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Statement by Jens Wandel, Acting Executive Director of UNOPS, at the First regular session of the Executive Board, 31 January 2023
Nordic UN associations, UN organizations based at UN City and Nordic parliamentarians will discuss the UN and multilateral development cooperation's role in a world of ongoing crisis. UNOPS Acting Executive Director Jens Wandel will discuss UN priorities, the Sustainable Development Goals and Our Common Agenda.
With funding from the World Bank and in partnership with the Sindh government of Pakistan, UNOPS is supporting the Pakistan Flood Humanitarian Assistance.
UNOPS Acting Executive Director Jens Wandel will discuss the report of the working group on UNOPS and priorities for UNOPS moving forward on 31 January at 10:00 am (New York time). You can watch the live proceedings of the Executive Board via UN Web TV.
With the government of Japan and local partners, UNOPS is supporting people in Ukraine’s Kharkiv region, who are especially vulnerable to the ongoing conflict amid a cold winter.
Together with the government of Ukraine, partners, and with the support of the European Union, UNOPS will carry out emergency repairs of over 40 schools across the country.
UNOPS and the government of Somalia inaugurated a new state-of-the-art headquarters facility for Somalia's Immigration and Naturalization Directorate (IND).
The UNOPS-supported Southeast Asia Energy Transition Partnership (ETP) is working with the government of Viet Nam to reduce the risk of carbon leakage into the environment.
Statement by Jens Wandel, UNOPS Acting Executive Director, at the Paris conference to support Ukraine's civilian resilience, 13 December 2022
In the Southern Jordan Valley, improved access to safe and inclusive public spaces is supporting innovation and helping create livelihood opportunities for vulnerable women.