Junior research and programme support consultant
Company: United Nations Development Programme
Location: New York
Posted on: March 20, 2023
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Advertised on behalf of : Location : New York, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Application Deadline : 15-Mar-23 (Midnight New York, USA) Time left : 4d 15h 32m Type of Contract : Individual Contract Post Level : International Consultant Languages Required :
English Starting Date :
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start) 03-Apr-2023 Duration of Initial Contract : 3 months Expected Duration of Assignment : 3 months
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UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.
UN Women is the UN organization dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women. A global champion for women and girls, UN Women was established to accelerate progress on meeting their needs worldwide. UN Women supports UN member states as they set global standards for achieving gender equality and works with governments and civil society to design laws, policies, programmes and services needed to implement these standards. It stands behind women's equal participation in all aspects of life, focusing on five priority areas: (1) increasing women's leadership and participation; (2) ending violence against women; (3) engaging women in all aspects of peace and security processes; (4) enhancing women's economic empowerment; and (5) making gender equality central to national development planning and budgeting. UN Women coordinates and promotes the UN system's work in advancing gender equality.The Ending violence against Women (EVAW) section is part of the Policy, Programme and Intergovernmental Division at UN Women Headquarters in New York. The section is responsible for a number of functions including policy and technical advice and support to regional and country offices on EVAW, supporting the normative work on EVAW at the global level and developing and managing global level programmes.The purpose of this consultancy is to support to the ongoing work of UN Women's engagement on the Spotlight Initiative as well as other gap areas in the section. The consultant will report to the Policy and Programme Advisor on EVAW and will work in close collaboration with the rest of the team members.
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