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  • Project Officer - Education Policy, Planning and Management (EPM)

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    Duty Station: Bangkok
    Job Family: Programme Coordination
    Type of contract : Non Staff
    Duration of contract : From 7 to 11 months
    Recruitment open to : External candidates
    Application Deadline (Midnight Bangkok Time) : 07-Feb-2022

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
    Under the overall authority of the Director of UNESCO Asia-Pacific Regional Bureau for Education, the direct supervision of the Chief of Section Inclusive Quality Education (IQE), and the daily guidance of the Team Leader of Education Planning and Management (EPM), the Individual Specialist shall be responsible for supporting the implementation of the biennium programme activities and projects on Education Planning and Management. This includes providing technical support on education policy, education sector planning, financing of education, capacity development to Member States, as well as contributing to the development and preparation of new projects and partnerships that support development in system strengthening of education system in the region.

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  • Consultant - Ocean Science Writing and Communication

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    Parent Sector: Field Office
    Duty Station: Bangkok
    Job Family: Natural Sciences
    Type of contract: Non Staff
    Duration of contract: From 7 to 11 months
    Recruitment open to: External candidates
    Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time): 31-JAN-2022

    OVERVIEW OF THE FUNCTIONS OF THE POST

    Assignment: Write in clear, concise and accurate language about complex ocean scientific information and knowledge and communicate them to a wide range of ocean stakeholders and general public alike to promote the engagement of ocean research communities with other ocean stakeholders and the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development in the region.

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  • Consultant - Background paper for APREMC-II

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    Duty Station: Bangkok
    Job Family: Programme Coordination
    Type of contract: Non Staff
    Duration of contract: From 1 to 6 months
    Recruitment open to: External candidates
    Application Deadline (Midnight Bangkok Time): 21-Jan-2022 (Extended)

    OBJECTIVES
    The objective of this consultancy is to prepare a technical background paper, policy brief and presentation on digital transformation of education in the Asia-Pacific region in the context of post-COVID-19 recovery, reconstruction and educational reform. The outputs are intended to guide the thematic panel discussions at APREMC-II in early 2022 and provide relevant information and practical policy recommendations for enabling digital transformation in education that addresses the need for a sustainable, equitable and inclusive future. The main audiences for the outputs are Ministers of Education, UN organisations, civil society, and organizations involved in and contributing to education digital transformation in the Asia Pacific.

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