Opportunities

[ Job ] Posted on Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:45
This post is to substantatively supporting the Ministry of Housing (Saudi Arabia) in promoting the participation of the non-profit sector, strengthening its current efforts in enhancing the role of non-profit organization, assessing current policies and initiatives and proposing new governance frameworks, including complementary regulations and initiatives. Objectives: 1) Improve MOH institutional and human resource capacities to coordinate the implementation of the Developmental... Read more
Deadline: Friday, April 10, 2020
[ Award ], [ Competition ], [ Funding ] Posted on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 15:46
Invent the future Are you a change-maker, rain-maker, ground-breaker? Do you see opportunity, where others see crisis? Do you want to change the world? Young Champions of the Earth aims to celebrate and support individuals aged between 18 and 30 who have outstanding potential to create a positive environmental impact.  Lead a new wave Global warming is forcing our societies, our economies and our world to change. Our ways of doing business; careers and job opportunities need to change too. ... Read more
Deadline: Friday, April 10, 2020
[ Tender ] Posted on Monday, March 23, 2020 - 11:43
Submission period Monday 9 March, 2020 - Wednesday 15 April, 2020 Description The purpose of the Call for Expression of Interest is to solicit interest from existing or prospective Implementing Partners that wish to participate in UN-Habitat operation and contribute complementary resources (human resources, knowledge, funds, in-kind contributions, supplies and/or equipment) to achieving common objectives as outlined below and subsequently agreed in an Agreement of Cooperation Submission of... Read more
Deadline: Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Posted on Friday, March 27, 2020 - 10:50
Submission period Friday 27 March, 2020 - Friday 17 April, 2020   Description UN-Habitat is the United Nations programme working towards a better urban future. Its mission is to promote socially and environmentally sustainable human settlements development and the achievement of adequate shelter for all. Among others, UN-Habitat is custodian agency of the Sustainable Development Goals target 11.6 (by 2030, reduce the adverse per capita environmental impact of cities, including by paying... Read more
Deadline: Friday, April 17, 2020
[ Award ] Posted on Monday, February 17, 2020 - 09:30
Transformative. Global. Tangible. Now reaching its 25th year, the award recognises the world’s best practices that demonstrate valuable contributions to sustainable urban development, as a result of effective partnerships between public, private, and civic sectors in these areas: Urban Regeneration and Public Spaces Construction of Sustainable, Innovative and Smart Buildings Sustaining Urban Food Systems Addressing Climate Change and Reducing Pollution Urban Infrastructure Planning and... Read more
Deadline: Thursday, April 30, 2020
[ Award ] Posted on Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 12:11
The search for the United Nation's Global Climate Action Award is on! Applications are being accepted from 5 February through 30 April 2020. Spearheaded by UN Climate Change's Momentum for Change initiative, the UN Global Climate Action Award shines a light on the most innovative, scalable and replicable examples of what people around the world are doing to tackle climate change. If you are leading a results-driven project that is successfully addressing climate change, we want to hear from you... Read more
Deadline: Thursday, April 30, 2020
[ Collaboration ] Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 02:32
The African Studies Centre Leiden is looking for two PhDs related to urbanisation, urbanity, and urban diversity in relation to African Studies  Project descriptionIn the framework of  the programme University of Edinburgh-University of Leiden Joint Funded PhD Studentships, the African Studies Centre Leiden (ASCL) will recruit two PhD candidates. Candidates will identify and indicate their preferred area of research by taking into account that the proposed research must address topics of ... Read more
Deadline: Friday, May 1, 2020
[ Award ] Posted on Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 14:22
The year 2020 marks the 5th cycle of the Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation (Guangzhou Award). The Guangzhou Award serves as a platform for the sharing and exchange of innovative practices in the local implementation of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and New Urban Agenda (NUA). Its objective is to contribute to the creation of inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable cities and human settlements. The Guangzhou Award invites your city or region to... Read more
Deadline: Wednesday, July 1, 2020
[ Collaboration ] Posted on Monday, February 17, 2020 - 11:39
Abu Dhabi 13 February 2020 - The Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN-Habitat, Ms. Maimunah Mohd Sharif, today opened the Call for Expression of Interest to cities wishing to host the Twelfth Session of the World Urban Forum (WUF12). The deadline for receiving the Expressions of Interest is 31 August 2020. The potential hosts will then be provided with the bidding package and guidelines. The WUF12 selected host city/country will be announced during the World Habitat Day global... Read more
Deadline: Monday, August 31, 2020