International Engagement at UNL
With students and faculty from over 130 countries, education abroad programs in over 70 nations, and research efforts and partnerships on all 7 continents, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln engages the world.
UNL's International Engagement site is a gateway for information on our connections with the world. Here you’ll learn about majors, minors, and certificate programs with an international focus; visa services for international students and scholars; international partnerships; education abroad possibilities; and a range of international events, opportunities, and resources that help UNL students and faculty engage the world.
UNL partners with African scientists on fertilizer research
UNL scientists are helping farmers in some of the poorest countries in the world target their use of precious fertilizer to get the highest profits possible. The research and extension effort can both help raise subsistence farmers' income and help feed a growing global population, said UNL soil scientist Charles Wortmann, who is leading UNL's role in a new $5.65 million project to enable improved profitability of fertilizer use for 13 sub-Saharan countries. Read more about this partnership.