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Speech by Grete Faremo, Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNOPS, Copenhagen, 11 April 2018
UNOPS Executive Director, Grete Faremo, and H.E. Dr. Bandar M. H. Hajjar, Islamic Development Bank Group (IDBG) President, signed a Memorandum of Understanding today.
Participants will discuss how to improve private sector contributions to the 2030 Agenda and strengthen partnerships. UNOPS Head of Global Innovation and Technology Jonas Svensson will participate in a panel discussion on innovation.
The event will explore new ways to address the critical gap in financing for national non-communicable disease responses. UNOPS Partnerships and Liaison Group Director Nikolaj Gilbert will give a keynote address.
A Memorandum of Understanding between the two organizations was signed in New York
Co-hosted by UNOPS and Denmark's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, this event aims to create awareness of both the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) and the opportunities for businesses in helping to achieve them. UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo will discuss how the United Nations and the private sector can work together under SDG 17: Revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development.
Speech by Grete Faremo, Under Secretary General and Executive Director of UNOPS at event co-hosted with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Denmark, 5 November 2017
Blockchain, the technology behind bitcoin, could lead the fight against inefficient aid distribution. Here’s how.
The World Identity Network (WIN), UNOPS and the United Nations Office of Information and Communications Technology (UN-OICT) are partnering to launch a pilot initiative that will use blockchain technology to help combat child trafficking.
Op-ed by Grete Faremo, Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNOPS, in Great Insights, October/November 2016