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HIV/AIDS Junior Professional Consultant

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : CANADEM
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Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : CANADEM's mandate is to create and manage a resource bank of qualified Canadians with skills in areas such as human rights, peacebuilding, democracy, security and reconstruction and to serve as a civilian standby mechanism for the United Nations and other international agencies conducting field operations.
Adresse : 1 Nicholas #1102
Ottawa, Ontario,
K1N 7B7
FAX: (613) 789-6125
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Randy Weekes
Courriel : randy.weekes@canadem.ca
Pays : Ouzbékistan
Ville : Tashkent
Secteur : Infrastructure et services sociaux divers
Description du stage : The JPC will be involved in projects related to drug demand reduction which address HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care; diversification of HIV/AIDS prevention and drug treatment services to injecting drug users; prevention of drug abuse and HIV/AIDS through involvement of mass media, NGOs and civil society organisations.

In Canada
The JPC will complete preparations tasks as guided by CANADEM prior to taking up the overseas assignment. These preparation tasks will include:
- review and completion of documentation related to such matters as health, security, contracts and finances.
- health consultations and preparation
- travel arrangements
- contact with overseas supervisors and background document reviews on the destination country, culture and the assignment
- attendance at pre-departure orientation program covering topics including adaptation, health, security, intercultural communications, success in international work environments and follow-on employment counseling.

Overseas
The JPC will participate in the development of proposals, methodology, field work, data analysis or report writing of research activities undertaken by UNODC ROCA in the region; assist in preparing periodic situation reports on drug use and HIV/AIDS in the region as well as reports of different meetings, missions and related activities; assist in the development of project ideas and documents in the area of prevention, treatment and care of drug abuse and HIV/AIDS in different settings; provide support in development of concept papers, agendas and in workshop/meetings' logistics organized under the different demand reduction projects; and assist in developing drafts, proof reading, and editing UNODC ROCA publications, e.g., field reports, country profiles and other policy and strategy documents.
Organisation d'accueil : UNODC, Uzbekistan
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : UNODC is mandated to assist Member States in their struggle against illicit drugs, crime and terrorism.

Globalization has created an environment where illicit drugs, crime and terrorism can flow easily across borders. The welfare gains to be had from open trade and flow of public goods are, however, offset by the globalization of threats to human security. UNODC s interventions are therefore designed to contribute to the following outcomes:

Governments will be better equipped to fulfil and implement their obligations under the international treaties, particularly through effective judicial cooperation, prevention and counter measures against illicit drug production, trafficking and abuse, human trafficking and other forms of organized crime, money laundering, corruption and terrorism;

Decisions by policy-makers will be more evidence-based, relying on more extensive and intensive knowledge of illicit drugs, crime and terrorism issues;

Civil society and public opinion will be more firmly committed to action against the illicit drug and crime problems, relying on greater awareness and understanding of the issues.

In pursuing its objectives, UNODC will make every effort to integrate and mainstream the gender perspective, particularly in its projects for prevention and the provision of alternative livelihoods, as well as those against human trafficking.