Founding Year: 1973

Staff: 6042


Grete Faremo (Executive Director)

An operational arm of the United Nations providing “infrastructure, procurement and project management services for a more sustainable world.” It is “dedicated to implementing projects for the United Nations System, international financial institutions, governments and other partners around the world.”

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UNOPS contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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