United Nations University (UNU)

What is United Nations University (UNU)?

United Nations University (UNU) meaning

established – 3 December 1973


aim – to conduct research in development, welfare, and human survival and to train scholars


members – (16 members of UNU Council and the Rector are appointed by the Secretary General of the United Nations and the Director General of UNESCO)



reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html