The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
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The Inventory Management Plan is produced to document UNOPS Environmental Inventory process, in support of the Strategy for Sustainability Management in the UN System 2020-2030. It provides a transparent disclosure of the methodology underpinning UNOPS environmental footprint and activity data. The results of the inventory feed into UNOPS Annual Report to the Executive Board, based on the Global Reporting Initiative framework.
UNOPS latest report paves a path towards responding to the climate crisis and building a sustainable future that leaves no one behind, offering recommendations to develop infrastructure that is equitable, accessible, affordable, empowering and does no harm.
The vulnerabilities of health systems around the world have been laid bare by climate change, conflicts and the COVID-19 pandemic. Research published by Economist Impact, supported by UNOPS, brings expert perspectives together to examine actions that can strengthen the resilience of health systems.
The strategy marks the next step in the organization's journey to becoming truly inclusive, where everyone feels like they belong.
The Annual Statistical Report on UN Procurement provides data and analysis on the goods and services procured by the United Nations system in support of its operations around the world.
The Environmental Inventory Management Plan is produced as part of the Strategy for Sustainability Management in the UN System 2020-2030. It helps us better understand and keep track of UNOPS environmental footprint, activity data and internal assets. The results of this inventory feed into UNOPS Annual Report to the Executive Board, based on the Global Reporting Initiative framework.
A new report co-written by UNOPS provides Ghana with a resilient infrastructure roadmap as the country adapts to climate change.
UNOPS new Gender, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy marks the next step in the organization's journey to becoming a truly inclusive organization.
The Technical Guidance for Prison Planning document provides design and planning guidance toward the development of correctional infrastructure that meets human rights obligations. Based on the Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners (Mandela Rules) and more recent international norms and standards, the manual puts forth a clear methodology and actionable parameters to achieve safe, decent, and humane detention facilities.
A report from UNOPS, the UN Environment Programme and the University of Oxford reveals that infrastructure is responsible for 79 per cent of all greenhouse gas emissions – and calls for radical changes in the way governments plan, design and manage infrastructure to support a low-emission and resilient future.
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.