Research Topics

Research and academic activities aligned with every Sustainable Development Goal

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The University shall devote its work to research into the pressing global problems of human survival, development and welfare that are the concern of the United Nations and its agencies.
Charter of the United Nations University

People — topics on improving lives of people everywhere

Planet — topics on preserving and improving our environment and natural resources

Peace and partnerships — topics on fostering peaceful, just, and inclusive societies

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Person M&E Coordinator

Leonard Hasu

Leonard Hasu is a Ghanaian expert in Data, Research, Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E), Project development and management, Climate Change & Environment Mid-term and Terminal evaluations, Capacity building, and SME development.

Staff Intern

Kiva Diamond Allotey-Reidpath

Kiva Diamond Allotey-Reidpath is a young professional starting his career in the international civil service. 

Staff Research Intern

George Nsikakabasi Samuel

Nsikakabasi George is a Research Intern at the United Nations University International Institute for Global Health (UNU-IIGH), working with the Capacity Building and Digital Health Governance Teams. 

News 18 Apr 2024

Professor Mónica Serrano Appointed to UNU Council

Prof. Serrano will serve a four-year term from 2024 to 2028.

Working Paper 18 Apr 2024

The Demand for a Fair International Financial Architecture

Critically examining the Global South’s proposals for international financial architecture reforms.

News 17 Apr 2024

UNU-EHS Discusses Tipping Points for Germany in Berlin

“Tipping Points, Disasters and Chain Reactions” was the focus of a UNU-VIE and UNU-EHS co-hosted event in Berlin.

Blog Post 17 Apr 2024

Private Finance for Social Good

Basics to Bridge the Development-Finance Gap

Blog Post 17 Apr 2024

A Brighter Future Across the Atlantic?

Understanding African Migration to Latin America.

Press Release 16 Apr 2024

Unlocking Post-Mining Restoration Strategies

Global Gathering in Dresden - Workshop: 15-18 April 2024

Blog Post 16 Apr 2024

Financial Inclusion: A Path to Recovery and Resilience for Survivors of Modern Slavery

Lessons learned from FAST's Survivor Inclusion Initiative: Spearheading financial inclusion for survivors of modern slavery