The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
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Operating in one of the most severe and complex crises in the world, the Iraq IDP Information Centre (Iraq IIC) recently handled its 100,000th call, marking a milestone in humanitarian efforts.
In Nepal, the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council works tirelessly to bring safe hygiene practices to even the most remote 170 communities.
For low-lying countries like Maldives, the threat climate change poses is already as clear as the water off the country’s famous beaches.
In 2016, UNVIM cleared hundreds of commercial vessels to offload much needed supplies, in support of the response to the humanitarian crisis in Yemen.
UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo visited Serbia 25-28 September 2017 to meet with Serbian government officials, as well as ambassadors from Norway, Switzerland and the European Union (EU).
On the sidelines of the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly, a new agreement signed today in New York signals the beginning of joint work on development projects in the African island nation.
UNOPS Executive Director Grete Faremo is in New York attending the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly.
In Gaza, many families continue to live in temporary shelters.
Response to media coverage regarding UNOPS operations and legal status
The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and UNOPS have launched a new partnership to respond to the unprecedented pace of urbanization where cities are now home to more than half of the global population.
The Guatemala Social Security Institute (IGSS) has reported an estimated 50% savings in the purchase of medicines with support from UNOPS.