UNV Volunteers
Who we are

UNV is based in Bonn, Germany, with around 150 staff members at headquarters, and over 9,400 volunteers deployed in the field in 2020. UNV has an office in New York, six regional offices in Amman, Bangkok, Dakar, Istanbul, Nairobi and Panama City, a liaison office in Tokyo and around 60 Field Units. Toily Kurbanov is our Executive Coordinator.

UNV strategic framework 2018-2021
UNV strategic framework 2018-2021

The current UNV Strategic Framework covers the period from 2018-2021 and is UNV's first since the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

UNV Annual Report 2019
UNV Annual Report 2019

The UNV Annual Report 2019, Volunteering to achieve the SDGs, puts together our latest results and achievements. Read it to find out how our 8,282 UN Volunteers – 50 per cent of these women – continued to deliver results in all five pillars of sustainable development: planet, people, prosperity, peace and partnerships.

Kenya peace coordinators
Employment & internships

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme publishes its employment and internship opportunities via the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

Publications
Youth volunteering: supporting young people's engagement in COVID-19 response and recovery
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Sample Descriptions of Assignment for the Emergency Response in the State of Palestine
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UNV Emergency Response Offer for the State of Palestine
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