Contact UNV

 You can contact UNV through the following channels:

Applicants and volunteer candidates

For volunteer-related enquiries, use the website chat function or find answers on the UNV Community page.

UNV Community page

UN host entities

For volunteer management-related questions, check out the new Unified Volunteering Platform Explore tab or the UN Partner Toolkit for hosting UN Volunteers.

UVP Explore tab

UN Partner Toolkit

UNV funding partners

For partnership enquiries, contact: partnershipsupport((at))unv((dot))org.

Find UNV representatives worldwide in the list below or select the relevant marker on the map.  Kindly use one of the above channels to contact UNV.

Arab States

Regional Office, Jordan | Christian Hainzl, Regional Manager / Ouarda Derafa, Regional Portfolio Manager 

Egypt | Heba Nosseir, UNV Country Coordinator

Iraq | Ahmed Alsultan, UNV Country Coordinator

Jordan | Noor Alhakim, UNV Country Coordinator

Lebanon | Yeranouhi Kejijian, UNV Country Coordinator

State of Palestine | Hani Hindiyeh, UNV Country Coordinator

Sudan | Baha Sharief, UNV Country Coordinator

Tunisia, Algeria, Libya and Morocco | Olfa Borsali Ben Hamida, UNV Multi-Country Coordinator (based in Tunisia)

Yemen | Abdullah Al Duraibi, UNV Country Coordinator

Other countries are covered by the regional office.

Asia and the Pacific

Regional Office, Thailand | Shalina Miah, Regional Manager / Dmitry Frischin, Regional Portfolio Manager

Afghanistan | Kindly contact the regional office

Bangladesh | Mohamed Aktar Uddin, UNV Country Coordinator

China | Nancy Zhang, UNV Country Coordinator

Timor-Leste | Mario de Jesus Ximenes, UNV Country Coordinator

Fiji | Ruci Botei, UNV Country Coordinator

India | Vacant, kindly contact the regional office

Lao People's Democratic Republic | Manithda Sithimolada, UNV Country Coordinator 

Myanmar | Yupa New, UNV Country Coordinator

Nepal | Moon Gurung, UNV Country Coordinator

Pakistan | Waseem Ashraf, UNV Country Coordinator

Sri Lanka | Sharmalee Jayasinghe, UNV Country Coordinator

Other countries are covered by the regional office.

East and Southern Africa

Regional Office, Kenya | Lucy Ndungu, Regional Manager / Sarah Anyoti, Regional Portfolio Manager

Burundi | Thierry Irambona, UNV Country Coordinator

Ethiopia | Selamawit Tsige, UNV Country Coordinator

Kenya | Ann-rose Kogi, UNV Country Coordinator

Madagascar | Norah Razafimandimby, UNV Country Coordinator

Malawi | John Moyo, UNV Country Coordinator 

Mozambique | Salomao Maxaeia, UNV Country Coordinator

Rwanda | Odette Bagitengire, UNV Country Coordinator

Somalia | Caroline Maweu, UNV Country Coordinator

South Sudan | Dominic Ottoriano, UNV Country Coordinator; Waheeb Al-Eryani, UNV Programme Manager, UNMISS     

Tanzania, United Republic of | Christian Mwamanga, UNV Country Coordinator

Uganda | Moses Mubiru, UNV Country Coordinator 

Zambia | Fridah Daka, UNV Country Coordinator

Zimbabwe | Caroline Majonga, UNV Country Coordinator

Other countries are covered by the regional office.

Europe and the CIS

Regional Office, Turkey | Rimma Sabayeva, Regional Manager

Bosnia and Herzegovina | Ardanela Ridzalovic, UNV Country Coordinator

Kazakhstan | Nikita Shabayev, UNV Country Coordinator 

Kosovo (as per UN SCR 1244) | Blerim Azizi, UNV Country Coordinator

Turkey | Nil Memisoglu, UNV Country Coordinator

Ukraine | Yuriy Savko, UNV Country Coordinator

Other countries are covered by the regional office.

Latin America and the Caribbean

Regional Office, Panama | Hilda Paparoni, Regional Manager / Bart Tilkin, Regional Portfolio Manager

Barbados | Mikala Hope-Franklyn, UNV Country Coordinator

Bolivia | Cyra Daroca, UNV Country Coordinator

Brazil | Renata Farias, UNV Country Coordinator

Colombia | Claudia Godoy, UNV Country Coordinator

Ecuador | Rocio Vergara Chalhoub, UNV Country Coordinator

Guatemala | Claudia de San Roman, UNV Country Coordinator

Haiti | Darline Monfort, UNV Country Coordinator 

Honduras | Manuel Hernandez, UNV Country Coordinator

México | Elisa Rivera, UNV Country Coordinator 

Peru | Oscar Malaga, UNV Country Coordinator

Venezuela | Abelina Caro, UNV Country Coordinator

Other countries are covered by the regional office.

West and Central Africa

Regional Office, Senegal | Veronique Zidi-Aporeigah, Regional Manager / Paul Menye, Regional Portfolio Manager

Benin | Martin Sodji, UNV Country Coordinator

Burkina Faso | Thomas d'Aquin Georges Yameogo, UNV Country Coordinator

Cameroon | Agnes Josette Rachel Okodombe, UNV Country Coordinator

Central African Republic | Beranger-Cadid Mokoyouko, UNV Country Coordinator; Jan Snoeks, UNV Programme Manager, MINUSCA

Chad | Nafou Jeremie Zianserbe, UNV Country Coordinator

Congo | Pacifique Essereke, UNV Country Coordinator

Congo, The Democratic Republic | Fidele Kasagwe, UNV Country Coordinator; Davy Moundougou, UNV Programme Manager

Côte d'Ivoire | Anna Fanny, UNV Country Coordinator

Gabon | Pacifique Essereke, UNV Country Coordinator

Guinea | Fatoumata Koumba Dieng, UNV Country Coordinator

Guinea-Bissau | Diva Biai, UNV Country Coordinator

Liberia | Doris Maholo Saydee, UNV Country Coordinator

Mali | Sory Ibrahim Mariko, UNV Country Coordinator; Marc Lalanne, UNV Programme Manager, MINUSMA

Mauritania | Abderrahmane Yahya Cheikh Sidiya, UNV Country Coordinator

Niger | Vacant, kindly contact the regional office

Nigeria | Veronica Obiuwevbi, UNV Country Coordinator

Senegal | Ndieunde Gueye, UNV Country Coordinator

Other countries are covered by the regional office.

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