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To commemorate International Youth Day, we’re taking a closer look at how safe spaces are helping ensure the dignity and safety of youth in Honduras.
UNOPS receives the gold level from the world's leading purchasing and supply association and remains the only United Nations organization to achieve this honour.
Japan’s State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Masahisa Sato, visited the Jordan Centre for Counter Extremism (JCCE) on Saturday, 7 July 2018.
As part of the 2018 High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, this roundtable will enable discussion among relevant stakeholders involved in developing innovative solutions based on blockchain technology. UNOPS, the UN Economic Commission for Europe and the Government of Slovenia will co-host the event. Yoshiyuki Yamamoto, UNOPS Special Advisor for UN Engagement and Blockchain Technology, will participate.
Known for its beautiful sandy beaches and paradise islands, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is a small island developing state located in the Caribbean Sea. Yet for the island’s 100,000-some residents, living on one of the most beautiful places on earth comes at a price.
Co-hosted by UNOPS and held at UN City, weeklong courses – taught in the context of the UN Sustainable Development Goals – will focus on empowering people with tools and skills for innovation and design.
This International Day for Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, we’re taking a closer look at Virila Pereira, a woman who runs a small business helping small producers in rural Paraguay.
Approximately half a million people living in the Gaza Strip were displaced following a 51-day conflict in the summer of 2014. Roughly 11,000 houses were totally destroyed and 160,000 were damaged.
Infrastructure needs around the world are great. But how can we ensure women’s perspectives reach this traditionally male-dominated field?
Companies from Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States pledged support for entrepreneurial learning and manufacturing in Antigua and Barbuda.
The newly constructed House of Parliament in St. George was inaugurated on 21 June 2018.