St/AI/2013/4 United Nations Secretariat 19 December 2013 Administrative Instruction Consultants and Individual Contractors The Under-Secretary-General for Management, in accordance with Secretary-General Section 4.2 4 7.3. The individual contractor is responsible for the payment of taxes collected by his government or other entities on his UNOPS revenues. Under no circumstances is UNOPS responsible for the payment or refund of these bank fees related to a payment will be borne by the individual contractor. UnOPS is not able to accumulate the profit count. The individual contractor may request or accept UNOPS instructions from an authority outside UNOPS. If an authority outside UNOPS is trying to impose UNOPS instructions, the unops must immediately inform the unops and provide all necessary assistance to UNOPS to remedy this situation. The individual contractor does not take any action that could harm the interests of UNOPS and the individual contractor must fulfil its obligations under the agreement, taking full account of the interests of UNOPS. During the UNOPS period of service, the individual contractor must refrain from any conduct detrimental to the UNOPS system or the rest of the Un system (or both); and may not engage in any activity incompatible with its provision of services to UNOPS under this agreement, and may not offer direct or indirect benefits resulting from the performance or award of the agreement or the award of the agreement to a representative, official or other staff of UNOPS or any other UNOPS entity The individual contractor is solely responsible for the rights of third parties resulting from negligence or intentional performance or performance of a contract. , and ensures that UNOPS is not held responsible for these claims The national contractor engages UNOPS and its officials, national representatives, staff and contractors in and against all legal actions, proceedings, claims, claims, claims, claims freely, defended and retained and retained, losses and liability of any kind or of any kind, including, but not limited to, any legal fees and costs, legal fees, compensation and damages arising from allegations or claims that UNOPS` use of products, materials or other goods or services provided by the individual contractor constitutes a violation of a patent, copyright, copyright, trademark or other intellectual property rights; and asserts or claims that, for the duration of the agreement, the individual contractor caused damage, loss and damage, physical or financial or both, for a person who is not a contracting party, including, but not only, allegations and claims of the type of workers` right to compensation.