Opportunities

[ Job ] Posted on Monday, September 10, 2018 - 16:07
Description Job Summary In this position as U.S. City Renewables Lead, you will lead the engagement efforts with 100 cities. With support from the WRI and RMI team, you will be responsible for supporting cities in shifting from interest in renewable energy to action at scale and ensuring that cities have a high-quality experience working on this with us. You will work with a variety of people within a city and need to have a strong understanding of city governance and sustainability challenges... Read more
Deadline: Friday, September 21, 2018
Posted on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 16:20
FIRST CALL FOR PROJECT PROPOSALS Culture at Work Africa – Promoting the Public Value of Culture for Social Cohesion and Urban Development in Africa is looking to support innovative on-the-ground projects aiming at developing safe and neutral spaces for intercultural dialogue and at promoting active citizenship and intercommunity relations. Projects will seek sustainable outputs and will foster multi-stakeholder national and transregional cooperation, inclusive societies, cultural diversity and... Read more
Deadline: Friday, September 21, 2018
[ Job ] Posted on Monday, September 17, 2018 - 14:41
Closing date: Sunday, 30 September 2018 Job no: 516337 Position type: Temporary Appointment Location: India Division/Equivalent: Kathmandu(ROSA) School/Unit: India Department/Office: Mumbai, India Categories: Social and Economic Policy, NO-3 UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to protect the rights of every child. UNICEF has spent 70 years working to improve the lives of children and their families. Defending children's rights throughout their lives requires a global presence, aiming... Read more
Deadline: Sunday, September 30, 2018
[ Job ] Posted on Monday, September 17, 2018 - 14:40
Job Summary The research assistant is part of the WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities Urban Development team. You will serve as a fully dedicated member of the Resource Team supporting the Global Platform for Sustainable Cities. This position is a one-year, limited term opportunity with full benefits and the possibility of renewal. Sustainable and inclusive urban development is more than just a vision. Adoption of key measures, such as integrated urban planning, can and does translate vision... Read more
Deadline: Sunday, September 30, 2018
Posted on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 10:34
Size of grant: $30,000 Purpose of CFP: seeking an Implementing Partner to conduct business and entrepreneurship training for Youth in Somalia   Submission Start Date: Sep 18th, 2018 Submission Deadline Date and time: Oct 2st, 2018 To submit the application, please send your proposal to Programme Management Officer,  Sharmaarke Abdullahi sharmaarke.abdullahi@un.org Project Key Information UN-Habitat Project title: Project RAJO: Building Youth Capacity through Job Readiness and Entrepreneurial... Read more
Deadline: Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Posted on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 12:18
he United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (ROAP) hereby solicits your proposal for the above subject, in accordance with this document and annexes attached. This Call for Proposal (CFP) consists of this document and the following annexes: 1. CFP Instructions and Guidelines 2. Technical Proposal Template 3. Budget Proposal Template 4. Sample of Agreement of Cooperation (AOC) and General Terms and Conditions1 Documents 2-4 can be... Read more
Deadline: Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Posted on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 15:53
Today, more than half of humanity lives in urban areas. Cities are a near-ubiquitous reality of all global challenges, from climate change to pandemics, inequality, cybersecurity and terrorism. Yet what political implications does urbanisation have on the way we govern our built environment, and international relations? The ‘planetary extent of urbanisation now links infrastructurally the faith of cities the world over. Yet this is not just a story of cities and city leaders: major private... Read more
Deadline: Friday, October 19, 2018
[ Award ] Posted on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 15:30
OVERVIEW The Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence (RBA) is a national urban design award that seeks to promote innovative thinking about the built environment and advance conversation about making cities better. The award discovers and celebrates urban places that are distinguished by quality design along with their social and economic contributions to our nation’s cities. One Gold Medal of $50,000 and four Silver Medals of $10,000 are awarded each biennial. Winners are selected by a... Read more
Deadline: Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Posted on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 11:34
we are inviting submissions to the following special issue: GeoInformatica: Special Issue on Spatial Computing for Urbanization Research a special issue edited by me and my colleages Xiao Xiang Zhu and Hannes Taubenböck. We are seeking high quality submissions related to how spatial data and spatial computing is being used in order to understand urbanization and urban dynamics. The deadline for submissions is December 15th, 2018. Please find all details in the attached CfP. Call for Papers... Read more
Deadline: Saturday, December 15, 2018
[ Consultancy ] Posted on Monday, February 12, 2018 - 13:00
Closing date: Sunday, 30 December 2018 Posting Title: INTERN - SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT, URBANIZATION, I (Temporary Job Opening) Job Code Title: INTERN - SOCIAL SCIENCES Department/ Office: Economic Commission for Africa Duty Station: ADDIS ABABA Posting Period: 8 February 2018-30 December 2018 Job Opening number: 18-SOC-ECA-92304-J-ADDIS ABABA Staffing Exercise ID: N/A United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity Organizational Setting and Reporting The Urbanization... Read more
Deadline: Sunday, December 30, 2018

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