UN-HABITAT
International Organization based in Kenya

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13 Mar 2017 description

On 12 March 2017, the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) officially handed over total 489 housing units in Ramadi, Anbar Governorate, rehabilitated/ installed under the project titled “Promoting Urban Recovery in Newly Liberated Areas in Iraq” generously funded by the Government of Japan.

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).

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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 …

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Jobs

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24 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 09 Apr 2017 UN Human Settlements Program

i. Project:

Making Cities Sustainable and Resilient

ii. Duty station of assignment

Barcelona (Spain)

iii. Functional Title:

Data Management Specialist

iv. Contract type:

Individual Contract (Consultancy Assignment)

v. Duration:

48 working days over a period of 12 months

24 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 09 Apr 2017 UN Human Settlements Program

i. Project:

Making Cities Sustainable and Resilient

ii. Duty station of assignment

Barcelona (Spain)

iii. Functional Title:

Urban Ecology Specialist

iv. Contract type:

Individual Contract (Consultancy Assignment)

v. Duration:

Three (3) months

21 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 02 Apr 2017 UN Human Settlements Program

Project:

Making Cities Sustainable and Resilient

Duty station of assignment:

Maputo (Mozambique)

Functional Title:

Urban Resilience Officer

Contract type:

Individual Contract (Consultancy Assignment)

Duration:

Six months (with possibility of extension)

Closing date for applications:

2 April 2017

BACKGROUND

21 Mar 2017 description
job Closing date: 03 Apr 2017 UN Human Settlements Program

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

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

TITLE: Chief of Party, City For All Programme

DURATION AND START DATE: 33 months max. upon initial appointment. Contract will be issued every year. Start as soon as possible

GRADE: UNOPS IICA (P-5 Equivalent)