The World Bank and UNOPS signed an agreement today for a US$150 million project to restore basic services in some of Yemen’s cities hardest hit by the ongoing conflict.
The World Identity Network (WIN), UNOPS and the United Nations Office of Information and Communications Technology (UN-OICT) are partnering to launch a pilot initiative that will use blockchain technology to help combat child trafficking.
The World Bank announced today a new project aimed at restoring basic services in some of the cities hardest hit by the ongoing conflict.
UNOPS launches its new ‘Possibilities Portal,’ bringing innovation to the fore to help empower small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) around the world.
Operating in one of the most severe and complex crises in the world, the Iraq IDP Information Centre (Iraq IIC) recently handled its 100,000th call, marking a milestone in humanitarian efforts.
In April 2015, when a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal, the ground beneath millions of people shook with a ferocity that changed their lives.
Our second Sustainability Report is out! It showcases UNOPS key achievements in 2016 and highlights our contributions to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.
UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo visited Serbia 25-28 September 2017 to meet with Serbian government officials, as well as ambassadors from Norway, Switzerland and the European Union (EU).
A new UNOPS publication examines the vital role procurement plays in driving sustainable development – both for today’s generation and the ones to follow.
On the sidelines of the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly, a new agreement signed today in New York signals the beginning of joint work on development projects in the African island nation.
UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo is in New York attending the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly.
In Gaza, many families continue to live in temporary shelters.
Response to media coverage regarding UNOPS operations and legal status
“UNOPS is a resource for peace and security, humanitarian and development solutions across the UN”
The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and UNOPS have launched a new partnership to respond to the unprecedented pace of urbanization where cities are now home to more than half of the global population.
The Guatemala Social Security Institute (IGSS) has reported an estimated 50% savings in the purchase of medicines with support from UNOPS.
With funding from the UK’s Department for International Development, UNOPS distributes 1,000 solar lanterns to Sierra Leone’s Office of National Security
Thousands of people have been affected by a devastating mudslide and torrential rains in the country's capital Freetown.
In Paraguay, the President of the Republic announced the next stage of a project to modernize agriculture in rural areas, with Itaipú Binational, supported by UNOPS.
President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma launched the Mini-Grid at Conakry Dee, Kaffu Bullom Chiefdom in Port Loko District on Friday 28 July.