International Consultant - Child Protection, UNICEF Regional Office for South Asia, Kathmandu, Nepal
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The consultant will prepare a background note for this meeting of civil registrars in South Asia. This background note will prepare the ground work for a half day discussion on the potential relationship between civil registration and civil identification, recognizing that civil registration is fundamental for civil identification. It will draw on desk research of the current civil registration systems in South Asia and any civil identification directions and systems. It will answer the following questions.
This is mainly a home based assignment. The consultant is expected to be at the South Asia civil registrars meeting, in its entirety. Air travel will be provided within the contract to the country of the meeting, and DSA also provided. The consultant is expected to purchase their own insurance.
Master’s or advanced university degree in social sciences, statistics or related field, or significant experience in the civil registration arena
Excellent written and spoken English required
Duration of the Contract:
1 April-31 July 2018 (13 days)
Note: Please quote your dailyrate and other cost estimates while submitting the application.Application without daily rate, etc.will not be entertained.
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UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of our organization. To apply, click on the following link http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=511617