09/01/2023

UNICEF’s construction teams deliver value to partner countries

UNICEF is dedicated to improving the lives of children around the world. We support our programmes for children with the Construction at UNICEF construction of schools, water and sanitation facilities, health clinics and much more. UNICEF is placing greater emphasis on building infrastructure for children through, for example, an almost 50 per…, Enhanced contracts for improved construction management , UNICEF-supported construction projects have become increasingly complex and, more frequently they require multiyear contracting of engineering and construction resources to plan, manage and build. Standard contracting mechanisms needed to be revised to align with current market practices and take into consideration the financial and other risks…, Empowering UNICEF country offices with construction planning and quality assurance , SD maintains a library of tools, webinars, and guidance for country offices to plan and oversee construction. The standardization of project management resources creates efficiencies and cost savings and increases the quality and scalability of UNICEF construction support to programme countries. , Resource highlight – the Construction Project Management Toolkit , UNICEF’s new Construction Project Management Toolkit allows country offices to manage, control, and monitor construction projects and keep stakeholders informed of progress. It helps UNICEF engineers to identify problems during the early stages of construction design and implementation and proposes solutions to manage even the most complex…, Building capacity and expertise of UNICEF’s global construction professionals, UNICEF is committed to professionalism in the construction process by recruiting, developing and retaining its talent pool. A project can be a complex multi-stakeholder venture and UNICEF construction professionals have a crucial role in convening stakeholders and teams, designing infrastructure and overseeing implementation. A group of…