The essay competition is carried out under the theme ‘The Future We Want’ which in line with an ongoing campaign to collect young people’s voices around the world regarding key issues they would like addressed as part of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

COVID-19 Recover Better Fund

A global emergency needs global solidarity. Your donation will support the COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund, offering emergency development investments to those most affected by the pandemic.

We will recover better. Together.


Have your say. Shape the future.

The world is undergoing a number of transformations. And we face risks from growing inequalities and long-running conflicts. To mark its 75th anniversary, the United Nations is launching a global conversation on the role of international cooperation in building the future we want.

Decade of Action

Decade of Action

The Decade of Action calls for accelerating sustainable solutions to all the world’s biggest challenges ranging from poverty and gender to climate change, inequality and closing the finance gap. 2020 needs to usher in a decade of ambitious action to deliver the Goals by 2030.

U-Report Tanzania

Speak out on issues that matter to you

U-Report is a free social messaging tool that allows you to speak out on development issues, support child rights and improve communities.