Youth and Gender Specialist, SB-5,
1. POSITION(S) VACANT: Youth and
Gender Specialist, SB-5, UNFPA, Jaipur, Rajasthan
UNFPA is the lead UN agency
for delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every
childbirth is safe and every young person's potential is
fulfilled. UNFPA’s strategic plan, focuses on three
transformative results: to end preventable maternal deaths; end
unmet need for family planning; and end gender-based violence and
In a world where fundamental human
rights are at risk, we need principled and ethical staff, who
embody these international norms and standards, and who will
defend them courageously and with full conviction.
is seeking candidates that transform, inspire and deliver high
impact and sustained results; we need staff who uphold the values
enshrined in the United Nations Charter, who are transparent,
exceptional in how they manage the resources entrusted to them and
who commit to deliver excellence in programme results.
The Youth and Gender
Specialist shall be providing technical assistance and manages
UNFPA’s work in respective State, on adolescents and youth and
gender equality, with special focus on gender-based violence, to
accelerate achievement of the ICPD Programme of Action and Agenda
2030. The incumbent will provide technical and policy advice in
these special areas and help to strategically position UNFPA’s
work, ensuring linkages with UNFPA other programme components of
sexual and reproductive health and population dynamics.
(Detailed Job description is available on the link
4. APPLICATION PROCESS:
candidates interested in the position are requested to apply using
by or before Wednesday, December 1, 2021.