The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
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UNOPS supports the Government of Iraq through humanitarian and development projects in infrastructure, procurement and project management.
From both Baghdad and Erbil, our teams support the Government’s efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
- UNOPS impact in Iraq
- Through the Iraq Internally Displaced People Information Centre, UNOPS has connected thousands of displaced people with critical information that has helped link them with humanitarian assistance, on behalf of the Humanitarian Country Team.
- Enhanced the capacity of community police centres to ensure safety and security of the Police Directorate, which serves approximately 1.1 million internally displaced people, refugees, and the host community.
- Contributed to increased safety for internally displaced people, refugees, returnees, and members of the host community in critical need through the procurement and installation of 680 solar street lights, benefiting up to 41,000 families.
- 39.31MPopulationTotal 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)5.19CO2 emissionsCO2 emissions (metric tons per capita)
Carbon dioxide emissions are those stemming from the burning of fossil fuels and the manufacture of cement. They include carbon dioxide produced during consumption of solid, liquid, and gas fuels and gas flaring.
Source: data.worldbank.org (2016)70Life expectancy at birthLife 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: data.worldbank.org (2018)