how we make a difference

UNV Strategic Framework 2014-2017
The current UNV Strategic Framework is dated from 2014-2017 and concentrates on five themes: access to basic social services, community resilience for environment and disaster risk reduction, peacebuilding, youth, and national capacity development through volunteer themes.
UNV Partnerships Forum 2016
Bonn, 13 - 14 October 2016
Under the theme Revitalizing Partnerships: Volunteerism for the Sustainable Development Goals, organized by UNV in collaboration with the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and the City of Bonn, this was the second edition of the event.
UNV and the private sector
Through its alliances with multi-national companies and business networks, UNV has been applying corporate volunteering for decades to meet the talent needs of the United Nations. Growing numbers of private sector partners are joining forces with UNV through onsite and online corporate volunteering and by backing UNV projects and programmes.
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    Per cent of our partners consider UNV as having a transformative impact on supporting community engagement and action.