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Working with UNESCO as staff member, intern or volunteer, means working towards a better world and building peace through knowledge exchange, social progress, and mutual understanding among people. UNESCO Bangkok is the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s regional bureau for Education whose work in the field of education, natural science, social and human science, culture and communication has a bearing on the lives of almost two-thirds of the world’s population in 47 member countries across the Asia-Pacific region.

UNESCO Bangkok offers opportunities for people with determination and motivation to help the Organization achieving its goals.


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  • Consultant - Preparation of Background Paper for APREMC-II

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    Job Family: Education
    Type of contract : Non Staff
    Duration of contract : From 1 to 6 months
    Recruitment open to : External candidates
    Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 21-Sep-2021

    BACKGROUND AND RATIONALE
    The main purpose of this assignment is to develop the thematic background paper and policy brief on equity and inclusion in education which summarizes global and regional trends as well as highlights existing and emerging issues, challenges, needs and opportunities post-COVID-19 as well as recommendations based on lessons learnt on how to build back equal. The consultant is expected to prepare the background paper on equity and inclusion in education, including persons with disabilities, indigenous peoples, and children in vulnerable situations for the 2nd Asia-Pacific Regional Education Ministerial Conference (APREMC-II).

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    Training Manual in English and Thai on Seagrass Mapping by using the Google Earth Engine & Organization of an online national user workshop on seagrass mapping

    Type of contract: Contract for Services (Authors)
    Duration: 6 months (15/10/2021-15/04/2022)
    Closing date: 24 September 2021, 17h00 Bangkok time (GMT +7:00)

    Assignment
    Under the overall authority of the Director of UNESCO Bangkok, and the direct supervision of the Head of the IOC Regional Office for the Western Pacific (WESTPAC), the Contractor will develop and publish the training manual in English and Thai on seagrass mapping by using the Google Earth Engine, organize an online national user demonstration workshop on seagrass mapping, and purchase two drones to collect the ground truth data to validate the results from the Google Earth Engine in Thailand. 

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    Host Organization for National Training and/or Stakeholder Engagement Workshop on Ocean Acidification Research, Monitoring, and Impacts on Ocean Ecosystems in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines and Vietnam  

    Type of Contract: Contract for Services
    Duration: 01 October 2021 – 30 April 2022
    Closing date: 17 September 2021

    Assignment
    Under the overall authority of the Director of the UNESCO Regional Bureau for the Asia and Pacific and the direct supervision of the Head of the WESTPAC Office, the respective contractor in each target country shall act as a host for the delivery of national training and/or stakeholder engagement workshop, between October 2021 and April 2022, on ocean acidification research, monitoring, and impacts on ocean ecosystems. 

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  • Consultant - Inclusive Basic Education

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    Job Family: Education
    Type of contract : Non Staff
    Duration of contract : From 7 to 11 months
    Recruitment open to : External candidates
    Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 17-Sep-2021

    MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Support the coordination and implementation of activities under the Asia-Pacific Multilingual Education Working Group (MLE WG); 
    • Support activities under the Disability-Inclusive Education in Asia-Pacific Working Group; 
    • Support and assist, as required, the implementation of related activities under the framework of the regional programme on Inclusive Basic Education, mainly by assisting in the organization of seminars, meetings, capacity development workshops, research, communications, etc; and
    • Assist in the fund mobilization for IE related activities.

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