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UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME IN BELARUS
announcesvacancies of Events Specialist and Technical Specialist
in the EC-UNDP Project ‘Preventing, Fighting and Addressing the Social Consequences of Trafficking in Human Beings in the Republic of Belarus’.
The joint EC-UNDP project ‘Preventing, Fighting and Addressing the Social Consequences of Trafficking in Human Beings in the Republic of Belarus’ launches in July 2009. It will address Trafficking in Human Beings (THB) in an integrated manner, covering prevention of THB, prosecution of those who facilitate or commit the crime and protection of victims. To be effective in preventing THB, the project focuses on socio-economic differences that drive people to move to other countries in search of a better future.
The project aims to enhance national capacities in fighting THB with preventive measures and better protection and rehabilitation of victims of trafficking. In particular, the project aims to improve coordination and information-sharing among responsible agencies and NGOs; to scale-up advocacy, training and awareness-raising campaigns geared at various target groups; to develop victim protection and reintegration programmes based on best international experience, and to enhance the capacity of rehabilitation centers, NGOs and local centers for social assistance to provide prevention services. The project will also contribute to generating part-time and long-term employment for women and young people.
The vacancies are as following:
· Events Specialist;
· Technical Specialist.
The vacancies are opened for the nationals of the Republic of Belarus
APPOINTMENT AGAINST THIS POSTS IS STRICTLY ON LOCAL BASIS
UNDP offers an attractive compensation package, including medical and pension insurance, a long annual leave.
To find out more about these positions and apply online, please visit the UN Office in Belarus web-site (list of UNDP vacancies): http://un.by/vacancy/undp
Applications must be received no later than 2 July 2009.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted