Chair of Yonsei Social Engagement
Committee & Honorary Chair
Institute for Global Engagement
and Empowerment (IGEE)
Ban Ki-moon Center for Sustainable Development
Named after the 8th Secretary-General of the United Nations, the Ban Ki-moon Center for Sustainable Development focuses on exploring effective and lasting solutions to accomplish the Sustainable Development Goals by the year 2030.
Center for Social Engagement
The Center for Social Engagement aims to realize the core principles of Yonsei University – the 3C spirit of Christianity, Creativity, Connectivity – by serving the community, resolving social challenges through creative ideas, and engaging with our society.
The center teaches servant leadership and facilitates all university members to actively and seamlessly integrate their expertise into society to develop creative solutions for social issues.
Yonsei Institute for Global Health (YIGH)
Yonsei Institute for Global Health was created to further Severance’s mission and its Christian value. Four centers are under YIGH: Medical Mission Center, Center for Health and Unification of Korea, ODA Center and Severance Academy.
Each center focuses on a specific field of expertise.
Center for Global Sustainability
The Center for Global Sustainability conducts various research and projects related to sustainable development issues such as climate change. The center works closely with international organizations, including
the World Bank Group,
the Asian Development Bank(ADB),
the Global Green Growth Institute(GGGI) and UN agencies, as well as Korean domestic organizations and NGOs.