The UNFPA is recruiting a Humanitarian Response Specialist, Dakar, Senegal, WCARO.
Contract Type: Fixed Term Appointment
Closing date: 3 May 2019 – 5:00pm(New York time)
Duty station: Dakar, Senegal
Job ID: 22760
About the UNFPA
The Humanitarian Response Specialist is expected to be part of a programme of engagement with the political and technical arms of intergovernmental sub-regional and regional organizations, as well as with relevant sub-regional and regional NGOs, professional associations and international development agencies to get the gamut of humanitarian response issues, ICPD agenda and MDG goals into their focus, decisions and programmes, thus creating visibility for UNFPA. You will mainly ensure that the organization is able to respond effectively in situations of humanitarian crisis in the West & Central Africa region.
You will function out of the West & Central Africa regional office, within assigned the Humanitarian and Fragile Context Unit; and