Welcome to the United Nations Office for Partnerships

  • Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed (left) and George Weah (right), President of the Republic of Liberia, speak during the closing ceremony of the National Reconciliation Conference at City Hall in Monrovia, Liberia.
  • Indigenous girls in northern Guatemala must often travel great distances to get to school, a factor that leads to high drop out rates. Bicycles help them stay in school. © UNFPA/Alejandro De Leon

Welcome to UNOP

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The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development includes, under Sustainable Development Goal 17, a call to revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development, including through multi-stakeholder partnerships that mobilize and share knowledge, expertise, technology and financial resources toward achievement of the Goals. 

The United Nations Office for Partnerships strives to serve as a gateway for partnership building between the private sector, foundations and other non-State actors and the United Nations system in furtherance of the Sustainable Development Goals.

In this role, the Office has four primary functions:

News & Events

09 May 2019

On 9 May, the new class of SDG Advocates was appointed by United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres.These 17 influential public figures are committed to raising awareness, inspiring greater ambition, and pushing for faster action on the SDGs. The Advocates will use their unique platforms and leadership to inspire cross-cutting mobilization of the global community. 

https://www.unsdgadvocates.org/

 

 

11 April 2019

The 2019 ECOSOC Partnership Forum, co-organized by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations Office for Partnerships, and the United Nations Global Compact, aimed to review multi-stakeholder partnerships around the SDGs in focus during the HLPF, and showcase good practices and lessons learned on the role of multi-stakeholder partnerships in driving inclusion and impacts.

14 March 2019

This week, at the United Nations Environmental Assembly in Nairobi, we launch the UN Alliance for Sustainable Fashion @unfashionalliance. For the first time, UN organisations who’s work relates to fashion are coming together to bring one UN voice to fashion. The UN organisations that are part of the Alliance work in many areas – from environmental protection to ethical production and worker protection to private sector advisory.

Learn more about our projects

Click on the images below to find out more about some of our projects.

Contact

1 United Nations Plaza, Room DC1-1330
New York, NY 10017
USA
Phone: (212) 963-1000
Email:partnerships@un.org

Career Opportunities

The United Nations is comprised of various funds, programmes, as well as specialized agencies. These bodies cover virtually every humanitarian, economic, political and legal field. For better understanding of the UN system, please consult the United Nations System Chart. Available positions can be found on the Inspira Human Resources Gateway. Please note that your application has a better chance of being considered if it is submitted in connection with an advertised vacancy and follows the recruitment guidelines of the respective organization.

Warning! False vacancy announcements of employment offers and internships : False job openings and internships have been repeatedly circulated in the name of the UN Fund for International Partnerships (UNFIP). As part of the UN Secretariat, UNFIP posts vacancies only at careers.un.org . Please disregard any emails, or non-UN websites, purporting to announce UNFIP job vacancies.