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24 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 04 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees
  1. Background Information

The MENA region is currently hosting the biggest displaced population in its history. As of January 2016, the total number of Syrian refugees has exceeded 4.5 million. Of these, more than 600000 thousands are hosted in Egypt.

24 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 06 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Description

Title: Consultant - UNHCR Energy and Environment Unit

Period: 01 April 2017 - 30 June 2017 (with possibility of extension)

Location: Geneva, Switzerland

Background

21 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 06 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Representation in Thailand

Vacancy Announcement No. 10/2017

Internal/External Circulation

Position Title: ICT Associate

Post Level: General Service (GS) - 6

Post No.: N/A

Report To: Admin/Finance Officer

Section: Administration Unit

Duty Station: Bangkok, Thailand

21 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 02 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Terms of Reference for Consultancy with UNHCR as a Graphic Designer

Project Title: Graphic Designer

Duration and dates of the assignment:

From: 1 March 2017 To: 31 Decemebr 2017

Work 100% (full time) during above-mentioned period:
Yes: 0 No: 1 (if no specify)

Working Hours: ( ) Applicable (O ) Not Applicable

Total amount of days/weeks/months to be worked:
By product deliverables.

Duty Station(s):
Work from home

21 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Availability of the Post Immediately

Functional Statement

Accountability

  • UNHCR office has sufficient administrative and local support for the field activities thus better able to meet the needs of persons of concern.

Responsibility

  • Assist in administrative tasks as required such as preparation of reports and meeting authorized personnel and assisting them during field missions.

20 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 04 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Availability of the Post Immediately

Organizational context

The incumbent will be supervised by the Head of Field Office. Will liaise with the functional unit in Damascus (PI Unit) for the technical guidance, support and coordination. S/he will have frequent contacts involving the exchange of a wide range of information with colleagues within UNHCR as well as media, international organizations, academic institutions and private individuals.

17 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 03 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Representation in Thailand

Vacancy Announcement No. 09/2017

Internal/External Circulation

Position Title: Registration Assistant

Post Level: Equivalent to GS-4

Post No.: -

Report To: Assistant IT Officer (Refugee Systems)

Section: Protection Unit

Duty Station: Bangkok, Thailand

17 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Availability of the Post Immediately

Organizational context

The incumbent will be supervised by the Head of Sub- Office and will liaise with the functional unit in Damascus (PI Unit) for the technical guidance, support and coordination. S/he will have frequent contacts involving the exchange of a wide range of information with colleagues within UNHCR as well as media, international organizations, academic institutions and private individuals.

Functional Statement

Accountability

16 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

TERMS OF REFERENCE

Information Management Officer (Data Visualization)

Title: Information Management Officer (Data Visualization)

Period: 6 months initially

Location: Remote

Deadline for applications: 1 March 2017

General Background

16 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Availability of the Post Immediately

Organizational context

The incumbent will be supervised by the Head of Field Office and will liaise with the functional unit in Damascus (PI Unit) for the technical guidance, support and Coordination. S/he will have frequent contacts involving the exchange of a wide range of information with colleagues within UNHCR as well as media, international organizations, academic institutions and private individuals.

Functional Statement

Accountability

15 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

TERMS OF REFERENCE

Title: Emergency Partnerships and Deployments Intern

Duty station: Geneva, Switzerland

Section/Unit: Emergency Services – Division of Emergency Security and Supply

Contract/Level: Internship

Start Date: As soon as possible

Duration: 3 to 6 Months – Unpaid internship

Supervisor: Emergency Partnerships and Deployments Officer

08 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 28 Feb 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

UN High Commissioner for Refugees

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is currently seeking one intern to work within the Field Coordination & Site Management Unit at its Geneva headquarters. The Field Coordination and Site Management Unit is part of the Field Information Coordination and Support Section of the Division of Programme Support and Management.

08 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 03 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

London Internship Programme

- Administration and Finance Intern (2 positions) -

17 Jan 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Background

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is mandated to lead and co-ordinate international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide. Its primary purpose is to safeguard the rights and well-being of refugees. It strives to ensure that everyone can exercise the right to seek asylum and find safe refuge in another State.

29 Nov 2016 description
job Closing date: 31 Mar 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Background and Rationale

The world is currently faced with an unprecedented 65 million refugees and other forcibly displaced persons. Only one per cent returning to their country of origin and less than one percent are resettled to third countries.

28 Apr 2016 description
job Closing date: 28 Apr 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Administrative duties

  • Provide general administrative support to the UNHCR office;
  • Manage office correspondence;
  • Organise appointments and assist in office planning;
  • Operate the switchboard and receive visitors;
  • Assist with travel arrangements;
  • Assist in planning (meetings, events, PACE etc.).

Refugee law related duties