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United Nations University (UNU)

The United Nations University (UNU) is the academic arm of the United Nations (UN). It bridges the academic world and the UN system. Its goal is to develop sustainable solutions for current and future problems of humankind in all aspects of life.

Through a problem-oriented and interdisciplinary approach it aims at applied research and education on a global scale. UNU was founded in 1973 and is an autonomous organ of the UN General Assembly.

The University comprises headquarters Tokyo, Japan, and more than a dozen Institutes and Programmes worldwide.


United Nations University Bonn

Platz der Vereinten Nationen 1
53113 Bonn

Tel.: +49 (0)228 815-0219

E-Mail: infoaTPhoiNvpW7xw1zSjBuwnbonn.unuedu