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Vacancy announcement from UN Women Nepal


Vacancy notice: UN Women Nepal
Position: Programme Specialist (Economic Empowerment), Open for Nepali nationals only
> Location: Kathmandu, NEPAL
> Application Deadline: 03-Oct-17 (Midnight New York, USA)
> Type of Contract: FTA Local
> Post Level: NO-C
> Languages Required :English  
> Starting Date :(date when the selected candidate is expected to start): 15-Dec-2017
> Duration of Initial Contract :1 year (with possibility of extension)

UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security.

As a part of the Nepal Country Office Strategic Note (SN) 2014-2017 Development Result Framework (DRF) Goal 2, UN Women continues strengthening women’s leadership roles and economic empowerment in Nepal. The DRF Goal 2 is designed to support the Government of Nepal (GoN) to advance women’s economic empowerment through a multi-pronged approach. This includes a capacity building of government officials to develop gender-responsive macroeconomic policies, provisions of vocational skills and entrepreneurship development training to excluded and vulnerable women and girls for their leadership roles in economic activities, and evidence and knowledge based policy advocacy to address structural barriers facing women for gender equality. Within the broader framework of the DRF Goal 2, UN Women currently implements five programmes/projects (“Advancing Women’s Economic Empowerment”, “Rural Women’s Economic Empowerment”, “Empowering Adolescent Girls and Young Women through the Provision of Comprehensive Sexuality Education and a Safe Learning Environment in Nepal”, “Advancing Resilience and Empowerment”, and “The Future We Want: Creating sustainable foundations for addressing human trafficking and unsafe migration of women and girls in Nepal”).

Reporting to Unit Manager (Economic Empowerment Unit), the Programme Specialist exercises overall responsibility for planning, implementing, and managing UN Women interventions under his/her portfolio.  She/he works in close collaboration with the programme and operations team, UN Women HQ staff, Government officials, multi and bi-lateral donors and civil society ensuring successful UN Women programme implementation under portfolio.

Required Skills and Experience

> Master’s degree or equivalent in economics, social sciences, human rights, gender/women's studies, international development, or a related field is required.

> At least 5 years of progressively responsible work experience at the national or international level in design, planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development projects;
> Technical experience in macroeconomic analysis, gender and human rights of women, specifically in the areas of women’s economic empowerment. Proven experience in producing analytical research work is preferred;
> Experience coordinating and liaising with government agencies and/or donors is an asset;
> Experience working in the UN System is an asset;
> Experience in leading/managing a team is an asset.

> Fluency in English and Nepali is required.

click [HERE] to view original vacancy for more details and application procedure.

Application deadline:3 october 2017



Un women is 4 d empowerment of d women,quality education of d women

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mala sharma

service contact

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Aruna Sthapit

I am a energetic lady of 30 years old studing in padhmakanya multiple campus in 3rd year.i am very intrested to do this job.if you provide me this oppertunity then i can show my hidden tallent.i am waiting your positive response. Your sinsirly Atula

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Atula maharjan

Sounds good to me , but all that requirement criteria you have mentioned seems to be more of technical. However keeping in mind to serve the people, please feel free for any other position in future. Thanks in ton.

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Basu Bahadur Chetri

I want yo do this job because i am perfect for this .

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if i get the opportunity then i will show u my talent

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Manisha adhikari

interested to work in this field because I want to uplift the living standarad of rural women in nepal and that is my aim.

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usha ri

I would like to show my capacity according to my qualification so hoping a positive response.

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Urmila Basnet

I am a Anthropologist So I am very intrested to work of the Social Field.Please give the oppertunity to show my talancy .

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Pakash Kuma Baral

i am student of MBS. i would like to show my capacity,so hoping positive response from organization.

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menaka koirala

I am a energetic lady of 25 years old studing in Ratna Rajya campus in 1st year of master degree.i am very intrested to do this job.if you provide me this oppertunity then i can show my tallent. me myself is also grownup th the orphanage soo i m very

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Sushma Balika

I am really interested in the field of women and girls. I have completed my B.A.LLB(Bachelor in law )and I will be grateful to work in this field. Being a law student it was my dream to work in the field of women and girls from legal point f view. I will

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Anita Koirala

Being a girl i want to work in this field to uplift the women empowerment especially in the rural part of my country. I am BPH student of 23 years.

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Bhawana Dhakal

i am a girl isn't that mean you can provide a job, if u think that i am good at this work u can select me ,although i haven't work experience and i am running the BBA. sunita

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sunita koirala

Im working in NGO but im not satisfy with my work because i want to do something different work from different point point of view for empowring the women and girl. That's why I am interested to work in UNWomen.

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Narbada Dahal

Having hospitality certificate in my hand and searching for jobs. I'm very interested in traveling jobs as well i loved to work in very far distance. A few day ago I was in sindupalchok , where thousand of houses are gone by earthquake , drinking water s

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Pramod pokhrel

I really want this job to be a apart of UN women. I will do my best to encourage n uplift women empowerment

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Lilee Dong

I couldn't complete my education after 2 because of being a daughter of a victim woman.I was unable to provide justice to my mom. So, to support my mom and women like her, I want to work here.

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Nima Sherpa


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bodharaj neupane

I have one year job expirence at Nepal Election Commision Nepal as Computer Operator..

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Sushma Yadav

I have one year expirence at Election Commission Nepal as computer Operator

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Sushma Yadav

Employement oppurtunities

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Sushma Yadav

To achieve professional satisfaction, career progression and personal development by working in a learning environment that encourages growth and enriches my experience

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Shubhadra Paudyal

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