years to limit global warming to 1.5C
members across the US
countries engaged in online volunteering
of online volunteers from developing countries
It’s a crucial time for our planet, from poverty to climate change, we need to tackle these important issues together.
The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme contributes to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide. Without the barriers of time and place, online volunteering allows organisations and volunteers to team up to address sustainable development challenges together. Online volunteering is fast, easy – and most of all, effective. You can contribute directly to the work of development organisations, working from a computer, tablet or mobile phone anywhere in the world. Whether it's graphic design, writing, editing, translating or teaching there are so many ways to volunteer. If you are a skilled, passionate individual then join forces online with great organisations working toward sustainable development goals and together, everyone wins.
Put your skills in to action and find an opportunity to make a difference
At Unilever, we have a long history of trying to do the right thing. But to deliver real, lasting and wide-reaching change in the world, we need to work together.
Campaign for social change, volunteer to help a community or bring your ideas to transform business for the better.
We’ve pulled together a huge selection of ways you can take personal actions or join with other change-makers all over the world, to have a real impact on issues you care about. And it all adds up. The more of us who come together to make positive changes – no matter how small – will make a difference.
A difference that will bring us closer to achieving all the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals.
A difference that will help sustainable business like ours to achieve the targets we’ve set for responsible, business growth.
And – above all – a difference that will result in a fairer, safer, more prosperous world for future generations.
We’ve compiled a collection of actions you can take to change the future - for the better.
Each block represents an action. Click or tap a block to reveal the issue, and how you can help solve it. The 'New!' icon marks the newest actions, whilst 'Hurry!' means there's not left long to act.
Click or tap on one of the large blocks with coloured stripes to reveal all of the actions we’ve collected to tackle some of the biggest issues facing people and the planet today.Get started
Right here, right now, we need you and millions of others to come together and create a movement for change.
Create your personal action plan and match your power and passion with actions you can take to make a difference, or jump straight in and start exploring.
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