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Programme Specialist (HD & MDG), New York
UNIFEM Jobs Ending violence against women is receiving increased attention from governments, civil society, donors and the UN system. This is an encouraging indication that this universal human rights violation is increasingly receiving the concern and support it merits. In response, the Global Safe Cities Free of Violence against Women and Girls Programme was initiated at UN Women Headquarters which was recently launched in New Delhi on November 22nd 2010. As the programme begins the next development phase, working in five pilot countries, with numerous global, UN, and implementing NGO and research partners, a Programme Associate is needed to support these processes in order to ensure effective delivery of this flagship initiative.
Social Policy Specialist (Poverty and Inequality), New York
Communication for Development Specialist (Social Change), New York Communication for Development Specialist (Social Change) United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) United Nations Children's Fund Closing date: 04 Feb 2011 Location: United States of America (the) - New York Purpose of the Position
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United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) Workshop on Intellectual Property and Sustainable Development Organized by UNITAR and WIPO 6 and 7 February 2014 We would like to inform delegates from the Permanent Missions to the UN that UNITAR New York and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) will be holding a two and a half day workshop on Intellectual Property and Sustainable Development at the start of February, 2014. The workshop will take place from 10.00 a.m. until 5.00 p.m. on Thursday the 6th and from 10.00 a.m. until 1.00 p.m. on Friday the 7th at the WIPO Coordination Office located at 2 UN Plaza, Suite 2525, DC2, New York, NY, 10017. Please register online at www.unitar.org/event/unitarwipo-workshop-intellectual-property-and-sustainable-development
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Home 11-22 November 2013, Warsaw, Poland - More than 12,000 negotiators, observers and NGOs met in Warsaw, Poland from 11-22 November 2013 for the 19th Conference of the Parties (COP 19) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The talks in Warsaw were not dramatic, though hard fought at times, and have kept the process on track towards a new universal agreement on climate change in 2015. Significant decisions were made in the area of deforestation, and loss and damage.
| Description | Qualifications | Training | Contract | Outcomes | JPO Service Centre | Description The Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Programme provides young professionals pursuing a career in development with hands-on experience in multi-lateral technical co-operation. The JPO Programme is administered by the JPO Service Centre (JPOSC) for the following organizations: Junior Professional Officer Service Centre
A World of Development Experience Put your ideas, experience and expertise to work. At the United Nations Millennium Summit, the world's leaders pledged to cut global poverty in half by 2015. The United Nations Development Programme is charged with helping make this happen. We want your help to do it.
Employment Current Vacancies | Experts and Trainers RosterJPO Opportunities | Internship Programme The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) is now hiring expert practitioners for the following assignments. Note: The UN Women Personal History Form (P11) is required when applying for all vacancies and must be attached as part of online application in place of CV/résumé. Current Vacancies