Nest's Third Annual Artisan Leadership summit was convened as a multi-stakeholder open forum and benefit luncheon hosted by Nest and Ethical Fashion Initiative at the United Nations in New York. This event was a platform for participants and attendees to lay the groundwork for a New Handworker Economy that connects handowrkers, brands, and consumers in a circular and human-centric chain.
Welcome to UNOP
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 serves 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:
- To serve as the operational interface between the United Nations Foundation and the United Nations system in support of high-impact projects implemented throughout the world by UN system agencies;
- To provide administrative support to the United Nations Democracy Fund;
- To advise, guide and facilitate partnership events and initiatives between the United Nations and non-state actors, such as private sector, foundation and civil society, in support of the Sustainable Development Goals.
- To serve as the Secretariat for the Secretary-General's Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Advocates and the SDG Strategy Hub.
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An innovative global summit that brings together global leaders and communities from around the world to collaborate, share best practices, foster innovation, celebrate success, influence local and global agendas regarding the world’s most pressing challenges online during the United Nations General Assembly.
A Forum aimed to engage practtioners, partners, and donors with a shared interest in youth-led peacebuilding, and to provide a unique space during UN General Assembly Week for showcasing, sharing, exchange, and "horizontal learning" of good practices in engaging youth and supporting youth-led peacebuilding.
Learn more about our projects
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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.