Change begins with you!

Is your organization a leader in social impact? Do you know someone who is making a local or global impact? Are you ready to be the change? There are many ways for you to get involved.

Nominate a speaker

Do you know someone who's making a local or global impact, or has a compelling story that will inspire the world to reimagine humanity? You can participate from anywhere in the world and speak about diverse topics.

Sponsors and partners

Is your company or organization a leader in social impact? Give your brand global visibility on an international scale. Get in touch to kick start a conversation on the many ways to collaborate, such as partnering, sponsoring and other opportunities.

Organize a global people's hub

Bring the global conversation to your community and put your community on the map. Join us to lift local voices, inspire collaboration, and foster innovation. Global People’s Hubs are independently organized events that take place all around the world during the Global People’s Summit. Global People's Hubs aim to amplify global engagement around the Global People's Summit, the United Nations General Assembly and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). We encourage events of all sizes. Host a Global People's Hub at your school, place of worship, community center, office, government building - it's super easy. We will give you ideas on how to set it up - all you need is a space to host the event, the internet, a screen or projector, and your community!

community partner

Do you want to be part of an inspiring global conversation? We are looking for passionate organizations, networks, and media platforms around the world to share inspiring stories, raise awareness about development challenges and mobilize your networks to join the online conversation on 22 September 2018! We’ll give you shoutouts and share the love in the run up to and during the summit!


Are you interested in learning more about the United Nations, global development, or how to make a social impact all around the world? Are you interested in applying your passion and skills to helping shape conversations that lead to real change? Are you excited about the idea of working with a global team that working on BIG issues? We are seeking 20 passionate, innovative and hard-working individuals to join our energized team. We are committed in providing mentorship and learning opportunities for interns and believe that anyone can drive change. In this role, interns will use their creativity for good and gain exposure to the United Nations and global brands.