Gouvernement du Canada

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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 : Malawi
Ville : Lilongwe
Secteur : Infrastructure et services sociaux divers
Description du stage : The intern will be associated with the Disaster Reduction and Recovery Unit of the BCPR (Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery) prepared a strategy for its activities in the region. The Bureau aims to contribute to the reduction of natural disaster risk in southern Africa by building and strengthening disaster management capacity and by reducing the vulnerability of the poorest populations.

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.

The JPC will assist and advise in the review of the policies and plans, including the Country Cooperation Framework (CCF) and Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) within the context of HIV, governance, women and children issues; identify and promote realistic and appropriate measures to address these factors and develop project proposals for Malawi within the context of the sustainable recovery and disaster risk management framework for implementation by UNDP in partnership with other UN agencies and NGOs; assist as needed in facilitating the coordination of recovery activities with those of other agencies, and ensure that the immediate and midterm planning includes HIV components; assist as needed in mobilizing resources for projects within the context of the sustainable recovery framework and disaster risk management; work with the Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery (BCPR) regional office in the above and provide input for the regional strategy.
Organisation d'accueil : United Nations Development Programme, Malawi
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : UNDP is the UN's global development network, an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. The UNDP assists states like Malawi to protect and promote human rights and to achieve the Millennium Development Goals. It helps to ensure that the country implements its development strategy and that real results are achieved, which translate into better quality of life for every Malawian, in terms of access to social services including heath and education, protection and promotion of human rights and participation in economy.