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  • Consultant (ICT in Education)

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    Duty Station: Bangkok Thailand
    Job Family: Education
    Type of contract : Consultant ​Contract
    Duration of contract : 4 months
    Recruitment open to : External candidates
    Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 31-AUG-2020

     

    OVERVIEW OF THE FUNCTIONS OF THE POST
    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 consultant shall be responsible for the planning, implementation, coordination and monitoring of the biennium programme activities and projects on ICT in education.

    For more details and to submit the application, please visit here.

     

  • Call for Consultancy - ECE Regional Survey Data Analysis

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    Analysis of data generated from the regional early childhood education personnel surveys on the impact of and responses to COVID-19 in Asia Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa

    Type of contract: service contract for an organisation/institution
    Estimated number of working days: 20 days
    Period: From 24 August to 25 September 2020
    Application Deadline: Tuesday 18 August 2020 at midnight GMT (Senegal time)

  • Call for Proposals - Request to submit a written proposal for a work assignment with UNESCO (139.39/NFE042/2020)

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    Duration of contract: August to December 2020 (tentatively)
    Application Deadline: 14 August 2020, 16:00, Bangkok time (Extended)

    Objectives
    Within the framework of the extra-budgetary project “Actions of ASEAN Declaration for Out-of-School Children (Phase 2)”, the Contractor will perform the specific tasks to assist UNESCO to implement the project through the development of the individual learning programme for children who dropped out at 10 CLCs/schools in Banten, West Java and Jakarta with the use of ICT and online learning.

  • Consultant (Writer on community-based ESD, Mongolia)

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    Organizational Unit: UNESCO Bangkok Office, Section for Educational Innovation and Skills Development
    Duration of Contract: 31 August to 12 October 2020 (6 weeks)
    Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 10-AUG-2020

    Background and Rationale
    Local communities are the driving force of a sustainable society and a crucial part of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). With a view to strengthening its support to communities in the Asia-Pacific region in their efforts to advance towards the SDGs, UNESCO Bangkok launched the project ‘Promoting Community-based Education for Sustainable Development’. The aim of the project is to enhance the capacities of community-based, adult and/or non-formal educators to support communities in embedding learning in their pursuit of sustainable development by bringing the whole community together to reflect on and address their issues and concerns from sustainability perspectives.

    For more details and to submit the application, please visit here.

  • Consultant (Writer on community-based ESD, Japan)

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    Organizational Unit: UNESCO Bangkok Office, Section for Educational Innovation and Skills Development
    Duration of Contract: 31 August to 12 October 2020 (6 weeks)
    Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 10-AUG-2020

    Background and Rationale
    Local communities are the driving force of a sustainable society and a crucial part of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). With a view to strengthening its support to communities in the Asia-Pacific region in their efforts to advance towards the SDGs, UNESCO Bangkok launched the project ‘Promoting Community-based Education for Sustainable Development’. The aim of the project is to enhance the capacities of community-based, adult and/or non-formal educators to support communities in embedding learning in their pursuit of sustainable development by bringing the whole community together to reflect on and address their issues and concerns from sustainability perspectives.

    For more details and to submit the application, please visit here.

  • Consultant (Writer on community-based ESD, Lao PDR)

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    Organizational Unit: UNESCO Bangkok Office, Section for Educational Innovation and Skills Development
    Duration of Contract: 31 August to 12 October 2020 (6 weeks)
    Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 10-AUG-2020

    Background and Rationale
    Local communities are the driving force of a sustainable society and a crucial part of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). With a view to strengthening its support to communities in the Asia-Pacific region in their efforts to advance towards the SDGs, UNESCO Bangkok launched the project ‘Promoting Community-based Education for Sustainable Development’. The aim of the project is to enhance the capacities of community-based, adult and/or non-formal educators to support communities in embedding learning in their pursuit of sustainable development by bringing the whole community together to reflect on and address their issues and concerns from sustainability perspectives.

    For more details and to submit the application, please visit here.

  • Consultant (Writer on community-based ESD, Philippines)

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    Organizational Unit: UNESCO Bangkok Office, Section for Educational Innovation and Skills Development
    Duration of Contract: 31 August to 12 October 2020 (6 weeks)
    Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 10-AUG-2020

    Background and Rationale
    Local communities are the driving force of a sustainable society and a crucial part of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). With a view to strengthening its support to communities in the Asia-Pacific region in their efforts to advance towards the SDGs, UNESCO Bangkok launched the project ‘Promoting Community-based Education for Sustainable Development’. The aim of the project is to enhance the capacities of community-based, adult and/or non-formal educators to support communities in embedding learning in their pursuit of sustainable development by bringing the whole community together to reflect on and address their issues and concerns from sustainability perspectives.

    For more details and to submit the application, please visit here.

  • Career Opportunities: Consultant (Writer on community-based ESD, India)

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    Organizational Unit: UNESCO Bangkok Office, Section for Educational Innovation and Skills Development
    Duration of Contract: 31 August to 12 October 2020 (6 weeks)
    Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 10-AUG-2020

    Background and Rationale
    Local communities are the driving force of a sustainable society and a crucial part of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). With a view to strengthening its support to communities in the Asia-Pacific region in their efforts to advance towards the SDGs, UNESCO Bangkok launched the project ‘Promoting Community-based Education for Sustainable Development’. The aim of the project is to enhance the capacities of community-based, adult and/or non-formal educators to support communities in embedding learning in their pursuit of sustainable development by bringing the whole community together to reflect on and address their issues and concerns from sustainability perspectives.

    For more details and to submit the application, please visit here.

  • Call for Proposals - Request to submit a written proposal for a work assignment with UNESCO (HE002/2020)

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    Strengthening quality assurance systems for higher education in Kyrgyzstan: Baseline analysis and national consultations

    Type of contract: Contract for Services
    Duration of contract: 1 September – 31 May 2021 (tentatively)
    Application Deadline: 14 August 2020, 17:00, Bangkok time

    Background
    The education system of Kyrgyzstan is at a crucial stage of reform to accelerate economic development, promote the modernization of educational policy and strengthen democracy. To meet these goals, the National Development Strategy for 2018-2040 outlines an ambitious work plan to improve the quality of education at all levels, including higher education. The Ministry of Education and Science (MoES) is charged with regulating and monitoring quality assurance systems in higher education, which are critical for national and international recognition of qualifications.

  • Call for Proposals - Request to submit a written proposal for a work assignment with UNESCO (HE001/2020)

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    Stakeholder Consultations and Case Studies on Implementing the Vietnamese Qualifications Framework (VQF)

    Type of contract:  Contract for Services
    Duration of contract:   1 September 2020 – 31 May 2021 (tentatively)
    Application Deadline: 14 August 2020 by 17:00 p.m. Bangkok Time


    Background

    On 30 March 2020, the Prime Minister of Vietnam announced a decision to introduce a plan for implementation of higher education qualifications of the Vietnamese Qualifications Framework (VQF) for 2020-2025 (No. 436/QD-TTg).

     

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