The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
Build the future
The 2020 Sustainability Report gives a flavour of the breadth of our support to partners around the world.
Better prospects for Niger’s farmers
Harnessing Niger’s agricultural potential can help address food insecurity and ensure communities become more resilient to climate change.
COVID-19: UNOPS updates from around the world
We’re supporting governments and partners on a range of response efforts
UNOPS provides infrastructure, procurement and project management services to help build the future.
To support the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals, we respond to our partners’ needs and help increase the effectiveness of peace and security, humanitarian and development projects around the world.
Project highlightsLEARN MORE
Improved crossing points are helping more than 1.5 million people to safely cross between Kosovo and Serbia every year – supporting economic development and regional stability.
Bringing life-saving supplies into Yemen
In the midst of one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world, we are helping to ensure essential goods continue to flow into Yemen to reach people in need.
Restoring Indonesian peatlands
We’re working to restore over 2.6 million hectares of forest and peatlands and safeguard one of nature’s most effective ways of mitigating global warming.
Fighting corruption. Improving healthcare
Improved transparency in Guatemala’s healthcare system is bringing improved services for around 3.2 million people and helping the government save an estimated $270 million.
A healthier future for Ghanaians
A new midwifery training college is helping to address one of the country’s most pressing challenges – access to safe maternal and child care.
Explore our work
- $560MTo local suppliersPROCUREMENT BUDGETS
Around $560 million worth of procurement budgets went to local suppliers in 2019.
- 5MDays of paid work for beneficiariesDAYS OF PAID WORK CREATED FOR BENEFICIARIES
In 2019, UNOPS created around 5 million days of paid work for beneficiaries – most of them generated as part of infrastructure projects.
- 2MDays of paid work for women and young peopleDAYS OF PAID WORK FOR WOMEN AND YOUNG PEOPLE
Of the 5 million days of paid work created for beneficiaries in 2019, almost 2 million of these days were undertaken by women and young people.
InsightsIdeas, analysis, solutions
How can data make mine action better?
Data tells a complex story of an indiscriminate opponent – mines and other explosive ordnance. But new innovations are helping us better understand them.
- Better prospects for Niger’s farmers
Greater support for farmers in Niger is helping to improve food security, boost local economies and make communities more resilient.
- Roads to recovery
Better road infrastructure is supporting people across Darfur. Find out how improved road conditions are benefiting their lives.
- UNOPS: Build the future
Across the world, COVID-19 brought life as we knew it to a stop. Lives have been lost. Livelihoods and economies disrupted. But the pandemic has also demonstrated our resilience and ability to find solutions.