NGS is part of The UN Global Compact which asks companies to embrace universal principles and to partner with the United Nations. It has grown to become a critical platform for the UN to engage effectively with enlightened global business. As part of the UN Global Compact, NGS is registered with UNICEF, UNOPS and UNHCR as part of the UN Global Marketplace. The United Nations Global Marketplace - UNGM - is the procurement portal of the UN System. It brings together UN procurement staff and the supplier community. The United Nations represents a global market of over USD 10 billion annually for all types of goods and services.