The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
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A paper by The Economist Intelligence Unit – supported by UNOPS – assesses the role of infrastructure in achieving the Global Goals, using the three pillars of sustainability: the economy, the environment and wider society.
The first comprehensive account ever to be written about UNOPS reveals unique stories from the organization.
This report was produced as part of a collaborative partnership between the UNOPS and the University of Oxford-led Infrastructure Transitions Research Consortium (ITRC). Through a systematic evaluation process, it presents and explains the ability for infrastructure to influence all 17 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including almost all of their targets.
UNOPS has launched a new Gender Mainstreaming Strategy that places gender equality considerations at the front and centre of its work.
The Annual Statistical Report on United Nations Procurement provides an overview of the procurement of the UN system in support of its operations, projects and programmes.
Aligned to the Global Reporting Initiative framework, the report looks back at our work and key achievements around the world in 2017.
UNOPS uses the GRI framework to report to its Executive Board. Through the process of adopting this standard, a number of new and existing results have been recognized as key indicators of sustainability.
Despite governments, businesses and the UN adopting many policies expressing commitment to gender equality, there is still a long way to go to make this a global reality.
The UNOPS strategic plan, 2018-2021, is focused on implementation for impact. The plan provides direction to support Member States and the Secretary-General in realizing sustainable development and more peaceful, just and equitable societies.