The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)

SN country flag Senegal

Key partners

European Union

Global Fund to Fight Aids, Malaria and Tuberculosis

Islamic Development Bank

Millennium Challenge Corporation

UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations

World Bank

UNOPS in Senegal provides regional support throughout Francophone and Lusophone West Africa, implementing projects in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Côte d'Ivoire, Chad, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, São Tomé and Principe, and Togo.

We support our partners’ goals in a wide range of thematic areas, including health, water and sanitation, environment, infrastructure, conflict resolution, and peace and security.

The aim is to be the preferred and efficient implementing partner for West African Governments, in partnership with key development actors and the private sector.

Key Information

  • UNOPS Impact in Senegal and West Africa

    • Contributed to the fight against the Ebola Virus Disease outbreak, with the construction and rehabilitation of several dozen health centres and clinics in Guinea.
    • Provided technical assistance and specialized procurement services to West African governments such as Burkina Faso, Niger and Senegal.
    • Supported the establishment of peace processes in Côte d’Ivoire and Mali.

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    People using at least basic drinking water services
    People using at least basic drinking water services (% of population)

    The percentage of people using at least basic water services. This indicator encompasses both people using basic water services as well as those using safely managed water services. Read more.

    Source: (2020)

    Current health expenditure
    Current health expenditure (% of GDP)

    Level of current health expenditure expressed as a percentage of GDP. Estimates of current health expenditures include healthcare goods and services consumed during each year. This indicator does not include capital health expenditures such as buildings, machinery, IT and stocks of vaccines for emergency or outbreaks.

    Source: (2020)

    Access to electricity
    Access to electricity (% of population)

    Access to electricity is the percentage of population with access to electricity. Electrification data are collected from industry, national surveys and international sources.

    Source: (2021)

  • Flag SN Contact Details

    UNOPS Senegal

    Complexe SICAP, Point E, Immeuble C, 5ème étage



    Tel: +221 33 869 38 38


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