The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)

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Key partners

European Commission

Government of Italy

Government of Tunisia

UN agencies

Since 2006, UNOPS has provided a range of project management, infrastructure, procurement and human resource services, supporting social and economic development in Tunisia.

Working in close collaboration with the Government of Tunisia, other UN organizations, non-governmental organizations and international financial institutions, UNOPS supports government-led regional development, green employment and justice projects.

Our team further serves to support the region, managing sustainable development projects in Algeria, Egypt, Libya and Morocco. Using our local knowledge and expertise, we help develop local capacity and maintain a strong focus on the empowerment of youth and women.

Key Information

  • UNOPS Impact in Tunisia & North Africa

    • Supported the Government of Tunisia’s programme for justice system reform.
    • Assisted in reducing the threat of chemical weapons in Libya by providing project support to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.
    • Provided significant human resources support for UN agencies.

  • 98.57%
    Primary school enrollment
    School enrollment, primary (% net)

    Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.

    Source: (2016, 2018)

    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)

    CO2 emissions
    CO2 emissions (metric tons per capita)

    Carbon dioxide emissions are those stemming from the burning of fossil fuels and the manufacture of cement. They include carbon dioxide produced during consumption of solid, liquid, and gas fuels and gas flaring.

    Source: (2018)

  • Flag TN Contact Details

    UNOPS Tunisia

    7 Impasse No 1, Rue 8840

    Centre Urbain Nord

    P.O. Box 105

    1003 Cité El Khadhra, Tunis


    Tel: +216 71 795 717

    Fax: +216 71 796 515

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