Impressum – Legal Disclosure

Information in accordance with Section 5 TMG

United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS)
Platz der Vereinten Nationen 1
53113 Bonn

Represented by

Dr. Shen Xiaomeng

Director UNU-EHS

Contact Information

Telephone: + 49-228-815-0202

Fax: + 49-228-815-0299
Internet address:

Settlement of Disputes

Any dispute between the Parties concerning the interpretation or application of this Contract, which cannot be settled amicably, shall be submitted, at the request of either Party to the dispute, to arbitration in accordance with the United Nations Commission on International Travel Law (UNCITRAL) Arbitration Rules then obtaining.  The Parties agree to be bound by the arbitration award under this Article as the final adjudication of the dispute.


Nothing in this Agreement shall be deemed to be a waiver, express or implied of the privileges and immunities of the United Nations including the United Nations University which is an autonomous organ on the General Assembly thereof or of UNU EHS which is an integral part of the University.


Accountability for content

The contents of our pages have been created with the utmost care. However, we cannot guarantee the contents’ accuracy, completeness or topicality. According to statutory provisions, we are furthermore responsible for our own content on these web pages. In this matter, please note that we are not obliged to monitor the transmitted or saved information of third parties, or investigate circumstances pointing to illegal activity. Our obligations to remove or block the use of information under generally applicable laws remain unaffected by this as per §§ 8 to 10 of the Telemedia Act (TMG).

Accountability for links
Responsibility for the content of external links (to web pages of third parties) lies solely with the operators of the linked pages. No violations were evident to us at the time of linking. Should any legal infringement become known to us, we will remove the respective link immediately.


Except where otherwise specified, the contents (text, video, graphics, photography) of this site are licensed by the United Nations University – Institute for Environment and Human Security under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non commercial-Share Alike 3.0 IGO License.

Your fair use and other rights are in no way affected by the above.