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A new project will benefit nearly 2,000 primary schools in the country.
On 11 February 2018, the Chairman of Bin Zayed Group, Sheikh Khalid Bin Zayed Bin Saqr Al Nahyan, and UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo met in Dubai.
Islands of the Caribbean Sea, Atlantic and Indian Oceans boast white sandy coastlines, forest-covered mountain ranges and historic ports. But, the position of Small Island Developing States also makes them uniquely vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.
Under-Secretary-General Faremo delivers statement at First Regular Session of the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Executive Board in New York.
New UNOPS science and innovation centre opens in Antigua and Barbuda, to support national and regional innovation in science and technology fields.
This year, UNOPS will start its first project in Ecuador to support the construction of a tramway. The project aims to improve the living conditions for the people of Cuenca and strengthen architectural and economic development in the city.
The 21st International Meeting of National Mine Action Programme Directors and United Nations Advisers will focus on the theme of advancing protection, peace and development.
For pregnant women in rural Myanmar, the long distance from hospitals can turn the joys of childbirth into a nightmare.
The Global Opportunity Report 2018 will highlight the possibilities and solutions for reaching the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030. UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo will participate in the launch of the report.
The first regular session of the United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Population Fund and UNOPS Executive Board will take place in New York at UN Headquarters.
Access to clean water : How communities in Colombia are addressing health and sanitation through social housing.