Working in some of the world’s most challenging environments, UNOPS provides project management, procurement, human resources management, financial management and other support services, customized to meet individual partner’s needs. UNOPS mission is to expand the capacity of the UN system and its partners, including the European Union, to implement peacebuilding, humanitarian and development operations for people in need.
UNOPS is a central resource for the UN system, providing project management and procurement services that range from managing the construction of roads in South Sudan to building shelters in Haiti and procuring educational computers in Argentina.
With headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark and a network of five regional offices and over 20 operations and project centres, UNOPS oversees activities in more than 50 project countries.
UNOPS focuses on accountability for results and efficient use of resources along with respect for national ownership and capacity. Our vision is to always satisfy partners with management services of world-class quality, speed and cost-effectiveness.
The current focus is to provide implementation support services to partners in the following areas: census and elections, environment, health, sustainable infrastructure and Justice and security sector reform.
What does the Liaison Office in Brussels do?UNOPS opened an office in Brussels in July 2009, following the signature of the Financial and Administrative Framework Agreement (FAFA) with the European Commission (EC). The aim of our presence in Brussels is to increase understanding and coordination between the organization and the EC and provide a focal point for senior UNOPS managers across the globe.
Currently UNOPS is supporting EC programmes in Cambodia, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Haiti, Iraq, Kosovo, Myanmar, Nicaragua, the occupied Palestinian territory, Serbia, Somalia, South Sudan and Sri Lanka. To learn more about our partnership: please click here.
Haiti. A woman working on transitional shelter after the 2010 earthquake. Photo Credit: UNOPS, 2010, C-A. Nadon
Contact DetailsUNOPS Brussels Office Rond Point Schuman 6 1040 Brussels, Belgium Tel: +32 2 234 6361 E-mail:
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UNOPS Brussels Office Rond Point Schuman 6 1040 Brussels, Belgium Tel: +32 2 2346361 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.unops.org
Annual report 2011
The EU and UNOPS factsheet
UNOPS policy for sustainable infrastructure
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