United Nations increases health spending in 2013
COPENHAGEN, 10 July 2014 – The value of procurement of goods and services by the United Nations was $16.1 billion in 2013, with the largest sums spent on pharmaceuticals, healthcare services, medical equipment, transportation, construction and food.
These highlights are part of the latest Annual Statistical Report on UN Procurement, which provides data and analysis on the goods and services procured by the UN system in support of its operations.
Erbil, 25 June 2012 A year of consultations on how to best develop the space for civil society in public life has been launched with the regional Kurdistan Parliament, government and civil society. The consultations will be widespread and solicit the views of members of the public and NGOs through public appeals, workshops and roundtables both locally and regionally in the year ahead.