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UNV is looking for a Volunteer to support to the UNEP Montevideo Subregional Office

Organization
UN Volunteers (UNV)
Category
Work & Volunteer
Volunteer positions
Country
Uruguay
Language

English

Spanish

Publication date
Application date
Description

The international UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:

  • Technical advisory;
  • Supporting the management of UN Environment projects/initiatives;
  • Liaising with governments and other stakeholders to identify needs, partnership opportunities and champions of the environmental agenda;
  • Contribute articles/write-ups on field experiences and submit them for UNV publications/websites, newsletters, press releases, etc.;
  • Assist with the UNV Buddy Programme for newly-arrived UN Volunteers;
  • Promote or advise local groups in the use of online volunteering, or encourage relevant local individuals and organizations to use the UNV Online Volunteering service whenever technically possible.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • A first-level university degree in environmental sciences, business, economics, engineering or communications. Master’s degree on a sustainable development area or equivalent, or qualifying experience that might be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
  • At least 4 years at the national level, or 2 years at the international level in sustainable development related area.
  • Experience with processing data and statistic indicators.
  • Strong analytical skills.
UNV is looking for a Volunteer to support to the UNEP Montevideo Subregional Office