United Nations

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the United Nations' global development network. Headquartered in New York City, UNDP advocates for change and connects countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. It provides expert advice, training and grants support to developing countries, with increasing emphasis on assistance to the least developed countries.

26/09/2022
Full time
United Nations 1211 Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
Result of Service A report describing the issues and obstacles to the greater integration of geospatial and statistical information in the UNECE region, which will facilitate future work to overcome those issues and obstacles, estimated working time 60 days. Work Location Home country Expected duration 3 months with possible extension for 12 months Duties and Responsibilities The consultant will support the EU funded project to support the integration of geospatial and statistical data across the UNECE region. In particular, the consultant will prepare a paper describing the issues and obstacles to the greater integration of statistical and geospatial data in the UNECE region. Qualifications/special skills Academic Qualifications: First degree in Statistics, geospatial information or related field is required. Experience: 5 years experience in Statistics, or geospatial information or a related field is required. Language: Fluency in English is required....
13/09/2022
Full time
United Nations Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
This post is located in the Documents Management Section, Central Planning and Coordination Service (CPCS), Division of Conference Management (DCM), Department for General Assembly and Conference Management, Geneva. The incumbent reports to the Chief of Section. Responsibilities Under the supervision of the Chief, Documents Management Section, the Data Analysis Assistant will be responsible for the following duties: Contributes to the preparation of reports based on organizational needs and requirements for reporting and analysis Contributes to data cleaning and preparation of data sets, and documents data sets used Contributes to the creation and maintenance of databases, to data collection projects, products, tools, and processes to extend the capabilities of client offices Contributes to the identification and analysis of patterns in data sets using various methods Prepares data sets upon request; responds to queries/requests Performs other duties as...
10/08/2022
Full time
United Nations 1211 Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
Result of Service The service will provide UNCTAD with data uploads for the ECDE database, a feasibility study for an ECDE policy tracker, and statistical inputs for the Pacific edition of the Digital Economy Report. Work Location Home based with one round trip to Geneva to participate in a 2-day technical team meeting organized by the ECDE Data Governance project and tentatively scheduled for the second half of September 2022. Expected duration Contract duration: 22 August to 9 December 2022. Effective working time: 4 months. Place of work: Homebased. Duties and Responsibilities   The individual contractor will support UNCTAD’s E-Commerce and Digital Economy Branch in the design and implementation of its Data Governance project and support the finalization of the Pacific Digital Economy Report Under the supervision of the Project Officers, the individual contractor will have the following responsibilities:   Data Governance...