The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)

Cambodia

Key partners

European Union

Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

Korea International Cooperation Agency

Government of Japan

World Bank

UNOPS supports the government of Cambodia and other partners by providing procurement, infrastructure, grant management and advisory services in the areas of health and justice.

To support the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, UNOPS helps coordinate the procurement and delivery of antiretroviral medicines, rapid diagnostic test kits and laboratory supplies to help reduce the spread of tuberculosis and AIDS.

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, UNOPS is working with a range of partners to procure essential medical equipment and supplies, enhance hospital preparedness and improve health services across the country.

Key Information

  • UNOPS impact in Cambodia

    • Constructed a modular hospital in Siem Reap and procured emergency medical equipment – including testing kits, machines and personal protective equipment – to support the COVID-19 response.
    • Managed grants and supported local non-governmental organizations in the development of e-learning courses on the legacy of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia – raising awareness on justice, human rights and peace, as well as the history of the Khmer Rouge.
    • Conducted health infrastructure preparedness assessments in 45 hospitals to provide strategic resource and policy recommendations for the Ministry of Health.

  • 5.92%
    Current health expenditure
    Current health expenditure (% of GDP)

    Level of current health expenditure expressed as a percentage of GDP. Estimates of current health expenditures include healthcare goods and services consumed during each year. This indicator does not include capital health expenditures such as buildings, machinery, IT and stocks of vaccines for emergency or outbreaks.

    Source: data.worldbank.org (2017)

    161
    Maternal mortality ratio
    Maternal 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 (2014)

    16.49M
    Population
    Total population

    Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship. The values shown are midyear estimates.

    Source: data.worldbank.org (2019)

  • Flag KH Contact Details

    UNOPS Cambodia

    Phnom Penh Centre (Block A), 5th Floor, Room 511

    Corner of Sothearos and Sihanouk Blvd

    Phnom Penh

    Cambodia

    Tel: +855 23 860 900

    Email: Cambodia@unops.org

    Facebook: @CambodiaUNOPS

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