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United Nations Foundation Overview

Washington, DC
201 to 500 employees
1998
Company - Private
Social Assistance
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
The World Bank, Amnesty International, International Rescue Committee
The UN Foundation was created in 1998 with entrepreneur and philanthropist Ted Turner's historic $1 billion gift to support UN causes and activities. The UN Foundation builds and implements public-private partnerships to address the world's most ... Read more

Mission: It takes all nations and all sectors to make progress on the most important and far-reaching international challenges. We are an advocate for the United Nations and a platform for connecting people, ideas and resources to help the UN solve global problems. We build partnerships ... Read more

United Nations Foundation Reviews

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    I worked at United Nations Foundation full-time

    Pros

    Granted autonomy on projects

    Cons

    Not a lot of direction, bureaucratic

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United Nations Foundation Interviews

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    Programs Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at United Nations Foundation (Washington, DC).

    Interview

    First call from recruiter. Very friendly and provided useful information about the organisation. Then had 4 other separate interviews with other team members. Process took 18 days to get offer. All 5 interviews were informative of the organisation and made me relate to my experience and how it fits in to the role.

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Company Updates

  • A better world, by the numbers. Join us to support #2030Now!

    Numbers In Action

    This beautiful animation shows what the world could look like if we achieve some the Global Goals by 2030. It looks at a selection of global issues, from extreme poverty to gender equality, and tracks the progress that has been made from the start of the millennium.

  • It doesn't get much cooler. Loving the #techforgood partnership between our own Nothing But Nets and Esri!

    The United Nations Foundation's Nothing But Nets Campaign Partners with Esri to Combat Malaria

    Global smart-mapping leader Esri has partnered with the United Nations Foundation's Nothing But Nets campaign in the fight against malaria. Malaria claims the life of a child every two minutes, despite being both preventable and treatable. Recently, Nothing But Nets created a story map using Esri's ArcGIS platform to help people learn more about malaria.

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United Nations Foundation Awards & Accolades

  • Digital PR Team of the Year - Nonprofit, PR News' Digital PR Awards, 2015
  • Best Public Affairs Campaign of the Year, PR News Digital PR Awards, 2015

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