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.
Welcome to the United Nations Office for Partnerships
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.
News & Events
Held on the side-lines of the 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly, the "Space 2030: Space as a Driver for Peace" event engaged world leaders on a global platform to highlight the importance of utlizing space as a "driver for peace and sustinabale devleopment on Earth". The event also unveiled Space Trust's Black Marble Earth exhibit: a monumental 12 foot exhibit providing the audience with a fully immersive experience into the "Overview Effect".
The SDG Advocates held their annual meeting with the UN Secretary-General on 23 September to discuss the most effective method to adress current cllanges to the completion of the SDGs. The Advocates also reviewed the sucesses and lessons learned from activties undertaken in the past three years to advance the 2030 Agenda and considered strategies to accelerate action and scale-up ambition.
Learn more about our projects
Click on the images below to find out more about some of our projects.
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