​UNOPS has supported the Government of Kenya's efforts to decentralize several public procurement processes in line with the country's updated constitution. Photo: UNOPS/Maria Chus

UNOPS has been active in Kenya since 1995, providing partners with project management, infrastructure and procurement services, as well as advisory services, human resources management and financial management.

Notably, UNOPS has provided recruitment and contract administration, and procurement and travel in support of the African Union's continuing work towards the Kenya National Dialogue and Reconciliation process, with funding from Australia, Canada, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States.

View data on UNOPS work in Kenya.

Regional support

In addition to Kenya, the UNOPS office in Nairobi supports partners in nine other countries in the region. UNOPS helps partners achieve their projects goals in key sectors, including education, health, governance, loan supervision and rural development.

View data on work supported by the Nairobi office and other UNOPS programmes:



With supervision from its office in Kenya, UNOPS managed the construction of a 500-bed prison facility in Garowe, Puntland State of Somalia. The project was implemented under the Maritime Crime Programme of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). Photo: UNODC

    • Mina Al Omar,

      Mina Al Omar,

      Procurement and Logistics Officer, UNOPS in Jordan

      “One of the most important things about working for UNOPS for me is that we are helping people in need… I am very proud to tell others what I do every day.”

      Read more