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26 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 09 Jun 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Background

On the 19th of September 2016 the President José Mario Vaz deposited the Instruments of Accession to both UN Conventions on Statelessness in New York, in presence of Mr. Volker Turk, Assistant High Commissioner for Protection of UNHCR.

25 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Jun 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

1. Background Information

Established in 1950, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is mandated to lead and coordinate international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide. A staff of around 6,650 people in more than 120 countries continues to help 65.3 million people today

23 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 07 Jun 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Internship at the UNHCR Ethics Office

Terms of reference

Background information

Located in UNHCR Headquarters, Geneva Switzerland, the Ethics Office was established in June 2008 to assist the Secretary General and the High Commissioner in ensuring that all staff members observe and perform their functions consistent with the highest standards of integrity required by the UN Charter, staff regulations and rules, and relevant guidelines and policies.

UNHCR Ethics Office

22 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 May 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

DUTIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Public Health Officer (p-3)

ORGANIZATIONAL CONTEXT

Direct supervision and guidance is normally received from the Senior Programme Officer and overall supervision from the Head of Office. Close functional linkages and technical guidance are established with the Senior Regional Public Health/HIV Officer.

22 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 May 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

DUTIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

WASH Officer (P-3)

ORGANIZATIONAL CONTEXT

In order to ensure wider reach out to the refugees and ensure their close involvement in the delivery and management of the Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH) services, the incumbent will need to establish an appropriate consultative and monitoring framework which would draw the experience and expertise of a wide range of actors both internally and externally.

22 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 May 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Background:

This project is designed in response to needs identified by operations in the 2016 UNHCR Review of Gender Equality in Operations, to document and share promising practices on gender equality. It is also specifically designed, through full collaboration with the UNHCR Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific, to meet the need for regional documentation and exchange on gender equality.

22 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 29 May 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Background

19 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 29 May 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

A. Background

16 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 04 Jun 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Organisational Context

The drought emergency situation in Somalia is increasingly complex with numerous and ongoing displacement occurring in conjunction with a number of returnees from Kenya and Yemen.. Over 500,000 people have been displaced internally as a result of the drought. UNHCR is the designated Emergency Shelter Cluster (ESC) Lead Agency under the Cluster Approach in Somalia and the position of Cluster Coordinator performs a dedicated coordination, strategy development and advocacy function.

16 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 28 May 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Protection Internship

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Abuja, Nigeria

Background:

25 Apr 2017 description
job Closing date: 29 May 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

The UNHCR Bureau for Europe announces the following vacancy:

Associate Project Officer – Somali speaking

To work in the context of the Somali segments of a project called E-Platform: Telling the real story – Information campaign targeting Somali and Eritrean migrants. (www.tellingtherealstory.org)

20 Apr 2017 description
job Closing date: 04 Jun 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Vacancy Announcement No. 17/2017

Internal/External Circulation

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Position Title: Registration/IT Associate

Post Level: General Service (GS) - 6

Post No.: -

Report To: Assistant Protection Officer

Section: Field Office in Kanchanaburi

Duty Station: Kanchanaburi, Thailand

17 Apr 2017 description
job Closing date: 12 Jun 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Representation in Thailand

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Vacancy Announcement No. 16/2017

Internal/External Circulation

Position Title: Registration Intern

Post Level: -

Post No.: -

Report To: Assistant Information System Officer (Refugee Systems) in coordination with RSD Officer

Section: Protection Unit

14 Apr 2017 description
job Closing date: 30 Jun 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

This position is available in multiple locations.
UNHCR strongly encourages women to apply.

Deadline: please note there is no deadline to submit your application to the talent pool.

ORGANIZATIONAL CONTEXT

14 Apr 2017 description
job Closing date: 30 Jun 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Please note this position is available in various locations.

There is no deadline to submit your application as talent pool profiles run without any deadline.

UNHCR strongly encourages female candidates.

ORGANIZATIONAL CONTEXT

29 Nov 2016 description
job Closing date: 30 Jun 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.