Under the direct supervision of the Emergency Coordinator in Bihac, the consultant will support UNICEF in monitoring the protection situation of children on the move within and outside of reception facilities in Una-Sana Canton. The consultant requires the ability to problem solve, work effectively with diverse stakeholders and advocate for children as new issues and needs arise. This includes working with key counterparts to quickly identify solutions as new protection issues arise, and practically applying the best interest of the child principle to a range of situations. Additional support to other locations may be required, depending on the refugee, migrant mixed migration flows and needs of children.
The Consultant will focus on monitoring the child protection environment within and outside of temporary reception centres (TRC) in Una-Sana Canton (USC) and will collect data related to Child protection (CP) from different actors focused on the number of children arriving to the area, number of children staying outside of official TRC, quantity and quality of services ensured to children.
Coordination between different governmental, UN and NGO partners in order to ensure efficient service delivery to children is crucial for the protection of children and is also an important component of the work.
Child Protection Monitoring in Una-Sana Canton will include:
To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have…