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National Consultant (Drugs and Health)
|Location :||Phnom Penh, CAMBODIA|
|Application Deadline :||17-Jan-22 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Type of Contract :||Individual Contract|
|Post Level :||National Consultant|
|Languages Required :||English|
|Starting Date :|
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
|Duration of Initial Contract :||28 working days from 17 January – 20 March 2022|
|Expected Duration of Assignment :||28 working days from 17 January – 20 March 2022|
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.
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Regional Office for Southeast Asia and the Pacific is mandated to provide governments in the Southeast Asia Region with technical assistance to enhance the capacity of law enforcement agencies, justice-delivery services and health authorities. UNODC mandates identify a number of key outputs with specific activities, which contribute to the overall improvement of government services in Southeast Asia.
In efforts to improve drug demand reduction program in Cambodia, the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse (DMHSA) of the Ministry of Health has established 450 health facilities, providing mental health and drug treatment services to people with drug use disorders. Relevant authorities from the Government of Cambodia, has requested UNODC to support the process of the development of national level strategic plan guidelines for rolling out of the evidence informed community-based interventions for prevention of drug use and treatment of drug dependence.
With the support of a national expert as a consultant, UNODC has been providing necessary technical support to the relevant national counterparts under the Government of Cambodia in developing the National Strategic Plan for Community-Based Prevention, Treatment, Care, Support services for people who use drugs for 2021- 2030 and Practical Guidance Note to improve Community-Based Prevention, Treatment, Care and Support services among people who use drugs. The documents will serve as reference materials for the health service providers to consult and comply in order to ensure effectiveness and efficiency of the services.
To further disseminate good practices on evidence-based interventions on drug use prevention and treatment of drug dependence in accordance with international recommendations and to ensure UNODC’s recommendations are effectively presented in rolling out of the National Strategic Plan and Guidelines on Community based interventions, UNODC ROSEAP is seeking to engage a national expert to work with UNODC as a national consultant to provide ongoing technical support to the counterpart agencies in Cambodia.
Duties and Responsibilities
In close collaboration with UNODC, DMHSA and relevant national and international partners; the incumbent will undertake the following:
Interested offeror must read the Individual Consultant (IC) Procurement Notice, which can be viewed at https://procurement-notices.undp.org/view_notice.cfm?notice_id=86924 for more detail information about term of reference, instructions to offeror, and to download the documents to be submitted in the offer through online.
Required Skills and Experience
Years of experience:
Please be informed that we don’t accept application submitted via email.
Interested individual offeror must submit the following documents/information to demonstrate their qualifications:
1. Proposal: Letter of explaining why they are most suitable for the work
2. Financial proposal (Duly accomplished Letter of Confirmation of Interest and Availability using the template provided by UNDP)
3. Personal CV including past experience in similar projects and at least 3 references
Interested Offerors are required to submit application via UNDP jobsite system as the application screening and evaluation will be done through UNDP jobsite system. Please note that UNDP jobsite system allows only one uploading of application document, so please make sure that you merge all your documents into a single file. Your on-line applications submission will be acknowledged where an email address has been provided. If you do not receive an e-mail acknowledgement within 24 hours of submission, your application may not have been received. In such cases, please resubmit the application, if necessary. Please combine all your documents into one (1) single PDF document as the system only allows to upload maximum one document.
Any request for clarification/additional information on this procurement notice shall be communicated in writing to UNDP office or send to email firstname.lastname@example.org and cc email@example.com . While the Procurement Unit would endeavor to provide information expeditiously, only requests receiving at least 5 working days prior to the submission deadline will be entertained. Any delay in providing such information will not be considered as a reason for extending the submission deadline. The UNDP's response (including an explanation of the query but without identifying the source of inquiry) will be posted in Individual Consultant (IC) Procurement Notice page as provided above. Therefore, all prospective Offerors are advised to visit the page regularly to make obtain update related to this Individual Consultant (IC) Procurement Notice