All Updates

383 entries found
12 Dec 2017 description
report UNOPS

With funding from Japan, a project is addressing an urgent need to replace the State Emergency Service of Ukraine’s obsolete demining equipment.

"We are very grateful to the Government of Japan and UNOPS for helping us handle demining and saving civilians' lives," said Arsen Avakov, Ukraine's Minister of Interior.

To help increase the efficiency of the country's demining process, the Government of Japan worked with UNOPS to purchase vehicles and ground-penetrating radar detectors, worth more than $200,000.

06 Dec 2017 description
report UNOPS

In Somalia’s Puntland region, Bossaso’s local market provides a source of income for local traders. For women, however, the market is especially important.

After years of conflict, many households are reliant on money generated by women to survive. In some households, women contribute more than 70 percent to their families' income.

And the majority of women in Somalia earn money from informal sectors – including working in local markets.

30 Nov 2017 description
report UNOPS

UNOPS will help improve access to markets and socio-economic facilities for some of the most vulnerable populations in the Gambia.

With funding from the European Union, and in collaboration with the Ministry of Transport, Works and Infrastructure and the National Roads Authority, the three-year programme is set to rehabilitate around 104 km of rural roads in Upper River, North Bank and Central River regions.

16 Nov 2017 description
report UNOPS

The World Bank and UNOPS signed an agreement today for a US$150 million project to restore basic services in some of Yemen’s cities hardest hit by the ongoing conflict.

Funded by a grant from IDA, the World Bank's fund for the world's poorest countries, the new project will target issues like uncollected trash and untreated sewage water, both of which are contributing directly to the current cholera epidemic. In addition, the project will address access to electricity for critical services and urgent needs for road repair to improve mobility and access.

05 Oct 2017 description
report UNOPS

Operating in one of the most severe and complex crises in the world, the Iraq IDP Information Centre (Iraq IIC)—a free hotline for displaced Iraqis to access information about humanitarian assistance, request assistance, raise complaints and provide feedback on the humanitarian response provided by aid agencies—handled its 100,000th call in September. The call marks a milestone in humanitarian efforts to establish a coordinated hotline and to promote accountability to displaced communities in Iraq.

Maps / Infographics

71 entries found

Jobs

8 entries found
14 Dec 2017 description
job Closing date: 02 Jan 2018 UNOPS

Dans le cadre du projet d’amélioration et renforcement du secteur de la santé en Haiti financé par le Ministère de la Santé du Brésil, et dans le but d'assister le MSPP dans la maintenance des trois Hopitaux Communauraires de Réfèrence (HCR) et de l’Institut Haitien de Rehabilitation (IHR), l'UNOPS met en œuvre un projet de renforcement des capacités liées à la maintenance et à l'exploitation de ces infrastructures.

13 Dec 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2017 UNOPS

Le Projet d’appui à la réhabilitation et à la relance du secteur agricole – PARRSA- (ci-après dénommé le projet de base) a été financé par la Banque mondiale, à travers un don de l'Association Internationale de Développement (IDA) au Gouvernement de la RD Congo pour un montant de 120 millions de dollars américains.

11 Dec 2017 description
job Closing date: 20 Dec 2017 UNOPS

Title: Strategic Analyst and Partnerships Intern (KOICA)

Department/office: AR, KHOH, Cambodia

Duty station: Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Contract type: Intern

Contract level: Intern

Duration: Six (6) months from the starting date with possible extension

Background Information UNOPS

11 Dec 2017 description
job Closing date: 19 Dec 2017 UNOPS

Title: Programme & Finance Support Officer

Department/office: AR, KHOH, Cambodia

Duty station: Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Contract/Level: IICA 3

Duration: from the starting date to 31 Dec 2018. Renewable subject to

satisfactory performance and funding availability

Supervisor: PR Programme Coordinator in Cambodia

Background Information UNOPS

11 Dec 2017 description
job Closing date: 17 Dec 2017 UNOPS

Title: Project Support and Business Development Analyst

Department/office: AR, KHOH, Cambodia

Duty station: Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Contract type/level: IICA 1

Duration: 12 months initially, renewable subject to satisfactory

performance and fund availability

Background Information UNOPS