Southern University is a partner in United Nations Academic Impact, a global initiative that connects the UN with universities to pursue and sustain ten principles. Each year Southern University must actively demonstrate its support for at least one of these principles. Southern offers students unique opportunities through UN, helping to implement social and community responsibility in institutions and is getting students involved as concerned citizens
United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), was launched by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon in 2010, Southern University Bangladesh is only institutions from Bangladesh participated and become member. The basic principles of UNAI include: freedom of speech, educational opportunities, access to higher education, peace, poverty reduction, sustainability, cross-cultural understanding.
Southern University is proud to contribute to the world, educate our students to global standards, and increase our network with others in the world, we are committed to implement the UNAI initiative Statement.
United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)- NGO Branch
The DESA NGO Branch is the focal point within the UN Secretariat for non-governmental organizations in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). Southern University is member of UN DESA- NGO branch, DESA NGO Branch aims are the following:
Support to NGOs: