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UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo will give a TED talk on how better infrastructure can improve gender equality.
The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting engages the world's top leaders in collaborative activities to shape global, regional and industry agendas, with the goal of improving the state of the world. UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo will be participating in this event.
Under-Secretary-General and UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo today welcomed UN Secretary-General António Guterres to Copenhagen, Denmark, in a visit focused on building momentum on climate action.
New quality infrastructure in Kosovo is helping to connect people throughout the Western Balkans – fostering economic development, and supporting regional cooperation, peace and stability.
Funded by the European Union (EU) and implemented by UNOPS, the Eastern Partnership European School Scholarship Programme has welcomed 35 new students in the second part of its programme.
UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo and other UNOPS senior leaders joined European Development Days this week in a series of debates on building a world that leaves no one behind.
Fair public management – of projects, procurement processes and infrastructure works – is vital for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.
With 1.4 million euros from the government of Norway, UNOPS will support the government of Montenegro in efforts to encourage development and reduce regional disparity across the country.
Organized by the European Commission, this two-day event brings the development community together to share ideas and experiences in ways that inspire new partnerships and innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges. This year’s theme is ‘Addressing inequalities: Building a world which leaves no one behind.’ UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo will participate in a panel organized by the Directorate‑General for Economic and Financial Affairs on fostering inclusive growth – matching efficiency with fairness for sustained development.
Women Deliver champions gender equality, as well as the health and rights of girls and women. UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo will attend a roundtable discussion to mark the handover of the Women Deliver Conference from Denmark (which hosted the conference in 2016) to Canada (which will host the conference in June 2019).
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.