The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)

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Key Partners

Government of Norway

Indonesian Peatland Restoration Agency (BRG)

Since 2005, UNOPS has supported a variety of projects on behalf of the government of Indonesia and other partners in their efforts to improve education, health, the environment, and disaster prevention and preparedness.

UNOPS in Indonesia – through its flagship projects – contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in particular SDG 13 on climate action and SDG 15 on protecting life on land.

Key Information

  • UNOPS impact in Indonesia

    • Supporting BRG in the effective restoration of nearly 2.5 million hectares of peatlands across seven provinces.
    • Enhanced access to education by constructing and rehabilitating 225 schools between 2005-2010, following a devastating tsunami.

    • Improved healthcare by constructing 27 ‘Posyandus Plus’ – integrated health, nutrition and early childhood development centres – and by renovating three microbiology laboratories and seven hospital facilities across Indonesia.

    • Improved peatland and forest fire prevention mechanisms using a computer-based forecasting tool that predicts high-risk fire areas.

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    Life expectancy at birth
    Life expectancy at birth, total (years)

    Life expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.

    Source: (2017)

  • Flag ID Contact Details

    Menara Thamrin 10th Floor

    Jl. MH Thamrin Kav. 3, Jakarta 10250, Indonesia

    Tel: +62 21 314 5031


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