UNESCO is the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. It seeks to build peace through international cooperation in Education, the Sciences and Culture. UNESCO's programmes contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals defined in Agenda 2030, adopted by the UN General Assembly in 2015.
Within the delegated authority and under the direct supervision of Programme Officer for Culture, the National UNV Specialist will:
Furthermore, UN Volunteers are encouraged to integrate the UN Volunteers programme mandate within their assignment and promote voluntary action through engagement with communities in the course of their work. As such, UN Volunteers should dedicate a part of their working time to some of the following suggested activities:
4 years of experience in at the national and/or international level in working with cultural and creative industries and/or living heritage or other relevant programmes; experience with creative economy and sustainable development is an asset, as is experience working in the UN or other international development organization.
Area(s) of expertise
Nepalese, Level: Fluent, Required English, Level: Fluent, Required
Required education level
Bachelor degree or equivalent in sociology, anthropology, social sciences, or equivalent in area related to cultural and creative industries and/or living heritage
Competencies and values