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Office: Kenya
Address: United Nations Avenue, Gigiri Nairobi
E-mail(s): unepinfo@un.org
Contact person: Inger Andersen, Executive Director of UNEP
Phone: +254 20 7621234
Awards in: Cape Verde, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, ... See more Cape Verde, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Morocco, Namibia, Niger, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, China, Israel, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Netherlands, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, UK, Australia, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Switzerland
Sectors: Disaster Reduction , Education, Energy, ... See more Disaster Reduction , Education, Energy, Environment & NRM, Security, Training, Transport
Nr. of employees: 1001-5000
Types: Multilateral Multilateral
Status: Active

Description

UNEP - United Nations Environment Programme - is an agency of the United Nations that coordinates its environmental activities, assisting developing countries in implementing environmentally sound policies and practices. It was founded as a result of the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment in June 1972 and has its headquarters in the Gigiri neighborhood of Nairobi, Kenya. UNEP also has six regional offices and various country offices.

UNEP has also been active in funding and implementing environment related development projects.

Type of projects: mostly services. No works.

In order to see UNEP opportunities on DevelopmentAid, please click here.

Country eligibility

Afghanistan Aland Islands Albania Algeria American Samoa Andorra Angola Anguilla Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Azores Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda
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Afghanistan, Aland Islands, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Azores, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Canary Islands, Cape Verde, Caribbean Netherlands, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Channel Islands, Chile, China, Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cote d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Dem. Rep. Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Commonwealth of, Dominican Republic, Easter Island, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Eswatini (Swaziland), Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Fiji, Finland, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, French Southern Territory, Gabon, Galapagos, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guam, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Heard and McDonald Islands, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macao, Madagascar, Madeira, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Martinique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, Norfolk Island, North Korea, North Macedonia, Northern Mariana Islands, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine / West Bank & Gaza, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Pitcairn, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Reunion, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, St. Pierre and Miquelon, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos, Tuvalu, UAE, Uganda, UK, Ukraine, Uruguay, US Virgin Islands, USA, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Circumstantial eligible countries

No information available

Tender Management Modes

Financing agencies
GCFGEFUNIDO9.4%88.7%
RegionsTotal
GCF47
GEF5
UNIDO1
Direct vs. Indirect Management
ContractingAuthoritiesUNEP96.2%
RegionsTotal
Contracting Authorities525
UNEP21
Top Implementing Agencies
United NationsOffice at NairobiConvention onBiologicalDiversity (CBD)United NationsDevelopmentProgramme(Brazil)AsianDevelopmentBank (HQ)Other agencies10.1%10.1%11.8%67.4%
RegionsTotal
United Nations Office at Nairobi120
Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)21
United Nations Development Programme (Brazil)18
Asian Development Bank (HQ)18
Other agencies1
Co-Funding
GEFUNUNDPUNFCCCOther agencies36.6%27.5%29.1%
RegionsTotal
GEF156
UN124
UNDP117
UNFCCC28
Other agencies1

Grant Management Modes

Financing agencies
UNDPEC50%50%
RegionsTotal
UNDP1
EC1
Direct vs. Indirect Management
ContractingAuthoritiesUNEP19.3%80.7%
RegionsTotal
Contracting Authorities46
UNEP11
Top Implementing Agencies
Climate & CleanAir Coalition(CCAC)Convention onBiologicalDiversity (CBD)CTCN - ClimateTechnologyCentre & NetworkRegional ActivityCentre forSpecially Prote…Other agencies9.4%75%
RegionsTotal
Climate & Clean Air Coalition (CCAC)24
Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)3
CTCN - Climate Technology Centre & Network2
Regional Activity Centre for Specially Protected Areas (RAC/SPA)/ Centre d’Activités Régionales pour les Aires Spécialement Protégées2
Other agencies1
Co-Funding
ECUNDPIUCNInternationalUNOPSOther agencies44%8%12%32%
RegionsTotal
EC11
UNDP8
IUCN International3
UNOPS2
Other agencies1
Regional Activity Centre for Specially Protected Areas (RAC/SPA)/ Centre d’Activités Régionales pour les Aires Spécialement Protégées