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El programa VNU trabaja en 150 países y territorios, desplegando Voluntarios de las Naciones Unidas para promover el desarrollo sostenible a nivel de base. Explore nuestro trabajo en las diferentes regiones del mundo.

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Strategic Health Information Officer- Communication and advocacy 16 mayo 2021 Juventud/internacional OMS Congo
OMS
Congo
Brazzaville (COG)
Inglés,Francés
Inmediatamente
24 meses
16 mayo 2021

Edad requerida: entre 18 y 29 años durante todo el periodo de servicio voluntario. Reclutamiento abierto a todas las nacionalidades, excepto a nacionales del país de asignación.

During deployment, the duties may be modified, based upon the technical needs of the Programme.

Reporting to the Team Lead, Data Analytics and Knowledge Management, and working closely with counterparts at the respective Regional Office and HQ, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:

  • Coordinate health information communication with countries, partners and other stakeholders
  • Develop advocacy plans for the WHO Regional Office for Africa on its technical work in health information, including for the Africa Health Observatory
  • Facilitate development of research products based on the work in health information for the WHO African Region
  • Review and support strengthening of the legal and regulatory environment for health information in the WHO African Region
Bachelor degree or equivalent

Essential

  • Training in a public health field including at least 2 areas from governance, research, communication and/or legal systems

Desirable

  • Masters degree training
24 Months
  • 2 years of professional work experience at the national level, in external communications. Proven experience in writing engaging communications materials.

Desirable Experience: Prior working experience with WHO/UN or with an international nongovernmental organization; experience in organizing advocacy campaigns and experience in managing publishing processes. Proven experience in writing advocacy documents. Proven experience in taking photographs or filming video which are of professional quality

  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • French(Optional), Level - Fluent
 Periodismo, medios de comunicación y radiodifusión

Computer skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of word processing, sharepoint, R studio, and web tools

Functional Knowledge and Skills:

  • Experience of work in health sector in the African Region, specifically in Universal Health Coverage implementation
  • Writing, and publishing health research articles

Competencies and Values:

  • Communication: expresses oneself clearly in conversation and interaction with others; actively listens. Produces effective written communications. Ensures that information is shared.
  • Teamwork: develops and promotes effective relationships with colleagues and team members. Deals constructively with conflicts.
  • Moving forward in a changing environment: is open to, and proposes, new approaches and ideas. Adapts and responds positively to change.
  • Promoting innovation and organizational learning: invigorates the Organization by building a culture which encourages learning and development. Sponsors innovative approaches and solutions.
  • Respecting and promoting individual and cultural differences: demonstrates ability to work constructively with people with different backgrounds and orientations. Respects differences and ensures that all can contribute.
No

Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Vision

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Application deadline: 16-04-2021

Communication Assistant 25 abril 2021 Juventud/nacional UNFPA Liberia
UNFPA
Liberia
Monrovia (LBR)
Inglés
Inmediatamente
12 meses con posible prórroga
25 abril 2021

Edad requerida: entre 18 y 29 años durante todo el periodo de servicio voluntario. Reclutamiento restricto a nacionales o residentes legales en el país de asignación.

Under the direct supervision of the National Programme Specialist Youth/ASRH (Project Focal Point) and the Communication Analyst the two National UN Youth Volunteer will:

  • Regularly develop contents and update social media channels (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube etc.) and lead efforts to mobilize followers and improve UNFPA Liberia’s presence on social media platforms
  • Coordinate the collection, editing, design and layout of contents for social media channels
  • Regularly participate in programme activities (workshops, meeting, field missions) to collect contents for real-time/live social media coverage
  • Assists in producing advocacy and communication materials such as short movies, high quality images, other printed and audio-visual products.
  • Assists in Creation and promotion of campaigns to local, national and international media on UNFPA Programme and achievements.
  • Assist in the analysis of media publications and mentions of thematic areas related to UNFPA mandate, flag the issues of concern to the appropriate Unit for response or possible intervention
  • Monitor international and national communication initiatives/campaigns/projects on promotion of sexual and reproductive health, youth, GBV prevention and response.
  • Maintains information database and photo library
  • Contribute to the development and establishment of an innovative platform/Apps to support UNFPA’s three (3) transformative goals: Zero preventable maternal mortality, Zero unmet needs for Family Planning and Zero sexual & gender-based violence and harmful practices in collaboration with the Federation of Liberian Youth (FLY).
  • Support the development of a communication strategy in collaboration with Youth Advisor/ Focal Point and young people to improve effective promotion to young people, parents and the wider community.
  • Assists in the preparation of presentations and briefing materials.
  • Assists in supporting donor’s visibility efforts by contributing to communication and visibility products customized to various donor’s requirements.
  • Assist in developing and maintaining close collaboration with youth networks
  • Maintains information database and photo library.
  • Carry out any other communications-related duties as may be required by the assigned Unit and UNFPA

Programme/Administrative Support:

  • Support in organizing and documenting meetings and other activities related to youth development programmes
  • Support activities to work collaboratively with relevant stakeholders and young people to identify and prioritize current needs, services and assets that can be built on.
  • Assist in the coordination, planning, implementation and monitoring of projects and activities targeted at young people within the framework of the UNFPA country programme
  • Support the encouragement of local youth to participate in local, national and regional programs and organizations, and connect them with peers through creating and supporting youth networks across levels
  • Assist in recording information and preparing reports concerning youth programs, costs, number of participants and equipment and facility use
  • Assist with monthly and yearly reports about youth programs and opportunities.
  • Supports all administrative tasks of the Unit
  • Provides logistical support for field missions, events, and outreach for the Unit
  • Perform any other duties as required by the supervisor.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • At least a bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, journalism or related field.
12 Months
  • At least 1 year of relevant experience managing social media accounts and websites
  • Demonstrated interest in and/or experience in the areas of gender-based violence, youth and adolescent reproductive health and gender equality is an asset
  • Computer skills (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, social media, and others).
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Web and graphic design, Journalism, mass media and broadcasting, Other communications related experience
  • Communication, journalism, public information
  • Advanced social media user with sound experience of managing social media accounts and websites
  • Good spoken and written communication skills, including ability to prepare clear and concise reports; ability to conduct presentations
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Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.

* Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

First update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile.

Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply.

This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Liberia and legal residents in Liberia with a residency permit, the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Don’t forget to tick the yes box for: “I am interested in serving as a volunteer in my own country.”

Application deadline: 25-04-2021