The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)

  • Building resilience

    We believe in sustainable infrastructure that can adapt to an uncertain future.

  • Healthcare for all

    Sustainable, inclusive and resilient health systems are critical to addressing global health challenges.

  • Advancing climate action. Building resilience.

    The decisions we make today will impact generations to come. It’s critical we get it right.

UNOPS provides infrastructure, procurement and project management services to help build the future.

To support the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals, we respond to our partners’ needs and help increase the effectiveness of peace and security, humanitarian and development projects around the world.


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Sustainability

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  • $600M
    to local suppliers
    BUILDING LOCAL ECONOMIES

    One of the most reliable ways we help develop local economies is through our expertise in procurement. We encourage local procurement across all of our projects and track these results.

  • 3M
    Days of paid work for beneficiaries
    THE JOBS WE CREATE

    Our commitment to sustainability is underlined by the jobs we create in the communities where we work. Of the 3.4 million days of paid work created for beneficiaries – nearly 850,000 of these days were undertaken by women.

  • 38,000
    days of technical work
    THE KNOWLEDGE WE BRING

    A core contribution to social sustainability and developing national capacity is through passing our skills and experience to the people we work with on our projects.


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Increasing access to safe water for urban areas in Africa

Increasing access to safe water for urban areas in Africa

How can we ensure an adequate supply of water for city dwellers?


Featured videos

  • UNOPS: Building a resilient future

    The world is changing at an unprecedented speed. Never has there been a more critical moment to come together to stand up in the face of climate change and ensure communities across the world have what they need to thrive.

  • Access to energy in Pakistan: Faryal's story

    Meet Faryal - one of more than 130,000 children in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province who now have a better learning environment thanks to solar-powered fans and lights in classrooms.

  • Better prospects for Niger’s farmers

    Greater support for farmers in Niger is helping to improve food security, boost local economies and make communities more resilient.