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Health And Pollution Expert

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(NOTE: Average minimum salary 200K working as a Project Manager, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, Consultant, Financial Advisor, Technical adviso. Massive 2021 recruitment conducted by Government, Counties, NGOs, UN, UNDP, World Bank, international development community, UNESCO, WHO, USAID. Get the details click here)

Full time, Fixed term

Qualifications/special skills

Academic Qualifications:

Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or higher) in an environment, sanitary engineering, public or occupational health, or related field is required.

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Minimum of twenty-years of progressively responsible experience in strategic and programme planning in field of public or occupational health, pollution reduction, chemicals and waste management, environment and health stakeholder engagement and networking, at national, regional and global levels is required.


1. Draft a review report of pollution and health outputs and targets in the UNEP MTS2022-2025, the PoW2022-2023, the recent Resolutions of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA) concerning pollution and health, and the Implementation Plan Towards a Pollution-Free Planet.

2. Draft review report of at least ten (10) UN Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework(s) to identify opportunities for UNEP’s engagement with the Chemicals and Pollution thematic subprogramme.

3. Drafting of health section(s) of the cross-pillar sector programme.

4. Presentation on the findings of the final reports of 1B and 1C.

5. Regional guidance notes for chemicals, pollution, and health for the Implementation Plan Towards a Pollution-Free Planet (for 3 regions).

6. Review technical documents on environment and health prepared by partners and help with coordinating inputs from various parts of the organization (this refers to the report prepared by Boston College through Pushpam for which we just received an updated version).

7. Coordinate the development of a new bilateral MOU with WHO, through the facilitation and preparation for meetings, collection of inputs from various parts of UNEP, drafting of priorities for collaboration.

8. Contribute to future phases of review and further drafting of the Global Programme of Action on One Health, bringing the pollution and chemicals and waste expertise.

Writer : Action Plan For The UN Decade

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Full time, Fixed term

Qualifications/special skills

Academic Qualifications:

A first-level university degree in environmental affairs, environmental economics, political science or a related field is required.

Experience: At least 1 year of professional experience in project management or administration is required.

Qualifications/special skills

Skills: The consultant should have excellent English language writing skills, be computer literate in standard software applications; be able to work independently; and have good interpersonal skills.

Academic Qualifications:

The consultant should have a Masters’ degree in Environmental sciences, economics, development studies or a related field.A Bachelor’s university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.Experience:

The consultant is required to have at least ten (10) years of professional experience in project design, project monitoring and evaluation, or grant writing, in the fields of ecosystem restoration or sustainable finance considered an advantage.

Experience with setting campaigns in a context of multilateral environmental agreements (e.g. Rio Conventions) would be an asset.Responsibilities

Under the supervision of the Coordinator, UN Decade on Ecosystems Restoration, the consultant will:

• Develop an outline for the UN Decade Action Plan

• Consult the outline with the FAO and UNEP core team

• Develop an annotated outline of the Action Plan

• Develop a consultation plan for finalization and public consultation of the Action Plan

• Deliver a final draft Action Plan to UNEP and FAO for public consultation, by 5 June 2021


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