This summit engaged economic decision makers and built momentum behind key events by providing a compelling evidence base of the monetary benefits of enhanced actions around climate change mitigation. The New Climate Economy (NCE) Report identifies the major opportunities of growth and economic benefits that come from engaging institutions in environmentally-sound business practices. The event began with a formal handover of the Report to UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, and proceeded with a panel discussion on key findings.
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.
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The annual IMPACT2030 Summit aims to unite leaders of private companies in the discussion of advancing the Sustainable Development Goals through focused employee volunteerism.The summit gathered UN senior representatives and the organization’s Founding Partners, Collaborating Partners, and Founding Stakeholders. Drawing on the myriad of perspectives, this event showcased the specific targets needed to deliver measurable and action-oriented solutions.
Junior Chamber International (JCI) is a global network of over 200,000 young members. Through various local, national and international projects and events, JCI members participate in a meaningful exchange.The JCI Global Youth Summit convened on 24 July to 27 July with the goal to explore how young people can leverage cross-sectoral partnerships to achieve the Global Goals for Sustainable Development.
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.