The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
Department for International Development – UK
Government of India
United States Agency for International Development
World Vision International
Following the devastating earthquakes of 2015, UNOPS has been deeply engaged in various activities supporting the government of Nepal in the assessment of damaged buildings and the enrollment of beneficiaries into housing grant schemes.
UNOPS is expanding its footprint in post-earthquake reconstruction and aims to provide socio-technical assistance to individual households, developing innovative approaches to retrofitting earthquake-damaged homes and to provide services to the most vulnerable households, ensuring nobody is left behind.
UNOPS team in Kathmandu is further supporting efforts made by the Government of Nepal to reform the security sector. UNOPS supports Nepal’s innovation agenda, creating new opportunities and jobs for the people of Nepal.
- 93.9%Access to electricityAccess to electricity (% of population)
Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.
Source: data.worldbank.org (2018)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)28.61MPopulationTotal 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)