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11 May 2018 description

The dissolution of the Soviet Union, and the emergence of new states in Central Asia and the Caucasus created new political and security dynamics in these sub-regions. While the Caucasus was affected by the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, the threat of conflict over shared water resources continued to exist in Central Asia.

08 May 2018 description

The Asia-Pacific Countries with Special Needs Development Report 2018 highlights the importance of sustainable development and sustaining peace for the Asia-Pacific least developed countries, landlocked developing countries and small island developing States, collectively referred to as “countries with special needs”.

Jobs

6 entries found
15 Jun 2018 description
job Closing date: 17 Jul 2018 UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

Special Notice

This is a temporary position and will initially be available until 31 December 2018. If selected, an internal candidate will be on temporary assignment to the post; an external candidate will initially be offered a temporary appointment. Any extension of appointment is subject to satisfactory performance and continued availability of the post.

15 Jun 2018 description
job Closing date: 20 Jul 2018 UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

Responsibilities

Within delegated authority, the Chief of Section will be responsible for the following.

• Provides policy guidance to the Director of Division, on development and management of the implementation of overall strategies and departmental policies and procedures.

05 Jun 2018 description
job Closing date: 22 Jun 2018 UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

*(This is a National Officer position and is open to Kazakh nationals only).*

Duration

This temporary position is funded from general temporary assistance and extra budgetary resources and is available from 25 July until 15 December 2018. Any extension of appointment is subject to satisfactory performance and continued availability of the post.

Responsibilities

Within delegated authority, the Programme Officer will be responsible for the following duties:

05 Jun 2018 description
job Closing date: 23 Jun 2018 UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

Responsibilities

Within delegated authority, the Senior Programme Officer will be responsible for the following duties:

05 Jun 2018 description
job Closing date: 26 Jun 2018 UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

Responsibilities

Under the overall guidance and direct supervision of the Director, Statistics Division, the incumbent is responsible for the following functions: