UNESCO Job Opportunity
• Participate in the conceptualization, design, planning, development, coordination, monitoring and implementation of Ha Noi Office’s Culture strategies and corresponding programmes, projects and activities. Identify entry points for culture and focus on areas within national priorities, and propose alignment of the latter with Culture priorities, at the national and regional levels, particularly for the promotion, preservation and safeguarding of tangible, intangible and movable heritage, as well as the promotion of the diversity of cultural expressions. Ensure programme alignment with the One Strategic Plan 2017-2021 and the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development building on the Culture-related entry points in the framework of the social, economic and environmental dimensions of sustainable development. Ensure global priority on gender equality is mainstreamed in CLT Sector activities where possible;
• Identify and develop both internal and external collaborative project proposals based on needs; Conduct feasibility studies and draft reports; Mobilize extra budgetary resources to support sector-wide planning, assessment and management in line with country policy priorities and UNESCO’s overall resources mobilization strategies, by preparing project proposals and cooperation frameworks with the national government and donor agencies and by engaging in fundraising activities
• Research, recommend and contribute to the development and expansion of a knowledge base on the particular area(s)/theme(s) of assignment, ensuring regular contributions to web and printed content. Prepare data on Culture programme activities including technical articles and communication material and ensure its dissemination to colleagues, peers and stakeholders via the Ha Noi Office’s website, newsletters, National Commission and other national organizations and the media;
Provide technical advice/assistance and contribute to provision of policy advice the Government of Viet Nam to uphold the role of culture as a vector for national development and contribute to development of national cultural policies. Respond to national priorities with informed solutions.
Deadline for submissions: COB 28 October 2016