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On the 60th anniversary of his passing, UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo joined a panel to honour the second United Nations Secretary-General.
The decisions we make today will impact generations to come. It’s critical we get it right.
Under-Secretary-General Faremo addresses the 2021 Second Regular Session of the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Executive Board.
Statement by Grete Faremo, Under Secretary General and Executive Director of UNOPS, at the Second regular session of the Executive Board, 1 September 2021
At a pivotal moment for women’s rights, as we push forward towards the 2030 Agenda amid a global pandemic, UNOPS has achieved gender parity in its workforce.
UNOPS uses the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) framework to report to its Executive Board. Through adopting this framework, a number of new and existing results have been recognized as key indicators of sustainability. The GRI Content Index lists all GRI Standards used and disclosures reported to complement the 2020 Sustainability Report.
A road is more than just a way for getting from one place to another – for some communities in South Sudan, it's a lifeline to markets, food and basic services.
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A joint initiative between UNOPS, UN-Habitat and UN Environment Programme – aimed at supporting countries with sustainable building practices – kicks off in Burkina Faso and Sri Lanka.