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13 Feb 2017 description

Cluster Specific Objectives

Keeping in view the Cluster Objectives, UNHCR Somalia aims to contribute to the protection of displaced people, including those affected by natural hazards through the provision of NFIs and Emergency shelter and to Improve the living conditions of the protected internally displaced persons (T-shelters, permanent shelter and improved land tenures).

Needs Analysis

09 Feb 2017 description

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), concluded a 6-week Construction related technical skills training programme for 125 selected community members in Ramadi, Anbar Governorate. With generous contributions from the Government of Japan, the technical capacity building and training in carpentry, welding, aluminium works, plumbing, electricity and traditional building skills were conducted under the project titled “Promoting Urban Recovery in Newly Liberated Areas in Iraq”.

07 Feb 2017 description

Kabul 6 February 2017 – UN-Habitat will support the redevelopment of the Kabul riverfront in the historic core of the city. UN-Habitat’s Urban Planning and Design Lab together with UN-Habitat’s Afghanistan Country Office presented last week the first concept public space design for the Kabul riverfront in the centre of the city.

31 Jan 2017 description
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Amman, 24-26 January 2017 – In Line with the New World Urban Agenda to put housing in the centre of urban policies, to cope with the growing needs of housing in Iraq and to incorporate the requirements of reconstruction of the housing and infrastructure into the policy priorities of the different institutions, UN-Habitat through the Iraq Public Sector Modernization Prgramme has conducted high-level experts discussions for three days to present its assessment of the implementation of the previous Housing Policy of Iraq 2010-2016 and to set out priorities , provide …

26 Jan 2017 description

This policy brief presents information on the full spectrum of risks facing the inhabitants of Karonga, and these have been identified by Karonga residents as resulting in premature death or injury and/or affecting their livelihoods and assets. Full knowledge of the risks can help policy makers highlight where risk reduction is needed and possible.

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Jobs

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17 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 03 Mar 2017 UN Human Settlements Program

ORGANIZATION: UN-Habitat Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (ROAP)

DUTY STATION: Kabul, AFGHANISTAN; travel to other provinces may be required for programme familiarisation

LOCATION: Independent Directorate of Local Governance (IDLG) Deputy Ministry of Municipalities (DMM)

FUNCTIONAL TITLE: Procurement and Finance Advisor (International post)

PROJECT: Citizens’ Charter Afghanistan Program (CCAP)

GRADE: I-ICA 2 (P- 3 Equivalent)

17 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 22 Feb 2017 UN Human Settlements Program


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VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

Vacancy No. MOD/18/2016
Re-issued on: 14 February 2017

ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION: UN-HABITAT

DUTY STATION: Nairobi

FUNCTIONAL TITLE: Team Assistant

GRADE: G-4

POST DURATION: One year renewable

16 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 23 Feb 2017 UN Human Settlements Program

i. Project:

Making Cities Sustainable and Resilient

ii. Duty station of assignment

Barcelona (Spain)

iii. Functional Title:

Urban Economic Specialist

iv. Contract type:

Individual Contract (Consultancy Assignment)

v. Duration:

Three months

vi. Closing date for applications:

23rd February 2017

16 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 23 Feb 2017 UN Human Settlements Program

i. Project:

Making Cities Sustainable and Resilient

ii. Duty station of assignment

Barcelona (Spain)

iii. Functional Title:

Urban Social Development Specialist

iv. Contract type:

Individual Contract (Consultancy Assignment)

v. Duration:

Six months

vi. Closing date for applications:

23rd February 2017

16 Feb 2017 description
job Closing date: 26 Feb 2017 UN Human Settlements Program

i. Project:

Making Cities Sustainable and Resilient

ii. Duty station of assignment

Barcelona (Spain)

iii. Functional Title:

Urban Planner

iv. Contract type:

Individual Contract (Consultancy Assignment)

v. Duration:

Four months

vi. Closing date for applications:

26th February 2017