UN Volunteers Cameroon recruitment – UNHCR Shelter assistant.
UN Volunteers Cameroon recruitment – UNHCR Shelter assistant-CMRR000364. The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme is the UN organization that promotes volunteerism to support peace and development worldwide. Volunteerism can transform the pace and nature of development and it benefits both society at large and the individual volunteer. UNV contributes to peace and development by advocating for volunteerism globally, encouraging partners to integrate volunteerism into development programming, and mobilizing volunteers.In most cultures volunteerism is deeply embedded in long-established, ancient traditions of sharing and support within the communities. kamepower.com
In this context, UN Volunteers take part in various forms of volunteerism and play a role in development and peace together with co-workers, host agencies and local communities.In all assignments, UN Volunteers promote volunteerism through their action and conduct. Engaging in volunteer activity can effectively and positively enrich their understanding of local and social realities, as well as create a bridge between themselves and the people in their host community. This will make the time they spend as UN Volunteers even more rewarding and productive.
Country of Assignment Cameroon
Host Institute UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Volunteer Category National Specialist
Number of Volunteer 1
Duration 12 months.
Possibility of Extension Yes
Expected Starting Date Immediate
Duty Station Meiganga [CMR]
Assignment Place Family Duty Station.
In case you are not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?
- Start by registering your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup.
- After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it.
- Then go to ‘My Page at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.
In case you are already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?
- Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile.
- Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply.
NB: This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Cameroon and legal residents in Cameroon with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Female candidates are greatly encouraged to apply.
Application deadline: 03-03-2019.