UNFPA
International Organization based in United States of America

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21 Jul 2017 description
report UN Population Fund

SANA’A, Yemen – The cholera outbreak in Yemen is spreading at an unprecedented rate, with an average of 5,000 people infected every day, and nearly one person dying every hour, according reporting from the United Nations. In less than three months, more than 330,000 suspected cases of cholera have been reported, with nearly 1,800 deaths.

21 Jul 2017 description
report UN Population Fund

UNITED NATIONS, New York, 21 July 2017—UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is appealing for $308 million to deliver life-saving work in 2017 to support about 38 million people, including more than 5.6 million pregnant women across 56 countries in conflict or natural disasters. The funds will provide life-saving sexual and reproductive health services, as well as programmes to address gender-based violence in countries such as Syria, Iraq, South Sudan, Nigeria and Yemen.

21 Jul 2017 description
report UN Population Fund

UNFPA Somalia continues to scale up efforts in ensuring that no woman or new-born dies during birth and protecting women and girls from gender-based violence (GBV) even in the current drought situation ravaging Somalia.

21 Jul 2017 description
report UN Population Fund

Just as schools are foundational to preparing young people academically, they are also a crucial source in ensuring a student’s health and well-being.

UNFPA is supporting governments in scaling up comprehensive sexuality education in- and out-of-schools across East and Southern Africa in response to young people’s vulnerability to coercion, unintended pregnancy, HIV and other sexually transmitted infections.

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14 Jul 2017 description
job Closing date: 28 Jul 2017 UN Population Fund

Job Title: Programme Specialist, HIV/AIDS, Eastern Europe and Central Asia Regional Office, Istanbul, P-4

Job ID: 10991

Location: Eastern Europe, Central Asia

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

This post is non-rotational.

CLOSING DATE: 28 July 2017 (5.00 p.m. New York time)

DURATION: One year (renewable)[i]

12 Jul 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Aug 2017 UN Population Fund

Background

The UNFPA Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Programme is intended to provide on-the-job training for young professionals who wish to obtain practical experience in development assistance. It gives them an opportunity to acquire professional knowledge in population projects in a developing country.

Duties and Responsibilities

12 Jul 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Aug 2017 UN Population Fund

Background

The UNFPA Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Programme is intended to provide on-the-job training for young professionals who wish to obtain practical experience in development assistance. It gives them an opportunity to acquire professional knowledge in population projects in a developing country.

12 Jul 2017 description
job Closing date: 23 Jul 2017 UN Population Fund

Background

The UNFPA Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Programme is intended to provide on-the-job training for young professionals who wish to obtain practical experience in development assistance. It gives them an opportunity to acquire professional knowledge in population projects in a developing country.

Supervision

19 Jun 2017 description
job Closing date: 28 Jul 2017 UN Population Fund

Please note that this vacancy is open for the candidates with a valid residence and working permit in Denmark.