Type: Full Time
Clos on:15 Jan 2023
UNICEF is an agency of the United Nations responsible for providing humanitarian and developmental aid to children worldwide. It was established in 1946 to help children affected by World War II and since then has been at the frontlines of humanitarian crises, armed conflict, and natural disasters. UNICEF works in more than 190 countries and territories to help children survive, thrive, and fulfill their potential, collaborating with governments, corporations, non-profit groups, civic leaders, celebrities, churches, and other faith-based organizations.
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About UN jobs-Chief Health and Nutrition
Promoting the rights of every child, everywhere is UNICEF’s primary goal in all of its endeavors, including its operations, advocacy, and programmatic work. In another hand, This dedication to children’s rights translates into action through the equity strategy, which places a special emphasis on the most underprivileged and marginalized families and children. For UNICEF, equity means that all children have an opportunity to survive, develop and reach their full potential, without discrimination, bias, or favoritism.
Any child’s rights violates to the extent that they have an unequal opportunity at life in its social, political, economic, civic, and cultural dimensions. There is mounting evidence that reducing inequality by investing in the health, education, and safety of a society’s most vulnerable members will not only allow all children to reach their full potential but also result in sustained economic growth and political stability. The emphasis on equity is crucial because of this. It supports the equitable development of nations and expedites the realization of all children’s human rights, which is UNICEF’s worldwide mandate and establishes in the Convention on the Rights of the Child.
Required Qualifications UN jobs-Chief Health and Nutrition
It is necessary to have an advanced degree from an academic institution in one of the following disciplines: medicine, public health, community nutrition, epidemiology, global/international health, health policy and/or management, environmental health sciences, biostatistics, socio-medical, health education, or another technical discipline that is pertinent.
It is necessary to have at least ten years of professional experience in at least one of the following fields: public health planning and management, maternity and neonatal health care with nutrition experience, or health emergency/humanitarian preparation.
In addition The working knowledge of a developing nation values as an asset.
Experience working for a UN system agency or organization regardes as advantageous.
It’s necessary to speak and write English well. Chinese is the local language of the duty station, and knowledge of another UN official language is regarded as advantageous.