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Hosted by the United Kingdom and Jordan, this conference will demonstrate the scale of ambition for Jordan’s economic transformation. It will bring together an audience of political leaders, bilateral partners, donors, CEOs and private sector leaders interested in opportunities in Jordan. UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo is attending the event.
The Gender Dialogues aims to address the unfinished business of achieving gender parity. UNOPS will co-host the first of three events at UN City, in collaboration with the Embassies of Australia, Ireland and Norway in Denmark. UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo is delivering the opening remarks at the event.
Some 200 kilometres south-east of Yangon, a new healthcare centre is serving the township of Thaton in Mon state, Myanmar – home to around 275,000 residents. The Pawdaw Mu health centre is just one of 21 centres built with funding from mobile telecommunications operator, Ooredoo, to address dire health needs across the country.
On the island of Antigua, UNOPS, together with Ocean Generation, brought together world-class programmers and developers to provide real-world solutions to climate and environmental issues.
The new agreement aims to promote greater transparency, efficiency and effectiveness in the management of public procurement and infrastructure projects in the country.
UNOPS infrastructure experts Trudy Morgan and Nick Gardner, based in Sierra Leone, have been awarded Fellowship of the Institution of Civil Engineers – Ms. Morgan becoming the first woman in Africa to be recognized with the honour.
Ms. Bana Kaloti met with His Excellency Dr. Maeen Abdulmalik Saeed and local authorities in Aden, Yemen recently to discuss ongoing UNOPS-implemented projects in the country.
The agreement with the government of Ghana has moved forward this week with an announcement by UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo in New York on Tuesday.
UNOPS agreement with the government of Kenya has taken a major step forward this week, following further details of the project announced by Executive Director Grete Faremo in New York.
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The first comprehensive account ever to be written about UNOPS reveals unique stories from the organization.