UNESCO (France) > Project-officer, Diversity of Cultural Expressions Section, Division for Creativity

Under the authority of the Chief of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions Section (DCE), and the direct supervision of the Chief of the Programmes and Stakeholder Outreach Unit, the incumbent will be part of the team of the 2005 Convention Secretariat. He/she is engaged in an operational programme of activities required to implement the 2005 Convention, mainly on the coordination, development, monitoring and evaluation of activities to promote the diversity of cultural expressions, in particular in the framework of the International Fund for Cultural Diversity established under the 2005 UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions. Within this context, the incumbent will:  

• Provide substantive and organizational support to the planning, coordination and follow-up to the International Fund for Cultural Diversity, its fundraising and communication strategy; 

• Coordinate the technical assessment and evaluation for the IFCD call for funding requests in cooperation with the National Commissions, Field Offices and the Panel of Experts; 

• Contribute to the monitoring and evaluation of IFCD projects; 

• Gather and analyse information to demonstrate the impact of the IFCD; 

• Lead capacity building activities targeting UNESCO Field Offices, National Commissions and project beneficiaries; 

• Develop relations with and provide technical guidance to IFCD stakeholders including project partners (public, private and civil society actors) when required; 

• Contribute to the work of the governing bodies to the 2005 Convention, and namely to the statutory meetings of the intergovernmental Committees, Conference of Parties. 

Deadline: 30 November 2017

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