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21 Feb 2017 description

During January 2017, the Iraq Internally Displaced Persons Information Centre (Iraq IIC) handled 5,787 calls. Top three caller locations in January were Ninewa (21%), Erbil (18%) and Dahuk (13%).

09 Jan 2017 description

During December 2016, the Iraq Internally Displaced Persons Information Centre (Iraq IIC) handled 4,537 calls, which pushed the total number of processed calls since the launch of the call centre to over 54,000. By the end of December, 99.8% of cases were classified as closed.

01 Dec 2016 description
report UNOPS

When people who inject drugs are supported it can help reduce the transmission of HIV and hepatitis, lower health costs and reduce crime. In Myanmar, thousands of drug-users can access Harm Reduction services — it has made a difference.

In the first half of 2016, over 5,000 people who injected drugs in the country accessed 3MDG-supported HIV services, including testing and treatment. Prevention programmes reached more than 24,000 individuals. Six million syringes and needles were distributed to facilitate safe injection. ​

30 Nov 2016 description

During October 2016, the Iraq Internally Displaced Persons Information Centre (Iraq IIC) handled 5,525 calls, pushing the total number of calls handled by the call centre past 43,000.
By the end of the month, 99.8% of calls were classified as closed.

During this reporting period, the top three caller locations were Erbil, Anbar, and Baghdad, accounting for 16%, 15%, and 13% of the total number of calls respectively. While Kirkuk had previously held a spot in the top three caller locations for the past eight months, its position dropped to sixth place in October.

01 Nov 2016 description
report UNOPS

Update 01/11/2016: Since this article was originally published the situation in northern Iraq has changed dramatically. The current siege of Mosul has seen focus shift towards preparing for the predicted influx of up to a million more people. The Iraq Information Centre will be responding to this influx – connecting the needs of displaced Iraqis to support. Donations are currently being sought. To help, click here​.​​​

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27 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Mar 2017 UNOPS

Background Information – UNOPS

UNOPS supports the successful implementation of its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. Our mission is to serve people in need by expanding the ability of the United Nations, governments and other partners to manage projects, infrastructure and procurement in a sustainable and efficient manner.

Working in some of the world’s most challenging environments, our vision is to advance sustainable implementation practices, always satisfying or surpassing our partners’ expectations.

27 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Mar 2017 UNOPS

Background Information – UNOPS

UNOPS supports the successful implementation of its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. Our mission is to serve people in need by expanding the ability of the United Nations, governments and other partners to manage projects, infrastructure and procurement in a sustainable and efficient manner.

Working in some of the world’s most challenging environments, our vision is to advance sustainable implementation practices, always satisfying or surpassing our partners’ expectations.

27 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Mar 2017 UNOPS

Background Information – UNOPS

UNOPS supports the successful implementation of its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. Our mission is to serve people in need by expanding the ability of the United Nations, governments and other partners to manage projects, infrastructure and procurement in a sustainable and efficient manner.

Working in some of the world’s most challenging environments, our vision is to advance sustainable implementation practices, always satisfying or surpassing our partners’ expectations.

24 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Mar 2017 UNOPS

Background Information - Job-specific

As an active supporter of the UN peacekeeping missions/operations, Britain has supported the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) over the course of multiple deployments towards alleviating the humanitarian crisis situation in South Sudan.

The current engagement foresees deployment of engineering troops to Malakal and Bentiu in support of major infrastructure undertakings such as a level2 hospital in Bentiu and a pier in Malakal.

24 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 12 Mar 2017 UNOPS

Background Information - Job-specific

Sustainability is a key part of UNOPS strategic plan for 2014-2017. Therefore, improving Environmental Management performance by preventing or mitigating adverse impacts on the environment will support delivering projects in a sustainable manner. UNOPS is implementing an Environmental and Social Management System (ESMS) aligned to the ISO 14001 standard to help identify and mitigate environmental impacts of its operations.