The UNV Strategic Framework, 2018-2021, builds on the previous framework for 2014-2017. The first strategic framework since the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, it seeks to leverage the power of volunteerism and volunteers as a means of implementation and people engagement for attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). To this end, the Strategic Framework focuses on two main outcomes and on institutional effectiveness.
In the UNV Strategic Framework 2018-2021 UNV envisions a world where volunteerism is recognized and integrated as a means of engaging people in sustainable peace and development, thereby helping societies to become more cohesive and stable. (UNV, 2018)