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UN Women Recruitment

  • Industry NGO / Non-Profit Associations
  • Founded N / A
  • Type Public
  • Website
  • Address 10 Zambezi Crescent WAEC Complex, 3rd Floor, Left Wing Maitama Abuja - FCT, NIGERIA - See more at:

About UN Women

In July 2010, the United Nations General Assembly created UN Women, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. In doing so, UN Member States took an historic step in accelerating the Organization’s goals on gender equality and the empowerment of women. The crea... read moretion of UN Women came about as part of the UN reform agenda, bringing together resources and mandates for greater impact. It merges and builds on the important work of four previously distinct parts of the UN system, which focused exclusively on gender equality and women’s empowerment: Division for the Advancement of Women (DAW) International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women (INSTRAW) Office of the Special Adviser on Gender Issues and Advancement of Women (OSAGI) United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) The main roles of UN Women are: To support inter-governmental bodies, such as the Commission on the Status of Women, in their formulation of policies, global standards and norms. To help Member States to implement these standards, standing ready to provide suitable technical and financial support to those countries that request it, and to forge effective partnerships with civil society. To lead and coordinate the UN system’s work on gender equality as well as promote accountability, including through regular monitoring of system-wide progress.

UN Women Jobs in Nigeria

177 vacancies
      • Security and Safety Analyst at UN Women

      • The Security and Safety Analyst will directly support the Country Representative and will report to the operations manager with a technical reporting line to the UN Women Global Security and Safety Ad
        • 23 November, 2023
      • Executive Assistant at UN Women

      • Reporting to the Country Representative, the Executive Assistant is responsible for providing a variety of executive administrative support to the Country Representative with full confidentiality in a
        • 16 November, 2023
      • Communications Assistant at UN Women

      • Under the direct supervision of the UN Women Country Office, the National Communications Officer supports the formulation and implementation of communications and advocacy strategies to increase re
        • 21 September, 2023
      • Programme/Finance Associate at UN Women

      • The Finance Associate works in close collaboration with the Programme and Operations Team as well as with the Operations and Programme teams in UN Women CO for solving complex finance-related issues a
        • 27 July, 2023
      • Driver/Field Office Clerk - Maiduguri at UN Women

      • Reporting to the Programme Specialist/Coordinator the driver provides reliable and safe driving and clerical services to the “ Enhancing Gender-Responsive Security Operations and Community Dialo
        • 27 July, 2023
      • Editor - National Consultant at UN Women

      • Background UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of wo
        • 29 June, 2023
      • National Consultant at UN Women

      • Location: Abuja Duration of Initial Contract: 45 Working days Type of Contract: Individual Contract Additional Category: Gender Equality Expected Duration of Assignment: 45 Working days Ba
        • 20 April, 2023
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