Organization Profile

United Nations Volunteers (UNV)

1111 20th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20526
United States

Contact: UNV Liaison
Telephone: 800.424.8580 x2256
Fax: 202.692.2251
Email: unvcoordinator@peacecorps.gov

Website: www.unv.org
Religious Affiliation: None

Mission: UNV is the United Nations' organization that supports sustainable human development globally through the promotion of volunteerism, including the mobilization of volunteers. UNV volunteers support development work abroad through assignments with UN agencies, government and non-governmental organizations. Their support is designed to combat poverty and foster self-reliance. For information about UNV or to apply online, please visit www.unv.org

Program Type: Other (Education)

Countries/Regions Served: Worldwide (all countries)

Duration: Various

Recruited Personnel: All

Language Requirements: Fluency in one of the UN working languages (English, French, or Spanish)

Accommodations: Provided

Materials Needed: Financial contributions accepted

Program Type: Clinical Training

Countries/Regions Served: Worldwide (all countries)

Duration: Various

Recruited Personnel: All

Language Requirements: Fluency in one of the UN working languages (English, French, or Spanish)

Accommodations: Provided

Materials Needed: Financial contributions accepted

Program Type: Other (NA)

Countries/Regions Served: Worldwide (all countries)

Duration: Various

Recruited Personnel: All

Language Requirements: Fluency in one of the UN working languages (English, French, or Spanish)

Accommodations: Provided

Materials Needed: Financial contributions accepted