration.



Reducing Inequality – The Great Challenge of Our Time

UNU-WIDER and UNIANDES will convene a three-day conference on reducing inequality in Bogotá, Colombia on 5–7 October 2022.



Ending Gender-based Violence and Achieving the SDGs

UNDP has partnered with UNU-IIGH on the project Costing and Financing: Ending GBV and Achieving the SDGs.



Water Insecurity and Syndemic Health Issues Among Forcibly Displaced Persons

World Water Week 2022 will take place from 23 August to 1 September as a hybrid virtual/on-site event in Stockholm, Sweden.



Masculinities and Health: Relational and Intersectional Perspectives

This event will explore topics related to men's health in areas such as the U.S. and Brazil.



New Guidelines Provide First Global Policy Framework on Protecting Children on the Move in Face of Climate Change

The first-ever global policy framework that will help protect, include, and empower children on the move in the context of climate change.

25 Jul 2022

Press Release

United Nations University Appoints Rajat Khosla As Next Director of Its Malaysia-based Institute, UNU-IIGH

Rajat Khosla will take up the post of Director of the UNU International Institute for Global Health (UNU-IIGH) on 5 September 2022.

19 Jul 2022