Opportunities

[ Job ] Posted on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 15:51
Result of Service The consultant's services will contribute to improved knowledge and understanding of urban stakeholders on the key commitments of NUA and enhanced capacity of city leaders, decision makers, technical cadres of local and national governments as well as private and non-governmental organizations that are involved in the implementation of the New Urban Agenda and the SDG11 to translate the NUA commitments to their work programmes, plans and initiatives. Ultimately the outcomes of... Read more
Deadline: Sunday, January 20, 2019
[ Job ] Posted on Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 09:40
Closing date: Sunday, 20 January 2019 Job no: 517564 Position type: Fixed Term Staff Location: China Division/Equivalent: Bangkok (EAPRO), Thailand School/Unit: China Department/Office: Beijing, China Categories: Child Protection, Monitoring and Evaluation, NO-3, Programme Management UNICEF works in some of the world's toughest places, to reach the world's most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential. Across 190 countries and... Read more
Deadline: Sunday, January 20, 2019
Posted on Friday, January 11, 2019 - 10:42
This course is aimed at decision-makers who wish to gain an advanced understanding of Sustainable and Innovative Urban Mobility Solutions. You are eligible to apply only if you are a representative of a local,  regional or national government, transport operator or transport authority. Learn about innovative public transport solutions from around the globe. Exchange your experience with like-minded. Date: 6 – 10 May 2019 Venue: La Paz, Bolivia / São Paolo, Brazil Application Deadline:  22... Read more
Deadline: Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Posted on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 09:29
Closing date: Saturday, 26 January 2019 Job no: 519140 Position type: Internship Location: United States Division/Equivalent: Field Results Group School/Unit: Office of Global Innovation Department/Office: Office of Global Innovation, New York Categories: Innovation, Internship UNICEF works in some of the world's toughest places, to reach the world's most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential. Across 190 countries and... Read more
Deadline: Friday, January 25, 2019
Posted on Monday, December 10, 2018 - 15:11
The Schipper Family and EMBARQ, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities' sustainable urban mobility initiative, in cooperation with leading scholars and policy makers, spearheaded the creation of a Scholarship in memory of Leon J. Schipper (“Lee” or “Mr. Meter”). The “Lee Schipper Memorial Scholarship for Sustainable Transport and Energy Efficiency” targets supporting the momentum of Lee Schipper’s contribution to the enrichment of the international policy dialogue in the fields of sustainable... Read more
Deadline: Friday, January 25, 2019
Posted on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 09:30
Closing date: Saturday, 26 January 2019 Cities Alliance Cities Alliance, which is hosted by UNOPS, is the global partnership promoting the role of cities in poverty reduction and sustainable development. Headquartered in Brussels and supported by a Secretariat, it is a unique partnership with a diverse membership which has come together to strengthen both impacts and coherence in urban development. Cities Alliance is a global leader, with a strong track record in grant-making to support... Read more
Deadline: Saturday, January 26, 2019
[ Consultancy ] Posted on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 13:08
CONSULTANT VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTIssued on: 14 November 2018 ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION: UN-HABITAT DUTY STATION: Nairobi FUNCTIONAL TITLE: Senior SharePoint Analyst and Developer DURATION: 6 Month CLOSING DATE: 31 January 2019 BACKGROUND The United Nations Human Settlements Program, UN-HABITAT, is the United Nations agency for human settlements. It is mandated by the UN General Assembly to promote socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities with the goal of providing... Read more
Deadline: Thursday, January 31, 2019
Posted on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 15:52
Recently we have seen how changing demographic trends, a rise in inequality and populism, increasing consequences of climate change, concerns over structural safety, are changing the political, social, infrastructural and environmental landscapes, including housing. Housing and how (and, indeed, where) we live will be a decisive factor in the shaping of our future(s), and so remains fundamental. Our aim is that the exemplary and innovative ideas and best practices that are already happening on-... Read more
Deadline: Friday, February 15, 2019
[ Award ] Posted on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 16:15
In giving the Transformative cities award, we aim to highlight political practices and solutions that can serve as inspiration for others. We aspire to create a new model of awards, one which is participatory, inspirational, and rooted in exchange and learning. We envisage a process of knowledge co-creation and practice exchange that leads to an atlas of political practices, whose inspiring stories speed up a process of systemic transformation towards a more democratic, equal, peaceful and... Read more
Deadline: Thursday, February 28, 2019
[ Award ] Posted on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 14:58
Entries to the 2019 competition can be made from 1 January 2019 until 31 March 2019. Housing projects and approaches are sought that demonstrate practical, innovative and sustainable solutions to current housing issues faced by countries all around the world can be transferred or adapted for use as appropriate are already being implemented or are completed ie not at design stage or very early stages of development view the term habitat from a broad perspective and bring other benefits as well,... Read more
Deadline: Sunday, March 31, 2019