Federal University for Latin American Integration

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Federal University for Latin American Integration
Universidade Federal da Integração Latino-Americana
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Other names
UNILA
Motto "Uma Universidade Sem Fronteiras"
Motto in English
A University without Boundaries
Type Public
Established January 12, 2010 (2010-01-12)
Rector Josué Modesto dos Passos Subrinho
Location Foz do Iguaçu,
Brazil
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The Federal University for Latin American Integration (Portuguese: Universidade Federal da Integração Latino-americana, UNILA) is a public university connected to the network of federal universities in Brazil. Its mission is to contribute to Latin American integration, with emphasis on Mercosur, through technical cooperation among universities, government agencies and international. UNILA is located in the southern city of Foz do Iguaçu, Paraná, at the tri-national border shared by Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay.

UNILA is a bilingual university, where Portuguese and Spanish are used.

The university emphasises natural resources, social studies and language, international relations and areas considered important for development and regional integration.

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Coordinates: 25°26′48″S 54°35′07″W / 25.44667°S 54.58528°W / -25.44667; -54.58528