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With funding from the government of Japan and in cooperation with the government of Iraq, UNOPS helped improve the efficiency of demining efforts in Iraq to reduce the risk of landmines.
Vice President: “This initiative with UNOPS is a game changer in the Ghanaian housing market”
Awaaz Afghanistan, the country’s first nationwide inter-agency humanitarian call centre, offers a single point of contact for all Afghans – including returnees and those affected by conflict and natural disasters – to receive critical information about available assistance and support, as well as to register feedback and complaints about the response.
Welcoming remarks by Grete Faremo, Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNOPS at the Global Conference on Strengthening Synergies between the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Opening remarks by Grete Faremo, Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNOPS at the Third World Maritime University International Women’s Conference.
Focused on Asia and the Pacific, the publications provide region-specific guidance, information and case studies showcasing socially-inclusive and gender-equitable infrastructure designs.
UNOPS will rehabilitate a facility to give Jordan a modern place to restore antiquities and safeguard the Jerash archaeological site, as well as other sites throughout the country.
To address the gender gap in the maritime, ports, fishing and related industries, the World Maritime University is hosting an event focusing on the theme ‘Empowering women in the maritime community.’ UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo is delivering a keynote address at the event.
UNOPS and Sustainable Housing Solutions to work together across a range of projects for the Sustainable Development Goals.
Japan is contributing $500,000 toward a UNOPS‐implemented project to rehabilitate four centres damaged by Tropical Cyclone Sagar last year.
Limiting global warming is imperative to the achievement of the 2030 Agenda. The conference will examine how best to advance joined-up efforts for the Sustainable Development Goals and climate action at the global, regional and country levels, helping to scale up levels of ambition towards these objectives. UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo is delivering the opening remarks at the event.