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Issue Date: 06 Dec 2021
Deadline: 14 Dec 2021
Post Duration: 1 Month
Grade: Consultant
Duty Station: Nairobi

Under the general supervision of UN-Habitat Chief of Communications and Media Section as well as the substantive officers, the incumbent will undertake the following activities:
• Working in liaison with the headquarters and regional teams, collect all the relevant stories on activities held across the globe to mark Urban October including from the website and reaching out to partners.
• Collect photos for the stories from the website and partners and write captions
• Edit the stories on the events received
• Decide on the format and put together both the short form... Read more

Issue Date: 11 May 2021
Deadline: 09 Jun 2021
Post Duration: 30 days
Grade: P5
Duty Station: Nairobi

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, is the 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 adequate shelter for all. The position is located in the Strategic Planning Unit of the with the External Relations, Strategy, Knowledge and Innovation Division (ERSKI) of UN-Habitat in Nairobi.

ERSKI is responsible for strategic planning, programmatic direction and operationalization of UN-Habitat's focal point role for the New Urban Agenda in the UN... Read more

Issue Date: 21 Apr 2021
Deadline: 04 Jun 2021
Post Duration: 60 days
Grade: D1
Duty Station: Nairobi

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, is the 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 adequate shelter for all. The position is located in the External Relations, Strategy, Knowledge and Innovation Division (ERSKI) of UN-Habitat in Nairobi.

ERSKI is responsible for strategic planning, programmatic direction and operationalization of UN-Habitat's focal point role for the New Urban Agenda in the UN system; knowledge management, data and... Read more

Issue Date: 27 Aug 2020
Deadline: 03 Sep 2020
Duty Station: Nairobi

The position is located in Global Reports and Trends Unit of the Knowledge and Innovation Branch within the External Relations, Strategy, Knowledge and Innovation Division (ERSKI) of UN-Habitat in Nairobi

Issue Date: 15 Jul 2020
Deadline: 23 Aug 2020
Grade: D-1
Duty Station: Nairobi

The incumbent will work in close coordination and cooperation with senior managers in UN-HABITAT and where required with other offices of the UN-Secretariat, Funds and Programmes and specialized agencies. The Special Assistant is ex-officio member of UN-Habitat's Executive Committee. Under the overall leadership of the Executive and Deputy Executive Director the incumbent will perform the following duties;

Issue Date: 15 Jul 2020
Deadline: 07 Jul 2020
Grade: P-3
Duty Station: Nairobi

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 adequate shelter for all. The position is located in the Capacity Development and Training Unit in the Programme Development Branch, Global Solutions Division.

Issue Date: 01 Jul 2020
Deadline: 25 Jul 2020
Grade: P-3

This position is located within the Knowledge and Innovation Branch. The incumbent will report to the Head of the Knowledge and Innovation Branch and is overall charged with the responsibility of supporting the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of programmes, operations and other activities in the different functional areas of the three units. He / She will work closely with unit leaders of the Branch, to provide substantive and coordination support as per the Strategic Plan 2020-2023 and the Work Programme 2020-2021.

Issue Date: 01 Jul 2020
Deadline: 25 Jul 2020
Grade: P-5
Duty Station: Bonn

The Global Solutions Division (GSD) is responsible for providing programmatic direction for UN-Habitat and is responsible and accountable for the programmatic delivery of the Strategic Plan. The Division leads the tools and methodology production and the integration of the various substantive competencies towards effective delivery of the Strategic Plan and the mandate of UN-Habitat. It provides substantive training to staff members and supports capacity development of Member States and partners.

Issue Date: 01 Jul 2020
Deadline: 07 Jul 2020
Grade: P-5
Duty Station: SANA'A

Through its Regional Office for Arab States (ROAS), UN-Habitat has been supporting Arab states in their efforts to achieve sustainable urbanization and the right to adequate housing for all, within the framework of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda – particularly Sustainable Development Goal 11 to “make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable” – and the New Urban Agenda. Particularly in countries undergoing conflicts, ROAS has been re-defining ways to respond to urban crises. While meeting the immediate needs of people in humanitarian contexts remains... Read more

Issue Date: 30 Jun 2020
Deadline: 07 Jul 2020
Grade: Consultant
Duty Station: NAIROBI

The UN Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) is the United Nations agency responsible for urbanization and human settlements, mandated by the UN General Assembly to promote socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities. The consultancy is based in the Communications, Media and Outreach Section, External Relations, Strategy, Knowledge and Innovation Division.

Issue Date: 30 Jun 2020
Deadline: 06 Jul 2020
Grade: P3

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, is the 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 adequate shelter for all. This post is located in UN-HABITAT/ROLAC at Mexico City duty station for the and the incumbent will report to the Director of Mexico and Cuba Office.

Issue Date: 20 May 2020
Deadline: 26 Jun 2020
Grade: P-2
Duty Station: NAIROBI

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) is the agency for human settlements. It is mandated by the UN General Assembly to promote socially and environmentally sustainable town and cities with the goal of providing adequate shelter for all. This position is located in the Office of the Executive Director UN-Habitat in Nairobi duty station. Under the supervision of the Principal Special Advisor to the Executive Director, the incumbent will be responsible for the following duties:

Issue Date: 20 May 2020
Deadline: 26 May 2020

This post is located in the Human Rights and Social Inclusion Unit of UN-Habitat in the Urban Practices Branch. They report directly to the head of the Unit, and, as appropriate, may also report to the Chief of the Branch.

Issue Date: 19 Mar 2020
Deadline: 10 Apr 2020
Grade: Consultancy
Duty Station: Home Based with travel to Guyana

UN-Habitat is implementing the third cycle of a tripartite partnership programme, the Participatory Slum Upgrading Programme (PSUP) in 40 countries in Africa, Caribbean (Jamaica, Guyana, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Haiti, Trinidad and Tobago) and the Pacific (ACP).  The PSUP is initiated by the Secretariat of ACP Group of States and funded by European Commission (EC). The overall objective of PSUP is directly linked to SDG Target 11.1 "ensure access for all to adequate, safe and affordable housing and basic services and upgrade slums". Global partnerships, investment, knowledge and... Read more

Issue Date: 18 Dec 2019
Deadline: 25 Dec 2019
Duty Station: NAIROBI

The Urban Planning and Design Lab (Urban Lab) of UN-Habitat is an initiative to promptly respond to the requests of national and local governments to support sustainable urban development. The Urban Lab is the integrative facility of the Agency where innovative processes and partnerships are translated into tangible and transformative solutions to complex urban challenges. The Urban Lab acts as a neutral broker, managing knowledge in complex stakeholder settings to resolve multi-sectoral, multi-scalar and multi-stakeholder challenges, by offering a multi-disciplinary team capturing the... Read more

Issue Date: 22 Nov 2019
Deadline: 05 Dec 2019

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, is the 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 adequate shelter for all.

Issue Date: 22 Nov 2019
Deadline: 27 Nov 2019
Grade: P-2

The Urban Planning and Design Lab (Urban Lab) of UN-Habitat is an initiative to promptly respond to the requests of national and local governments to support sustainable urban development. The Urban Lab is the integrative facility of the Agency where innovative processes and partnerships are translated into tangible and transformative solutions to complex urban challenges. The Urban Lab acts as a neutral broker, managing knowledge in complex stakeholder settings to resolve multi-sectoral, multi-scalar and multi-stakeholder challenges, by offering a multi-disciplinary team capturing the... Read more

Issue Date: 22 Nov 2019
Deadline: 27 Nov 2019
Duty Station: NAIROBI

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VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
Issued on: 20 November 2019

 

ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION

UN-Habitat

DUTY STATION

Nairobi, Kenya

FUNCTIONAL TITLE

Associate Human Settlements Officer

GRADE

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Issue Date: 21 Nov 2019
Deadline: 02 Dec 2019

Under the overall guidance and direct supervision of the Director, Programme Division, the incumbent is responsible for the development and implementation of all policy, planning, budgeting and operational aspects of UN-Habitat’s Regional Office for Africa, including technical cooperation activities and work programme elements entrusted to the Office. The incumbent is also responsible for liaising with partner constituencies in the region, including local authorities, the private sector, regional organizations, governments and local authorities.

Issue Date: 18 Nov 2019
Deadline: 28 Nov 2019
Post Duration: 28 October 2019 - 28 November 2019
Duty Station: NAIROBI

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, is the 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 adequate shelter for all.

Issue Date: 15 Nov 2019
Deadline: 21 Nov 2019
Duty Station: Nairobi

Within delegated authority, the Human Settlements Officer will be responsible for the following duties: The incumbent will work under the direct supervision of the manager of the Urban Planning and Design Lab and the overall supervision of the leader of the City Planning, Extension and Design Unit (CPEDU). The Human Settlements Officer will work closely together with another Human Settlements Officer at similar level to coordinate the multi country UKFCO Future Cities Programme. She/he will contribute to the implementation of activities within the UPD-LAB and Unit by performing the... Read more

Issue Date: 15 Nov 2019
Deadline: 21 Nov 2019
Duty Station: Nairobi

The Urban Planning and Design Lab (Urban Lab) of UN-Habitat is an initiative to promptly respond to the requests of national and local governments to support sustainable urban development. The Urban Lab is the integrative facility of the Agency where innovative processes and partnerships are translated into tangible and transformative solutions to complex urban challenges. The Urban Lab acts as a neutral broker, managing knowledge in complex stakeholder settings to resolve multi-sectoral, multi-scalar and multi-stakeholder challenges, by offering a multi-disciplinary team capturing the... Read more

Issue Date: 25 Oct 2019
Deadline: 01 Nov 2019

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, is the 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 adequate shelter for all.

Issue Date: 25 Oct 2019
Deadline: 01 Nov 2019

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, is the 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 adequate shelter for all.

Issue Date: 12 Oct 2019
Deadline: 23 Nov 2019
Post Duration: 10 October 2019 - 23 November 2019
Grade: D-1
Duty Station: NAIROBI

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, is the 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 adequate shelter for all. This post is located in the Office of the Executive Director (OED) UN-Habitat. Under the guidance of the Executive Director, the incumbent's responsibilities will be as follows:

Issue Date: 01 Oct 2019
Deadline: 06 Oct 2019
Post Duration: 12 Months,renewable to performance and funds availability
Grade: SB 5
Duty Station: Hargeisa- with frequent travels to other urban centers in Somaliland

ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION: UN-HABITAT

DUTY STATION: Hargeisa - with frequent travels to other urban centers in Somaliland

FUNCTIONAL TITLE: Urban Environmental Specialist

GRADE: SB 5

POST DURATION 12 months, renewable to performance and funds availability

CLOSING DATE: 6 October 2019

 

 

 

BACKGROUND

 

Issue Date: 25 Aug 2019
Deadline: 01 Sep 2019

The evaluation will be utilization-focused, serving accountability, learning and decision-making purposes. It will provide a basis for accountability on how the programme achieved the intended results and determining the merits of the PSLGPSR programme, using evaluation criteria of relevance,

Issue Date: 13 Aug 2019
Deadline: 11 Sep 2019
Post Duration: 13 August 2019-11 September 2019
Duty Station: NAIROBI

UN-Habitat would like to increase the level of its funding, diversify its donor base so that it is able to increase its annual revenue from a level of USD200 million to USD 500 million within six years.  The agency needs to develop skills including in the areas of partnering with the private sector and foundations in addition to resource mobilization from national and local governments. This will entail, among other things, enhancing the capacity of staff with resource mobilization functions so that they have the necessary skills  in all aspects of fundraising from planning, developing and... Read more

Issue Date: 13 Aug 2019
Deadline: 11 Sep 2019
Post Duration: 13 August 2019-11 September 2019
Duty Station: NAIROBI

UN-Habitat would like to increase the level of its funding, diversify its donor base so that it is able to increase its annual revenue from a level of USD200 million to USD 500 million within six years.  The agency needs to improve skills including in the areas of strategic partnerships with national and local governments. This will entail, among other things, enhancing the capacity of staff with resource mobilization functions so that they have the necessary skills  in all aspects of fundraising from planning, developing and maintain good donor relations, to writing compelling proposals... Read more

Issue Date: 21 Aug 2019
Deadline: 21 Aug 2019

. To analyse and document the situation of informal settlements in the Mashriq Arab States including experience of current and past upgrading programmes in selected countries with a focus on lessons learnt for city wide and or national upscaling, from the various perspectives: formation of informal settlements with relation to migration and refugees,  engineering (design and construction), financial instruments, legislative and institutional structures, socio-economic, land tenure, and management.