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Title
Deadline
Category Host entity Country
Population Data Fellow, FGM Data and Research (Burkina Faso) 21 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNFPA Burkina Faso
UNFPA
Burkina Faso
Ouagadougou (BFA)
English,French
Immediate
18 months with possibility of extension
21 August 2020

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

The FGM Data Fellows Programme will be coordinated by the Chiefs of the Gender & Human Rights (GHRB) and Population Data (PDB) Branches which will provide leadership and overall guidance. Technical supervision and monitoring will be under the responsibility of FGM focal points at country/regional level and/or under the Technical Specialist at PDB and the Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist at HQ/FGM coordination level. The Fellow will be assigned to the following tasks:

  • Learn and apply statistical techniques to analyze data collected through complex survey designs, such as DHS and MICS;
  • Feed UNFPA’s global databases with indicators on FGM at national and regional level;
  • Contribute to studies and research using a combination of survey and the Joint Programme data to provide new knowledge and evidence on FGM
  • Visualize analytical results, through maps, figures, and charts, and tables supporting annual reports, among others;
  • Contribute to the development of informational brochures and material to support evidence-based communication and advocacy for the UNFPA-UNICEF Joint Programme to Eliminate FGM at national and regional level;
  • Respond to data requests by national and regional entities, the Coordinator and Monitoring and Evaluation Focal Point of the Joint Programme to Eliminate FGM, as well as Headquarters;
  • Contribute to GBV knowledge, specifically the KnowVAW data
  • Perform any other related tasks as required or assigned by the supervisor.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • University undergraduate degree or equivalent in the quantitative and/or qualitative social sciences, such as demography, public health epidemiology, statistics, sociology, economics or related discipline (such as computer science), Master’s degree preferred.
24 Months
  • Demonstrated interest and/or experience in applied statistics, public health, epidemiology, or demography;
  • Working knowledge of relevant statistical packages (particular in R, or related statistical tools/packages such as SAS, Stata or SPSS) and willingness to learn (or existing familiarity with) GitHub or version control systems;
  • Knowledge on gender related studies, especially on harmful practice including female genital mutilation is an asset;
  • Demonstrated experience in the use of GIS software (such as ArcGIS or QGIS) is an asset;
  • Familiarity and experience in carrying out descriptive statistical analysis;
  • Familiarity with qualitative data collection and analysis;
  • Computer skills (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, social media, and others);
  • Motivated to contribute towards peace and development and to serve others;
  • Good interpersonal, networking and communication skills;
  • Willingness to contribute and work as part of a team;
  • Flexible and open to learning and new experiences;
  • Respect for diversity and adaptability to other cultures, environments and living conditions;
  • Previous experience as a volunteer and/or experience of another culture, (i.e. studies, volunteer work, internship) would be highly regarded
  • Open to work remotely and willing to travel in other countries.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Statistics
No

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

1. Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup

2. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it.

3. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink

4. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.

* Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

1. Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile.

2. 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: 21 August 2020

Population Data Fellow, FGM Data and Research (Nigeria) 21 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNFPA Nigeria
UNFPA
Nigeria
Abuja (NGA)
English
Immediate
18 months with possibility of extension
21 August 2020

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

The FGM Data Fellows Programme will be coordinated by the Chiefs of the Gender & Human Rights (GHRB) and Population Data (PDB) Branches which will provide leadership and overall guidance. Technical supervision and monitoring will be under the responsibility of FGM focal points at country/regional level and/or under the Technical Specialist at PDB and the Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist at HQ/FGM coordination level. The Fellow will be assigned to the following tasks:

  • Learn and apply statistical techniques to analyze data collected through complex survey designs, such as DHS and MICS;
  • Feed UNFPA’s global databases with indicators on FGM at national and regional level;
  • Contribute to studies and research using a combination of survey and the Joint Programme data to provide new knowledge and evidence on FGM
  • Visualize analytical results, through maps, figures, and charts, and tables supporting annual reports, among others;
  • Contribute to the development of informational brochures and material to support evidence-based communication and advocacy for the UNFPA-UNICEF Joint Programme to Eliminate FGM at national and regional level;
  • Respond to data requests by national and regional entities, the Coordinator and Monitoring and Evaluation Focal Point of the Joint Programme to Eliminate FGM, as well as Headquarters;
  • Contribute to GBV knowledge, specifically the KnowVAW data
  • Perform any other related tasks as required or assigned by the supervisor.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • University undergraduate degree or equivalent in the quantitative and/or qualitative social sciences, such as demography, public health epidemiology, statistics, sociology, economics or related discipline (such as computer science), Master’s degree preferred.
24 Months
  • Demonstrated interest and/or experience in applied statistics, public health, epidemiology, or demography;
  • Working knowledge of relevant statistical packages (particular in R, or related statistical tools/packages such as SAS, Stata or SPSS) and willingness to learn (or existing familiarity with) GitHub or version control systems;
  • Knowledge on gender related studies, especially on harmful practice including female genital mutilation is an asset;
  • Demonstrated experience in the use of GIS software (such as ArcGIS or QGIS) is an asset;
  • Familiarity and experience in carrying out descriptive statistical analysis;
  • Familiarity with qualitative data collection and analysis;
  • Computer skills (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, social media, and others);
  • Motivated to contribute towards peace and development and to serve others;
  • Good interpersonal, networking and communication skills;
  • Willingness to contribute and work as part of a team;
  • Flexible and open to learning and new experiences;
  • Respect for diversity and adaptability to other cultures, environments and living conditions;
  • Previous experience as a volunteer and/or experience of another culture, (i.e. studies, volunteer work, internship) would be highly regarded
  • Open to work remotely and willing to travel in other countries.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Statistics
No

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

1. Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup

2. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it.

3. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink

4. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.

* Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

1. Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile.

2. 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: 21 August 2020

Population Data Fellow, FGM Data and Research (Senegal) 21 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNFPA Senegal
UNFPA
Senegal
Dakar (SEN)
English,French
Immediate
18 months with possibility of extension
21 August 2020

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

The FGM Data Fellows Programme will be coordinated by the Chiefs of the Gender & Human Rights (GHRB) and Population Data (PDB) Branches which will provide leadership and overall guidance. Technical supervision and monitoring will be under the responsibility of FGM focal points at country/regional level and/or under the Technical Specialist at PDB and the Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist at HQ/FGM coordination level. The Fellow will be assigned to the following tasks:

  • Learn and apply statistical techniques to analyze data collected through complex survey designs, such as DHS and MICS;
  • Feed UNFPA’s global databases with indicators on FGM at national and regional level;
  • Contribute to studies and research using a combination of survey and the Joint Programme data to provide new knowledge and evidence on FGM
  • Visualize analytical results, through maps, figures, and charts, and tables supporting annual reports, among others;
  • Contribute to the development of informational brochures and material to support evidence-based communication and advocacy for the UNFPA-UNICEF Joint Programme to Eliminate FGM at national and regional level;
  • Respond to data requests by national and regional entities, the Coordinator and Monitoring and Evaluation Focal Point of the Joint Programme to Eliminate FGM, as well as Headquarters;
  • Contribute to GBV knowledge, specifically the KnowVAW data
  • Perform any other related tasks as required or assigned by the supervisor.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • University undergraduate degree or equivalent in the quantitative and/or qualitative social sciences, such as demography, public health epidemiology, statistics, sociology, economics or related discipline (such as computer science), Master’s degree preferred.
24 Months
  • Demonstrated interest and/or experience in applied statistics, public health, epidemiology, or demography;
  • Working knowledge of relevant statistical packages (particular in R, or related statistical tools/packages such as SAS, Stata or SPSS) and willingness to learn (or existing familiarity with) GitHub or version control systems;
  • Knowledge on gender related studies, especially on harmful practice including female genital mutilation is an asset;
  • Demonstrated experience in the use of GIS software (such as ArcGIS or QGIS) is an asset;
  • Familiarity and experience in carrying out descriptive statistical analysis;
  • Familiarity with qualitative data collection and analysis;
  • Computer skills (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, social media, and others);
  • Motivated to contribute towards peace and development and to serve others;
  • Good interpersonal, networking and communication skills;
  • Willingness to contribute and work as part of a team;
  • Flexible and open to learning and new experiences;
  • Respect for diversity and adaptability to other cultures, environments and living conditions;
  • Previous experience as a volunteer and/or experience of another culture, (i.e. studies, volunteer work, internship) would be highly regarded
  • Open to work remotely and willing to travel in other countries.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Statistics
No

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

1. Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup

2. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it.

3. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink

4. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.

* Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

1. Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile.

2. 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: 21 August 2020

Population Data Fellow, FGM Data and Research (Egypt) 21 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNFPA Egypt
UNFPA
Egypt
Cairo (EGY)
English,Arabic
Immediate
18 months with possibility of extension
21 August 2020

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

The FGM Data Fellows Programme will be coordinated by the Chiefs of the GHR and PDGender & Human Rights (GHRB) and Population Data (PDB) Branches which will provide leadership and overall guidance. Technical supervision and monitoring will be under the responsibility of FGM focal points at country/regional level and/or under the Technical Specialist at PDB and the Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist at HQ/FGM coordination level. The Fellow will be assigned to the following tasks:

  • Learn and apply statistical techniques to analyze data collected through complex survey designs, such as DHS and MICS;
  • Feed UNFPA’s global databases with indicators on FGM at national and regional level;
  • Contribute to studies and research using a combination of survey and the Joint Programme data to provide new knowledge and evidence on FGM
  • Visualize analytical results, through maps, figures, and charts, and tables supporting annual reports, among others;
  • Contribute to the development of informational brochures and material to support evidence-based communication and advocacy for the UNFPA-UNICEF Joint Programme to Eliminate FGM at national and regional level;
  • Respond to data requests by national and regional entities, the Coordinator and Monitoring and Evaluation Focal Point of the Joint Programme to Eliminate FGM, as well as Headquarters;
  • Contribute to GBV knowledge, specifically the KnowVAW data
  • Perform any other related tasks as required or assigned by the supervisor.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • University undergraduate degree or equivalent in the quantitative and/or qualitative social sciences, such as demography, public health epidemiology, statistics, sociology, economics or related discipline (such as computer science), Master’s degree preferred.
24 Months
  • Demonstrated interest and/or experience in applied statistics, public health, epidemiology, or demography;
  • Working knowledge of relevant statistical packages (particular in R, or related statistical tools/packages such as SAS, Stata or SPSS) and willingness to learn (or existing familiarity with) GitHub or version control systems;
  • Knowledge on gender related studies, especially on harmful practice including female genital mutilation is an asset;
  • Demonstrated experience in the use of GIS software (such as ArcGIS or QGIS) is an asset;
  • Familiarity and experience in carrying out descriptive statistical analysis;
  • Familiarity with qualitative data collection and analysis;
  • Computer skills (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, social media, and others);
  • Motivated to contribute towards peace and development and to serve others;
  • Good interpersonal, networking and communication skills;
  • Willingness to contribute and work as part of a team;
  • Flexible and open to learning and new experiences;
  • Respect for diversity and adaptability to other cultures, environments and living conditions;
  • Previous experience as a volunteer and/or experience of another culture, (i.e. studies, volunteer work, internship) would be highly regarded
  • Open to work remotely and willing to travel in other countries.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Arabic(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Statistics
No

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

1. Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup

2. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it.

3. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink

4. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.

* Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

1. Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile.

2. 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: 21 August 2020

Population Data Fellow, FGM Data and Research (Kenya) 21 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNFPA Kenya
UNFPA
Kenya
Nairobi (KEN)
English
Immediate
18 months with possibility of extension
21 August 2020

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

The FGM Data Fellows Programme will be coordinated by the Chiefs of the Gender & Human Rights (GHRB) and Population Data (PDB) Branches which will provide leadership and overall guidance. Technical supervision and monitoring will be under the responsibility of FGM focal points at country/regional level and/or under the Technical Specialist at PDB and the Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist at HQ/FGM coordination level. The Fellow will be assigned to the following tasks:

  • Learn and apply statistical techniques to analyze data collected through complex survey designs, such as DHS and MICS;
  • Feed UNFPA’s global databases with indicators on FGM at national and regional level;
  • Contribute to studies and research using a combination of survey and the Joint Programme data to provide new knowledge and evidence on FGM
  • Visualize analytical results, through maps, figures, and charts, and tables supporting annual reports, among others;
  • Contribute to the development of informational brochures and material to support evidence-based communication and advocacy for the UNFPA-UNICEF Joint Programme to Eliminate FGM at national and regional level;
  • Respond to data requests by national and regional entities, the Coordinator and Monitoring and Evaluation Focal Point of the Joint Programme to Eliminate FGM, as well as Headquarters;
  • Contribute to GBV knowledge, specifically the KnowVAW data
  • Perform any other related tasks as required or assigned by the supervisor.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • University undergraduate degree or equivalent in the quantitative and/or qualitative social sciences, such as demography, public health epidemiology, statistics, sociology, economics or related discipline (such as computer science), Master’s degree preferred.
24 Months
  • Demonstrated interest and/or experience in applied statistics, public health, epidemiology, or demography;
  • Working knowledge of relevant statistical packages (particular in R, or related statistical tools/packages such as SAS, Stata or SPSS) and willingness to learn (or existing familiarity with) GitHub or version control systems;
  • Knowledge on gender related studies, especially on harmful practice including female genital mutilation is an asset;
  • Demonstrated experience in the use of GIS software (such as ArcGIS or QGIS) is an asset;
  • Familiarity and experience in carrying out descriptive statistical analysis;
  • Familiarity with qualitative data collection and analysis;
  • Computer skills (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, social media, and others);
  • Motivated to contribute towards peace and development and to serve others;
  • Good interpersonal, networking and communication skills;
  • Willingness to contribute and work as part of a team;
  • Flexible and open to learning and new experiences;
  • Respect for diversity and adaptability to other cultures, environments and living conditions;
  • Previous experience as a volunteer and/or experience of another culture, (i.e. studies, volunteer work, internship) would be highly regarded
  • Open to work remotely and willing to travel in other countries.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Statistics
No

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

1. Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup

2. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it.

3. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink

4. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.

* Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

1. Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile.

2. 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: 21 August 2020

Administrative Associate 18 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNDCO Turkey
UNDCO
Turkey
Istanbul (TUR)
English,Russian
Immediate
12 months with possibility of extension
18 August 2020

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of the Regional Director, UNDCO, Istanbul or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UNV Administrative Associate will:

  • Assist in the overall functioning of the UNDCO Regional Desk.
  • Provide substantive and administrative support in managing priorities and work flow of the Regional Director UNDCO; coordinate and monitor multiple and diverse activities to ensure that management directives and decisions are properly carried out and products delivered in a timely manner.
  • Manage financial resources; provide reporting on use of funds, and track progress on workplan.
  • Manage operational support activities (procurement, travel, leave management) for the Regional Desk.
  • Organize procurement of consultants, and contract and vendor management.
  • Maintain expert roster management and the identification of consultants to support the region/countries, in collaboration with UNDCO Headquarters.
  • Oversee preparations of annual results and financial reporting and draft minutes of regional meetings.
  • Provide logistical support for training, meetings, and events, and administrative support and correspondence management.
  • Support the identification of expertise for the provision of regional support to United Nations Country Teams (UNCTs).
  • Manage scheduling on behalf of the Regional Director.
  • Screen and prioritize incoming correspondence; compile relevant background documents and references; identify issues requiring the Regional Director ‘s attention and refer others to relevant officers for appropriate disposition; monitor and follow-up on actions to be taken.
  • Independently handle a wide range of complex information requests; and draft responses.
  • Organize meetings, etc., handling all necessary arrangements.
  • Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
Bachelor degree or equivalent

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant area.

24 Months
  • At least 2 years of professional work experience in programme or project support and administration, technical cooperation or other relevant areas.
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience organizing and coordinating meetings, conferences and events is required.
  • Field experience in development cooperation is desirable.
  • Experience in the United Nations system or a comparable international organization is desirable.
  • Experience with inter-agency or interorganizational collaboration in the development sector is desirable.
  • Experience working in a multicultural team at country, regional and global levels is desirable.
  • Experience working with senior officials in the United Nations System or a comparable international organization is desirable.
  • Experience with Umoja is desirable.
  • Excellent oral and written skills in English; excellent drafting, formulation, reporting skills.
  • Accuracy and professionalism in document production and editing.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; culturally and socially sensitive; ability to work inclusively and collaboratively with a range of partners, including grassroots community members, religious and youth organizations, and authorities at different levels; familiarity with tools and approaches of communications for development.
  • Ability to work and adapt professionally and effectively in a challenging environment; ability to work effectively in a multicultural team of international and national personnel.
  • Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, etc.) and email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment.
  • Self-motivated, ability to work with minimum supervision; ability to work with tight deadlines.
  • Sound security awareness.
  • Have affinity with or interest in coordination, volunteerism as a mechanism for durable development, and the UN System.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Russian(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Administration and administrative assistance
No

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

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?

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 Turkey and legal residents with a residency

permit, the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply.

Application deadline 18th. August 2020.

Projects Assistance and Liaison Officer 22 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNDP Yemen
UNDP
Yemen
Hodeidah (YEM)
Arabic,English
Immediate
3 months with possibility of extension
22 August 2020

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of the Head of Sub Office or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UNV Projects assistance and liaison officer will:

  • In cooperation with the different project specialists, the projects assistance and liaison officer will support projects logistical, administrative and financial needs, and support the outreach to local institutions and local communities. Thanks to his/her knowledge of the Hodeidah governorate, the incumbent will assist projects in ensuring local institutions and local communities are engaged in the design and implementation of projects, and their feedback is appropriately heard and incorporated. He/She will also support the organization of local-level workshops and awareness campaigns, support the implementation of spot checks and to address beneficiaries’ grievances.
  • Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
Bachelor degree or equivalent

Bachelor’s degree in business administration, accounting, political science or related area of study;

36 Months
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience at the national level in local administration and/or civil society liaison;
  • In depth knowledge of and working experience in Hodeidah city/governorate is required;
  • Experience with gender equality and dealing with vulnerable groups is an asset; and
  • Have affinity with or interest in sustainable development, volunteerism as a mechanism for durable development, and the UN System.
  • Arabic(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
Other development programme/project experience
No

Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Knowledge Sharing, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

* 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.

This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Yemen and legal residents in Yemen with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply.

Application deadline: 22-August-2020.

Communication Specialist 19 August 2020 Nat. Specialist WHO Egypt
WHO
Egypt
Cairo (EGY)
English,Arabic
01 September 2020
6 months with possibility of extension
19 August 2020

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of the Regional Advisor, Community-Based
Initiatives and Healthy Settings (CBI), or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UNV
Communications Assistant will:
• Developing advocacy and communication materials for Healthy Cities
• Collecting and disseminating best practices and success stories in the context of healthy cities for
experience exchange
• Organizing and conducting workshops with National and Cities Authorities
• Updating the Regional Healthy Cities Network website
• Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.

Bachelor degree or equivalent

- University degree in mass Communications, media relations, or journalism or other relevant fields.

24 Months

- Experience in communications, content writing, advocacy and campaign management, social media
and research analysis.

  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Arabic(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Journalism, mass media and broadcasting, Other communications related experience, Public information and reporting
No

Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Communication, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Technological Awareness, Working in Teams

1. Go to https://vmam.unv.org/
2. Click on “Candidate Signup”
3. Register with UNV database by entering basic personal information
4. Click “Sign Up”
5. Receive notification e-mail to your provided e-mail
6. Click on the link in the e-mail to validate the e-mail address
7. Complete all the required sections (experience, education, languages, etc.) under “My Profile”
(Congratulations! Your profile was successfully entered into UNV database and will be considered for future Assignments in Jordan and internationally.
8. Go to “My Page” -> continue to “Special Calls” -> click “Apply” for the assignment -> press "Submit my Application”

Técnico/a de inclusión LGBTI y Alianzas 11 September 2020 Nat. University UNDP Dominican Republic
UNDP
Dominican Republic
Santo Domingo (DOM)
Spanish
21 September 2020
6 months
11 September 2020

Candidate age: between 18 and 29 throughout the entire duration of their assignment. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment. Candidates must be students of any academic program (BA/BSc, Masters, PhD) and keep this status during the whole period of the volunteer assignment.

La o el Voluntario Nacional Universitario/a de las Naciones Unidas se encargará de las siguientes tareas:

  1. Facilitar la creación de conocimiento sobre las personas LGBTI, la recopilación de datos y fomento del trabajo inclusivo en el sector privado y su relación con otros potenciales sectores (privado, público, academia y cooperación) en la República Dominicana.
    • Realizar investigaciones y desarrollar prácticas estratégicas de acercamiento de las personas LGBTI al sector privado;
    • Contribuir a la promoción de la inclusión de personas LGBTI en actividades e iniciativas identificadas de manera conjunta desde el Sistema ONU, con especial atención a lascoordinadas y lideradas por el PNUD República Dominicana, con un enfoque especial en la inclusión laboral;
    • Organizar y realizar talleres para empresas nacionales y multinacionales para promover la inclusión laboral de personas LGBTI.
    • Apoyar las actividades del proyecto de recuperación socioeconómica inclusiva y medios de vida de personas LGBTI, personas con discapacidad y migrantes durante el COVID-19 que dirige el PNUD.
    • Realizar acciones para promover las normas de conducta para las empresas hacer frente a la discriminación contra las personas LGBTI del Alto Comisionado de las Naciones Unidas para los Derechos Humanos.
    • Participar en esfuerzos interagenciales tomando como punto de partida el Marco de Asistencia de las Nacionea Unidas (MANUD) y mediante la participación en la Red Interganecial de Alianzas y Financiación para el Desarrollo (RIAFD), entre otros.
    • Otras tareas que pueden ser requeridas.

  1. Identificar y fomentar alianzas con socios externos relacionadas con el sector privado (es decir, oficinas gubernamentales, empresas nacionales y multinacionales, sindicatos de trabajadores, etc.) y otras agencias de la ONU en torno a la Agenda 2030.
  1. Apoyar en las iniciativas de Derechos Humanos desde el Sistema ONU, con especial atención a las promovidas desde la Unidad de Desarrollo Humano Sostenible, más específicamente a través de asistencia técnica y apoyo en el proyecto "Ser LGBTI en el Caribe". Este apoyo implica: participar en las actividades relacionadas con este proyecto, trabajar en contacto directo con las ONG, monitorear el proceso a través de informes de las diferentes actividades en las que participamos, entre otros.

  1. Contribuir a la sensibilización y la creación de capacidad del personal ONU, con especial énfasis a PNUD, sobre la inclusión de las personas LGBTI, especialmente las personas trans, mediante la coordinación de actividades y eventos regulares con diferentes partes interesadas (es decir, personal de las Naciones Unidas, gobierno, academia, sector privado, municipios y sociedad civil)
  1. Dar apoyo administrativo para conferencias, talleres, retiros así como colaborar en el control adecuado de documentos de respaldo para pagos e informes financieros, verificar los documentos relacionados enviados por los socios implementadores antes de enviarlos al Asistente de Finanzas para su verificación.

Además, los participantes en el Programa de Talento deben:

  • Fortalecer su conocimiento sobre los ODS y el Sistema de Desarrollo de las Naciones Unidas;
  • fortalecer su conocimiento y comprensión del concepto de voluntariado leyendo publicaciones VNU y externas relevantes y participando activamente en las actividades de VNU (por ejemplo, en eventos que marcan el Día Internacional del Voluntariado);
  • Elaborar artículos e informes sobre experiencias de campo para publicaciones en sitios web, boletines, comunicados de prensa del PNUD y de la ONU, etc..;
  • Promover o asesorar a los grupos locales en el uso del voluntariado en línea, o alentar a las personas y organizaciones locales relevantes a utilizar el servicio de voluntariado en línea del programa VNU siempre que sea técnicamente posible.
Secondary education
  • Ser estudiante Universitario/a en cualquier carrera;
  • La experiencia laboral en derechos humanos e inclusión LGBTI, con enfoque en personas Trans será una ventaja significativa, pero no un requisito.
  • Conocimiento sobre derechos humanos e inclusión de personas LGBTI, con enfoque en personas Trans;
  • Conocimiento sobre la Agenda 2030 es deseado;
  • Interés en la ONU y adaptabilidad a un entorno multicultural;
  • Fuerte compromiso de trabajar por el desarrollo sostenible y los derechos humanos.
  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Social inclusion
  • La experiencia laboral en derechos humanos e inclusión LGBTI, con enfoque en personas Trans será una ventaja significativa, pero no un requisito.
  • Conocimiento sobre derechos humanos e inclusión de personas LGBTI, con enfoque en personas Trans;
  • Conocimiento sobre la Agenda 2030 es deseado;
No

¿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.

NACIONAL UNIVERSITARIO
Esta es una oportunidad de voluntariado Nacional Universitario, por lo tanto, solamente son elegibles para esta oportunidad aquellos candidatos/as que cumplan con los tres siguientes requisitos:

- Contar con nacionalidad Dominicana o residentes en República Dominicana que cuenten con el permiso legal de residencia en ese país, o con el estatus de refugiado o de apátrida;
- Tener entre 18 y 29 años de edad durante toda la asignación de voluntariado;
- Estar cursando un programa de licenciatura (BA/BSc.), maestría (Masters/Magíster), posgrado (diplomado/especialización) o doctorado (PhD), debiendo continuar matriculados durante todo el periodo de servicio como voluntario universitario y después.
> Acuérdese de incluir en su perfil VNU, en la sección "Formación Académica" una nueva línea para su curso académico actual (se puede poner una fecha futura para el término del curso universitario).
> Por favor cargue su comprobante de matrícula para el semestre/año en curso al momento de grabar su formación académica actual.

Fecha límite para postularse: 11 Septiembre 2020, a las 23:59 hrs (Horario de Alemania)

Comunicación y género 13 August 2020 Community Volunteer WFP Panama
WFP
Panama
Panama City (PAN)
Spanish,English
Immediate
8 months
13 August 2020

Minimum age: 18 years old. Applicants must be local residents in the community of assignment.

El puesto de comunicaciones y género estará bajo la supervisión general de la Asesora Regional de Género, bajo la Unidad de Programas, y coordinará su trabajo con la Unidad de Comunicación. Ella/él trabajará en estrecha colaboración con Oficiales de Género, Puntos focales de Genero y Oficiales y Asistentes de Comunicación Nacionales tanto en Panamá como en los 12 países de la región.
Se espera que el/la voluntario/a apoye a WFP en la elaboración y compilación de materiales comunicacionales sobre género y empoderamiento de las mujeres rurales para visibilizar el trabajo de WFP en la región en esta área de trabajo. Asimismo, apoyará en eventos y campañas en Panamá y regionales relacionados con temática de género.

RESPONSABILIDADES CLAVE
• Apoyar en la compilación y organización de historias, videos, fotos y otros productos de comunicación provenientes de la región y del archivo existente sobre la temática de género y empoderamiento de las mujeres.
• Escribir blogs en Medium para historias.wfp.org y artículos cortos para la intranet.
• Sugerir y desarrollar contenido para Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn y Twitter en español principalmente (inglés y francés deseable), siguiendo los lineamientos de WFP.
• Editar fotos y videos cortos usando entrevistas, imágenes de apoyo y fotos siguiendo las pautas y lineamientos de WFP
• Crear gráficos, infográficos y otros productos de diseño usando programas tipo Canva y el paquete de software de Adobe.
• Apoyar en el desarrollo y realización de ideas, productos y eventos internos y externos relacionados a la temática de género y para promocionar historias de mujeres rurales y sus derechos.
• Traducir material al español o al inglés.
• Completar otros proyectos según lo asignado, incluida la preparación de presentaciones de Power Point.
• Otras tareas solicitadas por la supervisora

Secondary education

Las personas candidatas deben estar inscritas en un programa de licenciatura o posgrado de una universidad reconocida en una de las siguientes áreas: Comunicaciones, Diseño, Producción Multimedia, Periodismo y/o programas relacionados. Así mismo conocimiento de temas de género y empoderamiento de las mujeres como parte de los estudios realizados.
• El/La candidato/a debe haber asistido a cursos en los últimos 12 meses y haber completado al menos dos años de estudios de pregrado.
• Las personas recién graduadas (hasta 6 meses) son también elegibles para aplicar.

Las personas candidatas deben estar inscritas en un programa de licenciatura o posgrado de una universidad reconocida en una de las siguientes áreas: comunicaciones, Diseño, Producción Multimedia, Periodismo y/o programas relacionados. Así mismo conocimiento de temas de género y empoderamiento de las mujeres como parte de los estudios realizados.
• El/La pasante debe haber asistido a cursos en los últimos 12 meses y haber completado al menos dos años estudios de pregrado.
• Las personas recién graduadas (hasta 6 meses) son también elegibles para solicitar la pasantía.

  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Gender equality and the advancement of women, Journalism, mass media and broadcasting
  • Diseño, Producción Multimedia, Periodismo y/o programas relacionados.
  • Conocimiento de temas de género y empoderamiento de las mujeres.
No

¿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.

Application deadline: 13-August-2020 at 23:59hrs, Germany time