The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
LatestExplore our latest news, stories, insights, opinions & more
The World Health Summit brings together a wide spectrum of stakeholders to inspire innovative solutions for better health and well-being for all. On 16 October, UNOPS Executive Director Jorge Moreira da Silva, government leaders and health experts will participate in a UNOPS and World Health Organization co-hosted panel on fostering health system resilience in fragile and conflict-affected countries.
The summit marks the beginning of a new phase of accelerated progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals with high-level political guidance on transformative and accelerated actions leading up to 2030. UNOPS Executive Director Jorge Moreira da Silva will participate in several high-level meetings during the event – click here to view the full agenda.
The General Assembly is one of the six main organs of the UN – and the only one in which all 193 Member States have equal representation. During the General Assembly, Member States discuss and work together on a wide array of international issues covered by the UN Charter.
UNOPS, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark and the Embassy of Ukraine in Denmark will host a high-level roundtable discussion on rebuilding a more sustainable and resilient energy infrastructure in Ukraine. UNOPS Executive Director Jorge Moreira da Silva will give a keynote address at the event.
The summit will lay the foundation for a new system to meet the shared development challenges. UNOPS Executive Director Jorge Moreira da Silva will speak at a UNOPS co-organized side event on a new financial pact for Small Island Developing States. A second UNOPS co-organized side event will discuss financial measures at hand to meet the Sustainable Development Goals with young leaders.
Co-hosted by Ukraine and the United Kingdom, the conference is the central forum for the international community to support Ukraine in its recovery and reconstruction efforts. UNOPS Executive Director Jorge Moreira da Silva will speak at the conference.
As part of the 76th World Health Assembly 21-30 May, UNOPS will host a side event on accelerating the scale-up of sustainable clean energy solutions and increasing health infrastructure resilience in the face of climate change. UNOPS Executive Director Jorge Moreira da Silva will give a video welcome address at the event.
On the margins of the UN Water Conference, the UN Development Programme and the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries will host a high-level conference at UN City aimed at strengthening international cooperation to promote oceans governance and a sustainable fishing industry. UNOPS Acting Executive Director Jens Wandel will deliver welcoming remarks for the event.
LDC5 is an opportunity to accelerate sustainable development and tap the full potential of the Least Developed Countries. UNOPS Acting Executive Director Jens Wandel will discuss the need for the right investments in infrastructure to tackle the climate emergency in LDCs.