United Nations Academic Impact

December, 2010 to December, 2016
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The United Nations' Academic Impact Programme seeks to implement the Millennium Development Goals in the field of education. This implies committing to 10 basic principles which include:

  • A commitment to educational opportunity for all people, regardless of gender, race, religion or ethnicity;
  • A commitment to the opportunity for every interested individual to acquire the skills and knowledge necessary for the pursuit of higher education;
  • A commitment to addressing issues of poverty through education;
  • A commitment to promoting sustainability through education;
  • A commitment to building capacity in higher education systems across the world;