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CMRR000443--Universal Health Coverage/Quality Of Care

affordable health care is a fundamental human right and universal health coverage is a cardinal principle of WHO's work. By 2023, WHO aims to achieve the triple billion targets: 1 billion more people with universal health coverage; 1 billion more mentoring and formal on-the-job training, when working with (including supervising) national

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Health and M&E Officer | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jun 13, 2021  · Public health, health management, global health, health economic, epidemiology, pharmacy and medicine, medical, and or other related social science. Required experience. 12 Months. Experience remark. Min. 1 year with Master's degree, or 2 years with Bachelor's degree.

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Become a UN Volunteer | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The estimates shown on this web page are merely for the purpose of budget preparation and may change from time to time. While UNV makes every attempt to ensure that information is up-to-date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the ...

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Opportunities | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Healthcare administration, Public health, Other health related experience (1) Human resources management and development (1) Human rights (1) Human rights, Rule of law, judicial and national legal system reform (1) Journalism, mass media and broadcasting, Knowledge management, archiving and documentation, Other communications related experience (1)

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Volunteer for the COVID-19 pandemic response | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 16, 2020  · Volunteer for the COVID-19 pandemic response. 16 March 2020. Ionut Stan. print. Low quality, print optimized High quality, color print. pdf. UNV invites skilled professionals to support the UN system’s response as national UN Volunteers. Join efforts to mitigate the economic, social and health impacts of this crisis, and to safeguard progress ...

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UNV'S COVID-19 PANDEMIC RESPONSE | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jun 05, 2021  · UNV's COVID-19 pandemic response. The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic is placing strains on health systems and essential public services across the world. UNV offers its partners guidance and volunteer solutions for the pandemic response: on site UN Volunteers and Online Volunteers. UNV is a common service to the United Nations that ...

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Uganda | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jan 07, 2021  · On 11 March, the World Health Organization characterized COVID-19 as a pandemic. Africa was initially spared from the outbreak; however, this has since changed rapidly. The entry of COVID-19 onto the continent is a serious issue of concern to the …

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Bangladesh | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Sep 12, 2020  · The Government of Bangladesh will fund these UNV assignments. With this agreement Bangladesh becomes the first country to enter into an agreement with UNV, to deploy civil servants. Bangladesh is also the first South Asian country to be a signatory to the Fully-Funding partnership with UNV. 20 February 2020. Asia and the Pacific.

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Somalia | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Nov 20, 2019  · Jainarayan Singh is a 31-year old Medical Doctor from India, currently on a two-year UN Volunteer assignment with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Somalia. In his role as Health Manager ad interim and Medical Doctor, Dr. Singh is responsible for overseeing medical care and health support for the 1,050 UN staff (and 4,000 ...

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Kenya | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Feb 17, 2020  · A selected number of Mount Kenya University students will be deployed for six months in various UN agencies in Kenya as UN University Volunteers to apply their knowledge and skills in several areas of UN peace and development work. The deployment is a result of the partnership agreement initially signed on 1 November 2019 between UNV and Mount ...

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Congo, Democratic Republic | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jul 19, 2019  · Kigali, Rwanda: 19 815 is the number of peacekeepers deployed to the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO).Sent by 52 troop-contributing countries, contingents are deployed for a period that varies from six to eight months before being replaced with a new contingent.

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Lebanon | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Aug 19, 2020  · Since October 2019, Lebanon has been witnessing a grim economic crisis that was compounded by the COVID-19 pandemic. The national currency has lost 80 per cent of its value, driving the price of a monthly food basket – that is a selection of staple food items a family needs – to more than the double over the past six months. With one million people living below the poverty line, many ...

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international UN Volunteer | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jun 28, 2018  · From UN Volunteer in Timor-Leste to WHO Spokesperson. In 1999, two large humanitarian crises were unfolding: Kosovo and East Timor. The United Nations was tasked to support local authorities in both places to establish administrative and governance structures. 27 June 2018.

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UNICEF | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Feb 16, 2021  · Amid the coronavirus pandemic, UNICEF Venezuela – along with UN sister agencies and public and private sector – elaborated a plan that identified the most at-risk communities. Some 189 health facilities, clinics and community health centres in 13 states have been reached among the country so far. 23 July 2020.

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UN Volunteer professional profiles: Medical/Health ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Feb 13, 2018  · UNV has worked on many development projects and peace contexts with qualified medical doctors and other health-related professionals. These skilled professionals in medical and health services are often deployed to many locations throughout a country and provide immediate medical care to the local population and UN staff.

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Mozambique | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Aug 19, 2019  · South-South volunteering builds management skills in Mozambique and Brazil. Prior to my UNV assignment, I worked with the UNHCR representation in Ghana as a national staff member, thus UNV presented an excellent opportunity and platform to further develop a career in programme management in that it afforded me an opportunity to work and learn ...

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Become a UN Youth Volunteer | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) UN Youth Volunteersare a separate category of UN Volunteers recently created in response to the United Nations Secretary-General’s call for greater engagement in volunteerism of history’s largest generation of people under 30. UN Youth Volunteers help the United Nations – one of the world’s most important intergovernmental organizations - to fulfill its mission. These young volunteers are assigned to host United Nations agencies to work on the frontlines of political, developmental and humanitarian field ope…

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Burundi | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Dec 10, 2018  · SDG 3: Good health and well-being. Volunteer at heart—the first international UN Volunteer from Kazakhstan. The Soviet Union’s programme of aid to Africa, closed after the dissolution of the USSR, was recognised for sending talented professionals abroad. As the programme’s activities gradually came to an end, many professionals returned ...

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Building back better: why volunteering matters for the ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Aug 06, 2020  · Building back better: why volunteering matters for the post-COVID world. COVID-19 is testing the resilience of communities at an unprecedented scale. It has exposed vulnerabilities in healthcare capacities, markets and jobs, welfare systems, political agility, the inclusion of disadvantaged groups, community cooperation, and more.

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Zimbabwe | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jun 08, 2020  · SDG 2: Zero hunger, SDG 3: Good health and well-being, SDG 6: Clean water and sanitation. Urgently recruiting: UN Volunteers to support response to Cyclone Idai in Zimbabwe. This call closed on 9 June 2019. In March and April 2019, Southern Africa was hit by two subsequent cyclones that left a trail of damage and destruction in their path. In ...

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UN Volunteers lead steps toward gender equality | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 03, 2021  · UN Volunteers lead steps toward gender equality. In 2020 The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme achieved gender parity among all deployed UN Volunteers. As frontline responders or communications experts, national or international - these women UN Volunteers are making critical contributions to the fight against COVID-19.

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Sexual and Reproductive Health National Technical ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Under the direct supervision of the Sexual and Reproductive Health National Programme Officer, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:. 7 days after the start of the contract, submit a Work Plan, which includes a schedule for the execution of the activities described in this section.

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Towards a gender and disability-inclusive COVID-19 ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jun 18, 2020  · However, they remain invisible at all levels of society and face numerous challenges in accessing health care, jobs, education and justice. As a person with a disability, mine has been a fulfilling journey working on the frontlines of supporting persons with disabilities, and contributing to a more inclusive society.

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Through volunteering: supporting UNRWA in addressing youth ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Nov 30, 2020  · It was eye-opening to be part of the process of hiring new talent and connecting people to new opportunities." Volunteers also had access to professional development sessions and in some cases, have already accepted new job opportunities. I competed for a Programme Administrative Assistant position and got the job.

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Afghanistan | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) May 15, 2021  · SDG 3: Good health and well-being, SDG 5: Gender equality, SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals. First woman international UN Volunteer from Afghanistan inspires at home and in Iraq . I am very proud to be the first Afghan woman to be serving as an international UN Volunteer. When you come out of your comfort zone, it brings many personal and ...

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Tanzania | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Sep 12, 2018  · Zanzibar, Tanzania: As a UN Volunteer working with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Zanzibar, I am involved in activities on sexual and reproductive health, working closely with government institutions.Looking for new innovative methods to raise the awareness of young people is one of the things I have been working on during my assignment with the United Nations Volunteers …

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Local volunteers in Brazil promote the rights of LGTBI and ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) May 17, 2019  · In this context, Brazil recognizes the key role that local volunteers can play in the prevention of hostile public attitudes and discrimination, raising their voices to prevent workers being fired from jobs, students bullied and expelled from schools, and patients denied essential healthcare.

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Why volunteer in your country with the UN | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Sep 13, 2016  · As a national UN Volunteer serving with a United Nations agency you will make a positive impact on your homeland while working alongside people from around the world, including international volunteers and other United Nations professionals. As a citizen, you can share your knowledge of local languages and culture and bring an insider’s ...

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Zimbabwe | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jun 05, 2019  · SDG 2: Zero hunger, SDG 3: Good health and well-being, SDG 6: Clean water and sanitation. Urgently recruiting: UN Volunteers to support response to Cyclone Idai in Zimbabwe. This call closed on 9 June 2019. In March and April 2019, Southern Africa was hit by two subsequent cyclones that left a trail of damage and destruction in their path. In ...

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Volunteer solutions for poverty reduction and economic ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Oct 17, 2017  · More than 13,000 youth volunteers were mobilized to support national development, gain new competencies and access to information on health and gender issues, which increased their competitiveness in the labour market and resulted in 66 % getting decently paid jobs afterward.

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New era for the volunteers of Karakalpakstan: fighting an ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Oct 30, 2020  · New era for the volunteers of Karakalpakstan: fighting an invisible enemy. COVID-19 has tested the strength of communities around the world. It has presented challenges for healthcare systems, economies and labor markets, and has influenced many other facets that impact people’s lives. Today the world is adapting to a new reality, in which ...

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Building job skills of young people across Lesotho through ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Apr 20, 2017  · In order to improve conditions for young people in Lesotho, a ground-breaking partnership between the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), German Federal Ministry for Economic Development and Cooperation (BMZ), Lesotho National Youth Council, Office of the Director of Youth at the Ministry of Youth, and youth-focused VIOs in Lesotho, …

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South Sudan | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) May 16, 2020  · According to WHO, Sub-Saharan Africa “confronts the world’s most dramatic public health crisis”. Mortality among children under 5 years of age remains high, with a rate of 84 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2015. The incidence of HIV infection is still highest in sub-Saharan Africa, with 1.5 new infections per 1,000 uninfected people in ...

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Recognizing volunteers advancing South-South Cooperation | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Sep 12, 2020  · As of September 2020, a total of 860 UN Volunteers – 52 per cent of them women – were deployed for the COVID-19 response in 94 country of assignments and with 23 UN entities. They serve primarily in the area of technical assistance, medical and community services, as well as public information and IT. In South Sudan and Mali, UN Volunteers ...

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Volunteer abroad: Conditions of Service | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) International UN Volunteer assignments are usually an initial contract of 6 to 12 months, sometimes with a possibility to extend for one to two years. Short-term assignments of three months or less are also requested from time to time by our partners. 1. A person younger than the United Nations retirement age may serve for a maximum of four years under the international UN Volunteer modality, irrespective of the time served under other UN Volunteer modalities. 1. If ten years have lapsed since completion of the la…

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The Economic Benefits of Volunteering and Social Class ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Dec 31, 2019  · The paper also suggests that employees in white- and blue-collar jobs do not benefit from volunteering activities. The paper cautions that these results might be due to the fact that there is non-random selection in volunteering and high earners are more likely to volunteer, or that the jobs of low earners are an obstacle to engaging in ...

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Strengthening our community safety net this World Mental ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mental health is more than the presence or absence of a mental illness. It is a crossroad between emotional, psychological and physical well-being. UN Staff Members and UN Volunteers are not immune and may even be more susceptible to mental health issues, due to the nature of their jobs and tireless service on behalf of universal peace and sustainable development.

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Volunteering in the Democratic Republic of Congo with ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Apr 13, 2018  · The Democratic Republic of the Congo is one of the most malnourished countries on earth, with over 4.6m children acutely malnourished, including 2.2m children suffering from severe acute malnutrition. The country is also facing an epidemic of sexual violence. Spiraling humanitarian needs and the rapid escalation in grave protection violations against women and children in the DRC should be of ...

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Nutrition Officer | UNV

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Under the direct supervision of the Health and Nutrition Officer, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks: Support ongoing large National Integrated Micronutrient and Anthropometric survey (NIMAS) among children, adolescent girls and women of reproductive age by providing technical support in the implementation of the survey together with the implementing partners and in ...

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The power of inclusion: story of two UN Refugee Volunteers

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jun 18, 2021  · In the collective imagination, 'refugee' refers to a person living in a white tent, or homeless, who is very vulnerable and inspires pity and compassion. We challenge you to a mindshift, as we share the story of two refugees who dismantled this perception. Mikaelou Demba Dia (33) and Ibrahima Watt (36) arrived from Mauritania in Senegal in 1989 due to the Senegalese-Mauritanian …

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Investing in UN Volunteers is investing in the future of ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jun 17, 2021  · Our work in urban slums, where most inhabitants are daily wage workers, was crucial in the context of providing basic support to ensure improved public health standards during the pandemic. To achieve this, it was not enough to simply ask people to stay at home; we had to think of ways to make sure that conditions were better for them to do so.

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