Title
Deadline
Category Host entity Country Sort descending
Associate Human Rights Officer Nat. Specialist OHCHR Honduras
VMAM Code
HNDR000140-10152
Open

Associate Human Rights Officer

Associate Human Rights Officer

National Specialist
Host entity
OHCHR
Country
Honduras
Location, Country
Tegucigalpa (HND)
Language skills
English
Spanish
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
12 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

Under the overall supervision of the Head of Office, and the direct supervision of the Unit’s coordinator, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:

  • Gather information and report on the human rights situation in a designated geographical or thematic area, including through contacts with other United Nations actors, state authorities and the community;
  • Contribute to analysis and reports on human rights concerns, violations and abuses, and the consistency of policies, programme and norms with international human rights standards and the application of economic, social and cultural rights approach;
  • Assist in the designing and the delivering of technical assistance and capacity building to government institutions and civil society with focus on non-discrimination and economic, social and cultural rights.
  • Undertake monitoring missions and reporting, use the OHCHR database to enter cases and document allegations and violations of human rights violations with focus on non-discrimination and gender;
  • Cooperate in the organization of seminars, workshops and consultations at the national and local level to promote knowledge of standards and jurisprudence in the area of economic, social and cultural rights, and how such standards are to be used to protect and promote human rights in the context of development;
  • Contribute to the development of papers, briefings, advocacy materials, presentations and methodological tools to promote awareness and understanding of economic, social and cultural rights;
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Advanced University degree, preferably in law, political science, international relations or other disciplines related to human rights. A combination of relevant academic qualifications and experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark

Combined professional experience at national and international levels, in the field of human rights and protection.

Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Human rights, International law, Public law
Area of expertise details

Good knowledge of a range of human rights issues and mechanisms. Good communication, reporting and advocacy skills. Good analytical and research skills, including ability to evaluate and integrate information from a variety of sources and assess impact on the human rights situation in assigned country. Ability to transfer knowledge and skills. Ability to take own initiatives but also to work as part of a team in an international or multicultural environment. Knowledge of technology and use of office computer applications, including working with databases, Familiarity with the political, social and security environment of Honduras, as they pertain to human rights issues.

Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Judgement and Decision-making, Leadership, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. 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? Please 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. Application deadline: 04 August 2021 at 23:59hrs, Germany time
Education Officer in Emergencies Nat. Specialist UNICEF Honduras
VMAM Code
HNDR000141-10153
Open

Education Officer in Emergencies

Education Officer in Emergencies

National Specialist
Host entity
UNICEF
Country
Honduras
Location, Country
Tegucigalpa (HND)
Language skills
Spanish
English
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
12 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

Bajo la supervisión del responsable de la sección de Educación, el ONU Voluntario desempeñará las siguientes tareas:

  • Apoyar la planificación, implementación y gestión de la educación en los programas de emergencia trabajando con el gobierno, las agencias de la ONU y otros socios de desarrollo / humanitarios y contrapartes de ONG en las áreas de Educación Infantil, Calidad y Equidad en la educación, incluso a través del desarrollo de capacidades y el fortalecimiento de vínculos intersectoriales
  • Mejorar la eficiencia y la eficacia del proyecto mediante la implementación y las actividades de seguimiento con varios asociados en la ejecución, incluido el seguimiento de las aportaciones de UNICEF, las condiciones y los recursos locales, el flujo de asistencia de suministro y no suministro y el estado del proyecto de educación.
  • Contribuir a la producción, uso y difusión de información en el programa educativo, a través de la participación en la redacción de notas temáticas, análisis analíticos de situación, SITREPs, informes a donantes de emergencia.
  • Apoyar la implementación de mecanismos de seguimiento y evaluación mediante el desarrollo de herramientas analíticas y de seguimiento que identifiquen el progreso en relación con los objetivos educativos del programa junto con los obstáculos y las barreras. En esta área trabaja muy de cerca con el área de seguimiento y planificación.
  • Brindar asesoría y asistencia técnica a funcionarios gubernamentales y otros socios en la planificación, implementación, monitoreo y evaluación del programa.
  • Apoyo en la elaboración de propuestas humanitarias a donantes
    Realizar visitas sobre el terreno para supervisar los programas, así como realizar revisiones periódicas del programa con contrapartes gubernamentales y de ONG y otros socios.
  • Cualquier otra tarea relacionada que pueda ser requerida o asignada por el supervisor.
  • Participa en los diferentes foros de coordinación humanitaria (clúster de educación, cualquier otro clúster / sub clúster de interés, foros de coordinación gubernamental si los hubiera)
  • Coordina con colegas de otras áreas de UNICEF para garantizar la intersectorialidad de la programación humanitaria.
Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Licenciatura en áreas de ciencias sociales,educación, desarrollo, trabajo social o áreas afines.

Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark

2 años de experiencia profesional relevante en Programas de Educación o almenos una experiencia en Programas de Education in Emergency. Experiencia internacional, es ventajoso.

Language skills
  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Monitoring and evaluation, Development programme/project administration, Development programme management
Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Integrity, Managing Performance, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Working in Teams
Application procedure
¿Aún no se ha registrado en la reserva de candidatos de VNU? Por favor, primero registre su perfil en https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Importante: Después de crear su cuenta, complete todas las secciones de su perfil y envíelo. Luego diríjase a “Mi Página” a través del siguiente enlace https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage y seleccione la opción de “reclutamiento especial”. Finalmente seleccione el reclutamiento especial al cual usted desea aplicar. ¿Ya se encuentra registrada/o en la reserva de candidatos de VNU? Por favor, primero actualice su perfil en https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Luego diríjase a “Mi Página” a través del siguiente enlace https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage y seleccione la opción de “reclutamiento especial”. Finalmente seleccione el reclutamiento especial al cual usted desea aplicar. Fecha límite para postularse: 04 Agosto 2021 a las 23:59 hrs., Horario de Alemania