The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)

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Key partners

European Union

Italian Agency for Development Cooperation

United Kingdom’s Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

United States Agency for International Development

UN organizations

UNOPS in Sudan supports humanitarian, recovery and sustainable development projects by providing infrastructure, procurement and project management services.

Across the country, UNOPS plays a leading role in UN support to infrastructure development and is committed to supporting a more sustainable and equitable use of natural resources.

From ensuring the people of Sudan have access to clean, safe water to supporting peacekeeping operations to protect civilians, UNOPS works collectively with partners and communities to build a better future.

Key Information

  • UNOPS Impact in Sudan

    • Improved access to clean drinking water for +750,000 people, ensuring water availability at an affordable price.
    • Built a 35-metre bridge facilitating the movement of around 100,000 people and ensuring greater safety for communities during the rainy season.
    • Improved livelihoods for +44,000 people through promotion of sustainable and productive use of natural resources in East Darfur State.

  • 43.85M
    Total population

    Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship. The values shown are midyear estimates.

    Source: (2022)

    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: (2022)

  • Flag SD Contact Details

    UNOPS Sudan

    PETRONAS Sudan Complex

    No. 13, Block 7, Nile Avenue




    Tel: +249 96 060 1747

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