Intern - Platform on Disaster Displacement

Hosted Entities Platform on Disaster Displacement
Job categories Administration
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5119/20127
Department/office ECR, GVA, UN portfolio
Duty station Geneva, Switzerland
Contract type Intern
Contract level Intern
Duration 3 months
Application period 20-Jul-2020 to 23-Aug-2020


Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.



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Based in Geneva, the Europe and Central Asia Regional Office (ECR) supports UNOPS offices throughout the region through: management, financial and programmatic oversight of global and country-specific portfolios, clusters and operations centres, including hosting services; fund and management advisory services; project implementation; procuring goods and services; and managing human resources.

ECR ensures that projects are executed to the highest standards, providing a shared knowledge base and ensuring that best practices and lessons learned are disseminated between business units and projects across the entire region.

 ECR strategy is to:

  • Strengthen UNOPS role in operationalizing the Sustainable Development Goals with particular emphasis on health, environment and economic development.
  • Position UNOPS in the Balkan sub-region, the Caucasus and Central Asia.
  • Strengthen the implementation of ECR global and regional programmes, with revitalized partnerships in infrastructure, procurement and project management.

ECR operates global portfolios from offices in Geneva, Brussels and New York, and country-specific programmes from its operations and project centres located in Eastern Europe and Central Asian countries.


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Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...

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