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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Expert Research Assistant

Magdalena Peter

Magdalena is working as a Research Assistant in the Climate Risk Analytics team. She supports different projects by providing desk research and report writing, as well as data collection and analysis, including the application of the Economics in Climate Adaptation (ECA) methodology. Further tasks comprise the organization and facilitation of workshops and events.

Expert Research Assistant

Uzabi Baidar

Uzabi is a researcher specializing in Environment Management and Integrated Water Resources Management. She is working as a researcher with the Climate Risk Analytics team of the Munich Climate Insurance Initiative (MCII). She specializes in water resources management, climate adaptations, disaster risk financing and nature-based solutions.

Expert Senior Research Associate - Disaster Modelling

Negar Mohammadiamanab

Negar Mohammadiamanab

Expert Project Associate - Risk Analytics

Teresa Arce Mojica

Teresa holds a Bachelor’s degree in Financial Administration and Systems from the University of Guadalajara, Mexico, and a dual Master’s in Science on Technology and Natural Resources Management in the Tropics & Subtropics from TH Cologne, Germany, and the Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí, Mexico.

Staff Senior Project Associate

Rachael Hansen

Rachael Hansen

Staff Human Resources Consultant

Fuyumi Yokota

Fuyumi Yokota

Doctorate Degree Doctorate

Doctoral Opportunities

Opportunities for PhD students

UNU-EHS

Staff Senior Systems Administrator / Head of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Unit

Yared Dina

Yared Dina

Staff Education Associate

Jingjing He

Jingjing He