2017 United Nations Public Service Award (UNPSA) Call for Nominations
20 February 2017


The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA) has revamped the UNPSA by aligning its categories to the SDGs and leave no one behind. The three categories are:
1) Reaching the poorest and most vulnerable through inclusive services and participation;
2) Promoting transparency, accountability and integrity in public service; and
3) Innovation and excellence in relation to a specific SDG (this year, in delivering health services).

The award is open to all public organizations, including governments and public sector institutions including public-private partnerships for delivering services. Nominations must be completed online at: . The deadline for applying is currently 28 February 2017.


Submission Rules for Nominations