Welcome to the United Nations Office for Partnerships

  • 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
  • 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.

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

14 March 2019

Women's Empowerment Principles (WEP) Forum is an annual HL event that took place 14 March to highlight the opportunity to advance gender equality and accelerate the pace of change by shifting markets to recognize the potential of women.

11 December 2018

04 December 2018

Broomfield, Colorado: 4 December 2018 – Today, One Earth Future (OEF) and the International Peace Institute are holding Innovation in Partnerships: Making a Business Case for Peace in New York City. The workshop is also supported by the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Korea to the United Nations, the UN Office for Partnerships, the UN Peacebuilding Support Office, as well as the UN Global Compact.

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.