Opportunities

[ Job ] Posted on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 10:54
Background / General description:   THE WORLD BANK Established in 1944, the WBG is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for development solutions. In fiscal year 2014, the WBG committed $65.6 billion in loans, grants, equity investments and guarantees to its members and private businesses, of which $22.2 billion was concessional finance to its poorest members. It is governed by 188 member countries and delivers services out of 120 offices with nearly 15,000 staff located... Read more
Deadline: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
[ Job ] Posted on Monday, October 16, 2017 - 10:47
Closing date: Wednesday, 25 October 2017 Reference Number: 170790 Position Level: IS 4 Department: Central and West Asia Department Division: Urban Development and Water Division, CWRD Location: Asian Development Bank Headquarters Date Posted: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Closing Date: Wednesday, October 25, 2017 11:59 p.m. (2359 Manila Time, 0800 GMT) Job Purpose Contribute to the formulation of policies and strategies on urban sector development, urban and regional planning, urban... Read more
Deadline: Wednesday, October 25, 2017
[ Job ] Posted on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 16:21
THE WORLD BANK GROUP Established in 1944, the WBG is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for development solutions. In fiscal year 2014, the WBG committed $65.6 billion in loans, grants, equity investments and guarantees to its members and private businesses, of which $22.2 billion was concessional finance to its poorest members. It is governed by 188 member countries and delivers services out of 120 offices with nearly 15,000 staff located globally. The WBG consists of... Read more
Deadline: Monday, October 30, 2017
[ Consultancy ], [ Job ] Posted on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 11:09
World Resources Institute (WRI) is an independent, nonprofit global research organization that turns big ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity and human well-being. We are working to address six critical challenges that the world must overcome this decade in order to secure a sustainable future for people and the planet: climate change, energy, food, forests, water and sustainable cities. We are passionate. We value our diversity of interests, skills and... Read more
Deadline: Tuesday, October 31, 2017
[ Job ] Posted on Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 15:23
Location: New York or London, Multiple Countries Type: Full Time Min. Experience: Executive ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION 100 Resilient Cities, Pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation (100RC) is a new organization dedicated to helping cities be better prepared for and quickly rebound from 21st century shocks and stresses. Selected from an international competition, 100 Resilient Cities works with 100 member cities for whom it plans to provide four kinds of value: 1) Financial and other support for... Read more
Deadline: Sunday, December 31, 2017
[ Consultancy ], [ Job ] Posted on Monday, April 3, 2017 - 10:59
UN-HABITAT has been developing extensive work in Mozambique since 2002. Our Programme has built a strong position in the Country and has worked closely with Local Authorities and its partners in territorial development, urban resilience, disaster risk reduction and affordable housing. If selected your task will be to translate from English to Portuguese the Habitat Country Programme for the period 2017-2020, a document of 13 pages which refers to the Organization work areas for the coming years... Read more
Deadline: Sunday, December 31, 2017
[ Job ] Posted on Friday, March 24, 2017 - 11:14
The socio-economic and mapping report is 250 pages report needs proof reading and editing prior publication. The volunteer will perform the following tasks: 1) proof reading and language check; 2) comment unclear phrasing/ suggest otherwise; 3) make suggestions for structural changes; 4) make suggestions for graphic/ visual additions; 5) complete text editingThe Report is 250 pages and was developed by the research team for publication. The selected UN Online Volunteer will be mentioned in the... Read more
Deadline: Sunday, December 31, 2017
[ Consultancy ], [ Job ] Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 11:12
Organization: UNU - United Nations University Country: Malaysia City: Kuala Lumpur Office: UNU Centre Kuala Lumpur POSITION: Personnel Service Agreement REFERENCE NO.: 2017/UNU/IIGH/PSA/RO/11 LOCATION: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Timezone: UTC +9 CLOSING DATE: Open until position is filled Organizational Unit: UNU International Institute for Global Health (UNU-IIGH) United Nations University objectives The United Nations University (UNU) is an international community of scholars engaged in research... Read more
Deadline: Sunday, December 31, 2017