Support with website design and knowledge management

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / YEAR
  • Job type:
    VOLUNTEER
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Information and Communication Technology
  • Deadline:
    15/03/2024

JOB DESCRIPTION

assignment(s)

Open recruitment (advertised)

Advertisement end date:15/03/2024

General

Description of assignment title

Support with website design and knowledge management

Assignment country

Switzerland

Expected start date

Invalid Date

Sustainable Development Goal

10. Reduced inequalities

For how many hours per week will the volunteer be required?

1 – 5 hours per week

Host entity

UNOCHA

Type

Online

Duration

5 weeks

Number of assignments

1

Details

Mission and objectives

Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, established in December 1991 by General Assembly resolution 46/182. OCHA is the part of the United Nations Secretariat responsible for bringing together humanitarian actors to ensure a coherent response to emergencies. OCHA also ensures there is a framework within which each actor can contribute to the overall response efforts. OCHA’s mission is to mobilize and coordinate effective and principled humanitarian action in partnership with national and international actors in order to alleviate human suffering in disasters and emergencies; advocate the rights of people in need; promote preparedness and prevention and facilitate sustainable solutions.

Context

Through their commitment to accountability to affected people (AAP), OCHA aims to ensure humanitarian action protects and preserves the rights and dignity of crisis-affected people, remains relevant and effective, leaves no one behind and upholds humanitarian principles.

Task type

Communication and social media

Task description

The volunteer will get familiar with the activities and tools used by OCHA to strengthen Accountability to Affected People. During the assignment they will assist the AAP Information Management Specialist revamping the IASC Accountability and Inclusion Portal. This portal was created to help practitioners implement people-centered approaches, through sharing resources, providing support and promoting learning and knowledge-sharing. Volunteers will be asked to attend meetings in the Central European Summer Time (CEST) zone.

Requirements

Required experience

Experience designing websites is required. Experience managing knowledge repositories is desired.

Languages

English, Level: Fluent, Required

Other information

Inclusivity statement

United Nations Volunteers is an equal opportunity programme that welcomes applications from qualified professionals. We are committed to achieving diversity in terms of gender, care protected characteristics. As part of their adherence to the values of UNV, all UN Volunteers commit themselves to combat any form of discrimination, and to promoting respect for human rights and individual dignity, without distinction of a person’s race, sex, gender identity, religion, nationality, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, age, language, social origin or other status.

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