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Federal University of Technology – Paraná
Ministério da Educação
Universidade Tecnológica Federal do
Paraná
Pró-Reitoria de Relações Empresariais e Comunitárias
Diretoria de Relações Interinstitucionais
LETTER OF INTENTION
th
Curitiba, 20 may, 2010.
Prof. Govindan Parayil, Dr.
United Nations University
Institute of Advanced Studies (UNU-IAS)
Dear Sir,
The Federal University of Technology - Paraná (UTFPR) is the first Technological University in Brazil
and its origin date from 1909. UTFPR is located in the State of Paraná, Brazil, with 11 Campi (Apucarana, Campo
Mourão, Cornélio Procópio, Curitiba, Dois Vizinhos, Francisco Beltrão, Londrina, Medianeira, Pato Branco, Ponta
Grossa e Toledo), involving a total of 17.926 students and 1.570 academics (718 with master degree and 503
with doctorate degree). Most of its 62 courses offered are based on Technology and Engineering, especially in
technical areas of Mechanical, Electrical / Electronic, Civil and Agrarian. The university holds two PhD programs
in the areas of electrical engineering and technology and 12 programs in Masters Degree in the following areas:
Electrical Engineering (Cornélio Procópio, Curitiba and Pato Branco) Technology (Curitiba and Ponta Grossa),
Production Engineering (Ponta Grossa), Civil (Curitiba), Mechanics (Curitiba), Agronomy (Pato Branco), Regional
Development (Pato Branco), Environment (Curitiba) and Computer Science (Curitiba).
UTFPR, represented by its Rector, Prof. Carlos Eduardo Cantarelli, hereby express the institutional
commitment to forward the necessary efforts to support the introduction of a partnership research program in the
field of sustainable development between UTFPR and United Nations University – Institute of Advanced Studies
(UNU-IAS). As part of it, the university intends to hold the headquarter of the RCE CRIE_CURITIBA (Centro
Regional Integrado de Expertise em Educação para o Desenvolvimento Sustentável) – Regional Centre of
Expertise for Education to Sustainable Development, as one of the founders members of the local RCE as part of
the RCE UNU-IAS Network.
Finally, we would like to indicate Prof. Eloy Fassi Casagrande Jr. for future contacts related to this
matter.
Yours faithfully,
Prof. Carlos Eduardo Cantarelli
Rector
Prof. Paulo André de Camargo Beltrão
Provost for Entrepreneurship and Community Relation
Affairs
INTERINSTITUIONAL AFFAIRS OFFICE
Director: Profa. Maria Cristina de Souza
Email: [email protected]
Fone: 55-41-3310-4436/ 55-41-9236-8647
Rectory
Av. Sete de Setembro, 3165
CEP 80230-901 – Curitiba – Paraná - Brasil
Fone: (41) 3310-4423
www.utfpr.edu.br
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