The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Government of Japan
Government of the DR Congo
UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the DR Congo
UNOPS provides services in infrastructure, procurement, and project, financial and human resources management in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo). Through the construction of sustainable infrastructure, we support our partners in a range of areas, including agriculture, health, and peace, security and stabilization. The office also provides fund management services and supports our UN partners with human resources contracts management.
From Kinshasa, UNOPS DR Congo provides operational support for projects in Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Cabo Verde, the Central African Republic, the Comoros, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Madagascar, Rwanda, and Sao Tome and Principe.
473Maternal mortality ratioMaternal mortality ratio (modeled estimate, per 100,000 live births)
Maternal mortality ratio is the number of women who die from pregnancy-related causes while pregnant or within 42 days of pregnancy termination per 100,000 live births. The data are estimated with a regression model using information on the proportion of maternal deaths among non-AIDS deaths in women ages 15-49, fertility, birth attendants, and GDP.
Source: data.worldbank.org (2017)61Life expectancy at birthLife expectancy at birth, total (years)
Life expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.
Source: data.worldbank.org (2021)