The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)

  • Build the future

    The 2020 Sustainability Report gives a flavour of the breadth of our support to partners around the world.

  • Better prospects for Niger’s farmers

    Harnessing Niger’s agricultural potential can help address food insecurity and ensure communities become more resilient to climate change.

  • COVID-19: UNOPS updates from around the world

    We’re supporting governments and partners on a range of response efforts

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.


Insights

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Data tells a complex story of an indiscriminate opponent – mines and other explosive ordnance. But new innovations are helping us better understand them.


Featured videos

  • 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.

  • Roads to recovery

    Better road infrastructure is supporting people across Darfur. Find out how improved road conditions are benefiting their lives.

  • UNOPS: Build the future

    Across the world, COVID-19 brought life as we knew it to a stop. Lives have been lost. Livelihoods and economies disrupted. But the pandemic has also demonstrated our resilience and ability to find solutions.