Week 3: She Builds: Innovation

The theme of the third week of the campaign is She Builds: Innovation.
From using circus performances to spread messages about water and hygiene in Nicaragua, to helping the Gambia produce locally made cheese for the first time, UNOPS brings an innovative approach to the projects we manage. Read more about three unique projects at UNOPS.

Circus for life in Nicaragua
Under a water and sanitation programme in Nicaragua, UNOPS Project Manager Yolanda Paredes-Gaitan looked for innovative solutions to meet the numerous challenges the project faced.  Bringing in clowns to raise awareness of key issues is not what most project managers consider when implementing a programme, but that is what Yolanda decided to do. Read more or watch the video.