Millennium Development Goals


At the United Nations Millennium Summit, world leaders put development at the heart of the global agenda with the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), setting clear targets for reducing poverty, disease, hunger, illiteracy, environmental degradation and discrimination against women by 2015. On the ground in virtually every developing country, UNDP uses its global network to help the UN system and our partners raise awareness and track progress, while we connect countries to the knowledge and resources they need to achieve these goals.
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Democratic Governance


More countries than ever before are working to build democratic governance. Their challenge is to develop institutions and processes that are more responsive to the needs of ordinary citizens, including the poor. UNDP brings people together within nations and around the world, building partnerships and sharing ways to promote participation, accountability and effectiveness at all levels. We help countries strengthen their electoral and legislative systems, improve access to justice and public administration, and develop a greater capacity to deliver basic services to those most in need.

We are now hiring expert practitioners for the following assignments:

Expert in Political Research External Other Apply by
Nov-27-14
Kuwait, KUWAIT Apply Now
Evaluation Consultant - Democratic Governance and Development Planning Outcome External Other Apply by
Nov-27-14
Kuwait, KUWAIT Apply Now
Expert International en justice pénale External International Consultant Apply by
Dec-2-14
Tunis, TUNISIA Apply Now
Expert in Science and Technology educational Training programmes development For MILSET–Kuwait & Asia Office External Other Apply by
Dec-3-14
Kuwait, KUWAIT Apply Now
Point focal en charge de l’initiative conjointe pour la migration et le développement en Tunisie External SC-9 Apply by
Dec-3-14
Tunis, TUNISIA Apply Now
Expert in Metro and Railroad Engineering External Other Apply by
Dec-4-14
Kuwait, KUWAIT Apply Now
Voter Registration Advisor External International Consultant Apply by
Dec-8-14
Amman, JORDAN Apply Now
 

Poverty Reduction


Through the Millennium Development Goals, the world is addressing the many dimensions of human development, including the halving by 2015 of the proportion of people living in extreme poverty. Developing countries are working to create their own national poverty eradication strategies based on local needs and priorities. UNDP advocates for these nationally-owned solutions and helps ensure their effectiveness. We sponsor innovative pilot projects; connect countries to global best practices and resources; promote the role of women in development; and bring governments, civil society and outside funders together to coordinate their efforts.
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Environment and Energy


Energy and environment are essential for sustainable development. The poor are disproportionately affected by environmental degradation and lack of access to clean affordable energy services. These issues are also global as climate change, loss of biodiversity and ozone layer depletion cannot be addressed by countries acting alone. UNDP helps countries strengthen their capacity to address these challenges at global, national and community levels, seeking out and sharing best practices, providing innovative policy advice and linking partners through pilot projects that help poor people build sustainable livelihoods.

We are now hiring expert practitioners for the following assignments:

Infrastructure Contract Specialist External International Consultant Apply by
Dec-13-14
Erbil, IRAQ Apply Now
 

Crisis Prevention and Recovery


Many countries are increasingly vulnerable to violent conflicts or natural disasters that can erase decades of development and further entrench poverty and inequality. Through its global network, UNDP seeks out and shares innovative approaches to crisis prevention, early warning and conflict resolution. And UNDP is on the ground in almost every developing country -- so wherever the next crisis occurs, we will be there to help bridge the gap between emergency relief and long-term development.

We are now hiring expert practitioners for the following assignments:

Executive Associate to Head of Office (OCHA) - (Open to Syrian Nationals Only) External GS-7 Apply by
Nov-28-14
Damascus, Syria, SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC Apply Now
National Information Management Officer (IMO) - (Open to Syrian Nationals Only) ) UNOCHA External NO-A Apply by
Nov-30-14
Damascus, SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC Apply Now
Re-advertisement - Programme Manager, Local Area Development Programme External P-5 Apply by
Dec-4-14
Baghdad, IRAQ Apply Now
Re-advertisement - Communication and Reporting Analyst External P-2 Apply by
Dec-9-14
Khartoum, with frequent visit to the field, SUDAN Apply Now
 

HIV/AIDS


To prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS and reduce its impact, developing countries need to mobilize all levels of government and civil society. As a trusted development partner, UNDP advocates for placing HIV/AIDS at the centre of national planning and budgets; helps build national capacity to manage initiatives that include people and institutions not usually involved with public heath; and promotes decentralized responses that support community-level action. Because HIV/AIDS is a world-wide problem, UNDP supports these national efforts by offering knowledge, resources and best practices from around the world.
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Women’s Empowerment


Women's empowerment and gender equality are one of the Millennium Development Goals and central to all other development efforts. UNDP works to promote achievement of these goals in all parts of its work.

We are now hiring expert practitioners for the following assignments:

International Consultant - Gender and Education External International Consultant Apply by
Nov-30-14
Cairo, EGYPT Apply Now
National Consultant for the Assessment of National Women’s Machinery – Increasing Accountability in Financing for Gender Equality programme - (Open only to residents in Jordan) External National Consultant Apply by
Dec-1-14
Amman, JORDAN Apply Now
Re-advertisement - UN Women Gender Experts Women’s Human Rights Programme National Consultants - (4 Positions) External National Consultant Apply by
Dec-3-14
Occupied Palestinian territory (West Bank)- North (Nablus), Middle (Ramallah), and South ( Hebron) ICHR offices, PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES Apply Now
UN Women: Project Specialist External P-3 Apply by
Dec-3-14
Jerusalem, PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES Apply Now
UN Women: Women’s Protection Specialist External P-3 Apply by
Dec-3-14
Jerusalem, PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES Apply Now
Administrative Assistant -(Open to Jordanian citizens only) External SB-3 Apply by
Dec-3-14
Amman, JORDAN Apply Now
National Consultant Monitoring and Evaluation External National Consultant Apply by
Dec-20-14
Cairo,egypt, EGYPT Apply Now
Media and Communication Expert External SB-4 Apply by
Dec-24-14
Cairo,egypt, EGYPT Apply Now
 

Management


UNDP's managers, on the ground in 166 countries, share and learn from each other, and draw on best practices from both the public and private sectors, so that we can provide effective management and operational support to achieve development results.

We are now hiring expert practitioners for the following assignments:

Executive Associate to Head of Office (OCHA) - (Open to Syrian Nationals Only) External GS-7 Apply by
Nov-28-14
Damascus, Syria, SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC Apply Now
Provision of Individual Services of a Consultant for the Publication of MoE-UNDP Partnership Achievements (2010-2014) External International Consultant Apply by
Nov-28-14
Beirut, LEBANON Apply Now
National Information Management Officer (IMO) - (Open to Syrian Nationals Only) ) UNOCHA External NO-A Apply by
Nov-30-14
Damascus, SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC Apply Now
Sub-regional Security Specialist for the Maghreb Arab States External P-4 Apply by
Dec-2-14
Tunis, TUNISIA Apply Now
Communications Consultant (Long Term Agreement) External National Consultant Apply by
Dec-2-14
Manama, BAHRAIN Apply Now
Re-advertisement - ICT Officer - UNOCHA - (Open to Somali Nationals Only) External NO-A Apply by
Dec-4-14
Mogadishu, SOMALIA Apply Now
Operations Manager External P-4 Apply by
Dec-5-14
Amman, JORDAN Apply Now
Communications Specialist (Re-advertisement) External P-3 Apply by
Dec-6-14
Baghdad, IRAQ Apply Now
Finance Analyst - (Open to Somalia Nationals Only) External NO-A Apply by
Dec-9-14
Mogadishu, SOMALIA Apply Now
Human Resources Analyst - (Open to Somalia Nationals Only) External NO-A Apply by
Dec-9-14
Mogadishu, SOMALIA Apply Now
Individual Consultant Procurement Notice: Provision of Individual Services of an International Consultant – Environmental/Climate Change Economist External International Consultant Apply by
Dec-10-14
Beirut, LEBANON Apply Now
Programme Support Officer - IFAD External NO-B Apply by
Dec-25-14
Sana'a, YEMEN Apply Now
 

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