From Nairobi, UNOPS supports a range of develpment projects in 15 countries across Eastern & Southern Africa, helping build a more sustainable future for all.

Nairobi, Kenya
Joined December 2021
馃摙 Yesterday, @UNOPS_Kenya in collaboration with 馃嚡馃嚨@JapanEmb_Uganda and the 馃嚭馃嚞@MoWT_Uganda commissioned the Nyara Bridge in Terego, Uganda. The bridge will improve travel time in delivery of services in Ofua Zone in Rhino Camp Refugee Settlement to Omugo Zone.
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Infrastructure is responsible for a whopping 79% of total #greenhouse gas #emissions. We have a unique opportunity to #build more #resilient & sustainable #infrastructure. bit.ly/3gUn5T0 | #BuildTheFuture
馃攰There鈥檚 absolutely no place for racism in the equal & peaceful future we鈥檙e working towards together. This #PeaceDay let鈥檚 recommit to that future! | #CommonAgenda
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Any career. Any hobby. Any sport. Any education path. Anything! #MondayMotivation 馃専 RT if you agree!
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The path to #TransformingEducation is clear. We need: 鉁旓笍Financing 鉁旓笍Digital tools 鉁旓笍Inclusive learning 鉁旓笍Health and safety 鉁旓笍Innovation
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How can we use technology & lessons learned from #COVID19 to better prepare for the next pandemic? Our experts discuss this & more in the latest #UNOPSInsights Vodcast
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Happy #LiteracyDay! To ensure no one鈥檚 left behind, we need to work together to strengthen & enrich learning spaces around the 馃審 #CommonAgenda
Happy #WorldCleanAirDay! Around the world, we鈥檙e committed to building a more sustainable future 鈥 one that supports cleaner air & a healthy planet 馃崈
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It鈥檚 a simple fact: We can鈥檛 ignore the unique perspective women bring to humanitarian aid & development 馃憠 bit.ly/2MmbazL | #UNOPSInsights
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Supporting #COVID19 response
Together with @EU_Partnerships, we're working with @igadsecretariat, @UN partners & @TradeMarkEastA to help mitigate the health & socio-economic impact of the #COVID19 pandemic across east Africa. bit.ly/3zuzDKP | #BuildTheFuture
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Working in some of the world鈥檚 most challenging contexts, we鈥檙e proud to partner with the @WorldBank to support vulnerable communities rebuild & become more resilient.
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馃挧馃挧#WorldWaterWeek As the population of cities and urban areas in Africa is set to explode in the coming decades, how can we ensure an adequate supply of #water for city dwellers? Read more here:鉃★笍unops.org/news-and-stories/i鈥
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What can cities in Africa do now to deal with current sanitation needs 鈥 and cope with future demands? Find out: bit.ly/3z2GmeC | #UNOPSInsights
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Children are bearing the brunt of climate change. Drought in the Horn of Africa has forced families to leave their homes, threatening children's health, safety & education. Ensuring water security for all is crucial to avert catastrophe. #WorldWaterWeek
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Since #ZIRP started, @faosfsafrica has built capacity for 9200 Community Based Vaccinators (CBVs) across 8 districts to support #livestock vaccinations in the cyclone affected districts @UNOPS_Zimbabwe
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Water is a right, not a privilege. Yet, billions of people lack access to safe drinking water & sanitation - and climate change is only making things worse. We must wake up to this looming water crisis & ensure water for all. #WorldWaterWeek
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#DidYouKnow: The largest dry stone structure in sub-Saharan Africa is in Zimbabwe? We're working w/ the National Museums and Monuments of Zimbabwe, @UNESCO & @AFD_en to preserve it: bit.ly/3wcWU1M | @UNOPS_Zimbabwe
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#ItTakesAVillage to support people in crisis and help them look forward to tomorrow. We celebrate all humanitarians today who are selfless and work tirelessly to make the world better for others. You are heroes! Happy #WorldHumanitarianDay
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This #WorldHumanitarianDay, we say a big THANK YOU to all those people who鈥檝e committed their lives to building a more resilient & inclusive future for all.
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Together with the @UN family & partners, we're proud to be working with the gov of Mozambique to support the country's journey towards peace & reconciliation, through the Mozambique Peace Secretariat. bit.ly/3Qzyh7u
"脡 com prazer q/ hoje comunicamos um feito significativo no processo da paz: A desmobiliza莽茫o de 444 ex-combatentes e o encerramento da base da Renamo em Montepuez, Cabo Delgado" - Mirko Manzoni, Enviado Pessoal de @antonioguterres p/馃嚥馃嚳 鉃★笍Leia na 铆ntegra bit.ly/3PwZnuH
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One of the best practices by #ZIRP was setting up a mobile one stop centre at Mutambara maternity waiting shelter. This has been enabling pregnant women to find a safe space to open up on abuse by intimate partners. @UNFPA_Zimbabwe | @MUSASAZIM
"We help women, children & even men who are victims of GBV. Men can trust us with their issues because we have been trained to maintain strict confidentiality. We refer them to expert help that would be suitable for the issue", said Gladys Gambura, a behavior change facilitator
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