Our expertiseExpertise on pooled financing services for the SDGs

Flexible and Collaborative

Inter-agency pooled funding is a flexible, inclusive, and efficient way to finance the Sustainable Development Goals—making it possible for the United Nations development system to collaborate better and create inroads with new partners. In setting high standards for 2030 Agenda achievement, we leverage good pooled funding practices and step up action alongside a myriad of stakeholders to identify and put into action sustainable solutions for 21st century peacebuilding, development, and humanitarian contexts.

Efficiency, accountability, and innovation

The UN Multi-Partner Trust Fund Office administers and manages well-designed and professionally managed pooled funds that help address, at scale, humanitarian, peace, security, sustainable development, and climate challenges in contextually relevant ways. In doing so, we are the only United Nations office exclusively dedicated to the design and administration of robust, system-wide pooled finance vehicles that cover design, administration, data collection, fund management support, as well as other integrated services.

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NOTIFICATION: “The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is transitioning to a new enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, Quantum as of January 9th 2023. During the transition period, Gateway financial data will not be updated hourly as it is the case regularly, as it will be undergoing a migration process."

PortfolioExplore pooled funds administered by the MPTF Office

The MPTF Office carefully curates a fund portfolio that cover a broad range of thematic categories. From humanitarian, peace and transition to climate action or development, funds are used to implement initiatives that accelerate SDG progress, generating results on local, regional, global scales.

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Contributions to trust funds administered by the MPTF Office are pooled with other partner resources to achieve greater impact and leverage the SDGs. This map provides a global breakdown of all multi-partner trust fund investments.

* The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations or UNDP concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

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December 20, 2022

A triple nexus approach in Syria

A UN joint approach to area-based and conflict-sensitive programming

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December 19, 2022

Montenegro Acceleration Fund first contribution signed

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This week marked an important step forward for Montenegro's sustainable development and EU accession process. On 14 December, the Government of Luxembourg and the United Nations team in Montenegro signed the first contribution agreement for the Montenegro Acceleration Fund.

December 14, 2022

UN honours pioneering initiatives to restore ecosystems worldwide

Ecosystem Restoration - Ten initiatives from around the globe, which together aim to restore more than 68 million hectares of land and coastlines, have been recognized by the UN for their role in preventing and reversing the degradation of natural habitats across the planet. 

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