Vacancy – Consultant Project Officer

The Caribbean Policy Development Centre (CPDC) is seeking to recruit a Consultant Project Officer to work under the direct supervision of the Officer in Charge. The Contractor is expected to provide thematic technical assistance to the CPDC in overall coordination, implementation and monitoring of project actions that seek to build Good Governance within the Caribbean civil society community. The Contractor will serve as an external contractor functioning in a capacity to ensure a coordinated approach to the implementation of project activities. The candidate should have relevant experience working with NGOs in the region and experience in project administration with considerable knowledge of NGO Good Governance methodologies.

Kindly note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 

Terms of reference : Terms of Reference – Consultant Project Officer

Deadline: March 16th ,2020

INTERN – PROGRAMME SUPPORT (2 Positions), I (Temporary Job Opening)

INTERN – PROGRAMME SUPPORT (2 Positions), I (Temporary Job Opening)

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment. The Governance Affairs office engages with and guides all relevant stakeholders ranging from Member States, major groups and stakeholders as well as business and the private sector. The two internship positions under recruitment are both located in the Civil Society Unit, Governance Affairs Office, Nairobi, Kenya. The Civil Society Unit engages on civil society matters and ensures effective participation of major groups and stakeholders in UNEP’s work at all levels. These allies and partners to UNEP provide long-term, broad-based and essential support for UNEP mission and mandate.

The duration of the Internship is three months minimum; maximum is six months.
The Internship is unpaid and full-time.
Interns work five days per week (35-40 hours) under the supervision of a staff member in the department or office to which they are assigned.
Telephone or interviews via skype will be scheduled for shortlisted candidates.

Duty Station: NAIROBI

Posting Period: 24 February 2020 – 09 March 2020

For more information click here: https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=132063&Lang=en-US

Technical Specialist on Gender Equality

UNDP Barbados & the Eastern Caribbean is seeking to recruit a talented Technical Specialist on Gender Equality to join the newly established PMU of the “Enabling Gender-Responsive Disaster Recovery, Climate and Environmental Resilience in the Caribbean” (EnGenDER) initiative. Nationals of Barbados and nationals of the OECS countries, who hold the CARICOM Skills certificate, are eligible to apply by submitting their application through the UNDP Portal.

Deadline : February 29th ,2020

For more information click on the link: http://bit.ly/32cieEb

Summer School in Human Rights Litigation

The Open Society Justice Initiative and Hertie School of Governance invite applicants for the 2020 Summer School in Human Rights Litigation, to be held in Berlin from June 8 to 12.

The summer school provides a unique opportunity for human rights professionals to build on their experience and to develop their skills to successfully bring cases to the regional human rights systems and the UN treaty bodies, and to use those cases to achieve practical change. The curriculum will combine presentations, case studies, exercises, and discussion groups with preparatory work and further reading to ensure full maximum benefit for those attending the course. Participants will be invited to provide information on their work and those concrete examples will help shape discussion.

The deadline for applications is February 21, 2020.

Additional course information and instructions for applications can be found via the online application module application.hertie-school.org.

Women Major Group: The Application for the 2020 Class of Young Leaders is Now

Women Major Group: The Application for the 2020 Class of Young Leaders is Now

 

Women Deliver is launching the search for the next class of our award-winning Young Leaders Program and we need your help!

The Women Deliver Young Leaders Program connects passionate young advocates with the platforms, the people, and the resources to amplify their influence to advance gender equality. To date, the program has supported 700 young advocates from 138 countries who are on the front lines of advancing gender equality and the health and rights of girls and women.

This year, Women Deliver will select 300 young advocates who are taking a stand for gender equality and drive positive change in their communities, countries, and around the world. We are accepting applications from 3 February to 13 March 2020 and welcome applicants between the ages of 15-28 from diverse backgrounds and all levels of experience.

Application Deadline: 13 March 2020 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (ET)

For more information click here: https://womendeliver.org/youth/young-leaders-program/apply/