The World Academy for the Future of Women was awarded chapter status to ASPIRE by the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI)

Action by Students to Promote Innovation and Reform through Education, is a student-driven initiative uniting to promote United Nations Academic Impact’s vision of institutions of higher education and research.  ASPIRE embodies UNAI’s ten principles within student communities around the world and shares its vision of “Sharing a Culture of Intellectual Social Responsibility.”

The World Academy for the Future of Women chose 9 of the 10 guiding principles to address this year

  • Commitment to the United Nations Charter
  • Human  rights
  • Educational opportunity for all
  • Capacity-building in higher education systems
  • Global citizenship
  • Peace and conflict resolution
  • Fighting poverty
  • Sustainability
  • Inter-cultural dialogue and understanding; “unlearning intolerance”