Urban Themes

[ Opportunities ] Posted on Monday, July 23, 2018 - 12:31
Closing date: Saturday, 4 August 2018 Job no: 514770 Position type: Consultancy Location: United States Division/Equivalent: Partnerships School/Unit: Data, Research and Policy Department/Office: Policy Categories: Statistics and Monitoring, Consultancy UNICEF works in some of the world's toughest places, to reach the world's most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their... Read more
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Monday, July 23, 2018 - 12:08
VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT     Issued on: 18 July 2018   ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION: UN-HABITAT DUTY STATION: Hargeisa Somaliland FUNCTIONAL TITLE: Senior Civil Engineer/ Resident Engineer for Hargeisa Water Supply Upgrading Project (HUWSUP); DURATION: 2.5 work-months over 2.5 calendar months Start Date:                          1 September 2018 End Date:                            15... Read more
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Monday, July 23, 2018 - 11:17
Closing date: Saturday, 4 August 2018 By Leon Osong on 07/21/2018 CONSULTANT VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Issued on 19 July 2018 ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION: UN-Habitat office in Islamic Republic of Iran DUTY STATION: Tehran, Iran FUNCTIONAL TITLE: National Consultant for Web-based GIS Modelling DURATION 7 Months CONTRACT TYPE: UNOPS LICA CLOSING DATE: 4 August 2018 BACKGROUND As demonstrated by recent... Read more
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Monday, July 23, 2018 - 10:57
Closing date: Friday, 3 August 2018 By Leon Osong on 07/21/2018 CONSULTANT VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Issued on 21 July 2018 ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION: UN-Habitat DUTY STATION: Nairobi FUNCTIONAL TITLE: Resource Mobilization Consultant DURATION Four months CLOSING DATE: 31 July 2018 BACKGROUND Urban Basic Services at UN-Habitat The Urban Basic Services Branch (UBSB) aims at increasing equitable access to... Read more
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Monday, July 23, 2018 - 10:54
Description Program Overview The decisions that national leaders, local officials, developers, and planners make today will determine how billions of people in urban centers will thrive over the next century. Already, half the global population resides in cities. That figure is set to increase to 70 percent by 2050. Traditional models of city development can lock us into congestion, sprawl, and... Read more
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Monday, July 23, 2018 - 10:30
Closing date: Wednesday, 25 July 2018 There are approximately 8,000 diesel generator sets operating in the Metropolitan Region of Santiago, which work as a backup to regulate the demand for energy during peak hours. It is estimated that a similar amount exists in the rest of the country. The replacement of this equipment in industrial and commercial establishments, especially those that operate... Read more
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Monday, July 23, 2018 - 10:25
Closing date: Sunday, 29 July 2018 UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful implementation of its partners' peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. Our mission is to help people build better lives and countries achieve sustainable development. UNOPS areas of expertise cover infrastructure, procurement, project management,... Read more
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Monday, July 23, 2018 - 10:21
Description Position Overview in this position, you will assist in leading the implementation of a global initiative and partnership to accelerate progress toward a sustainable new ocean economy. Reporting to the Director, Sustainable Ocean Initiative, You will be part of a global team and will coordinate research and outreach, and planning and execution of meetings with key partners. Engaging in... Read more
[ Opportunities ] Posted on Monday, July 23, 2018 - 10:15
Description Associate II Overview WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities seeks an Associate II to guide several sustainable transport research or institutional development projects to successful completion and measurable impacts. You will provide project management and research support to the Ross Center's Urban Mobility team in the areas of integrated transport, sustainable mobility, and road... Read more
[ Document ] Posted on Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 12:29
A unique strategic opportunity beckons Bangladesh. Dhaka, the economic powerhouse of the country, stands on the cusp of a dramatic transformation that could make it much more prosperous and livable. Today, Dhaka is prone to flooding, congestion, and messiness, to a point that is clogging its growth. But toward its east, where two major highway corridors will one day intersect, is a vast expanse... Read more

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