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02 May 2017 description
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On 25 April 2015, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, levelling parts of the country. For many people in this mountainous country, it’s a day they’ll never forget

Baburam Sarki was at home with his family in Depche Danda, Tanahun when the earthquake started.

"Initially, I thought that a bomb exploded somewhere because of the sound," said 66-year-old Baburam.

"We ran out of the house as quickly as we could. Right after, our house fell down – we saw everything destroyed in front of our eyes."

30 Apr 2017 description
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BAGHDAD, 30 April 2017 – The Government of Japan is continuing to support activities of UNOPS in the Middle East region, providing new funding of over USD 16 million, of which USD 3,122,500 are dedicated to those in Iraq. The “Improving the Impact and Effectiveness of Community Police in the Newly Liberated Areas in Iraq” project will be implemented by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), in partnership with the Government of Iraq and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Iraq.

11 Apr 2017 description
report UNOPS

Afghanistan is one of three polio-endemic countries in the world. A new, first-of-its-kind centre will work towards eliminating the disease for good.

UNOPS has designed, constructed, and equipped the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan's Centre for the National Polio Emergency Eradication Operations, in support of the Ministry of Public Health's polio eradication campaign efforts.

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17 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 May 2017 UNOPS

Background Information AFR

Africa Region

Based in Copenhagen, Denmark, the Africa Region supports UNOPS country offices in the region, providing financial oversight of projects, procuring goods and services and managing human resources.

AFR helps ensure that projects are executed to the highest standards, providing a shared knowledge base and ensuring that best practices and lessons learned are disseminated between projects across the entire region.

Background Information - Job-specific

16 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 22 May 2017 UNOPS

Background Information - Job-specific

The United Nations Department of Field Support, Information and Communications Technology Division (UN DFS-ICTD) is responsible for the delivery of architectural decisions in alignment with the ICT strategy of DFS.

UNOPS has been requested to assist in the implementation of this activity.

Functional Responsibilities

Under the overall supervision of Manager, Digital Radio Support, UNGSC, the incumbent works and provides specific expertise as the following ;