Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfil their potential.
Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.
And we never give up.
For every child, a better future
UNICEF works to ensure the rights of all children in the East Asia and Pacific Region. This means the rights of every child living in this country, irrespective of their nationality, gender, religion or ethnicity, to:
How can you make a difference?
The Health and HIV Section, UNICEF East Asia and Pacific Regional Office (EAPRO) is seeking an individual consultant to conduct in-depth analysis of available data (at global, regional and country levels) and draft country profiles or fact sheets on adolescent health/HIV and beyond.
Nature of Consultancy:
To support the UNICEF Regional Office for East Asia and Pacific (EAPRO) and UNICEF country offices in East Asia and the Pacific (EAP) to generate evidence in assessing the status of health systems including adolescent health and HIV.
In recent years, UNICEF has been actively working in evidence generation to promote and guide the work in narrowing health inequities, guided by the UNICEF’s Strategy for Health and the UNICEF Health Systems Strengthening Approach. Since 2016, the Health Section in EAPRO has developed Country Profiles for Immunization, which have been found valuable to track the evolvement of performance in immunization systems and guide priority setting. Building on the experience and positive feedback received, the Health Section is now planning on developing Country Profiles for adolescent health and HIV applying the latest data available, and further expanding the analysis by incorporating other sector specific (MNCH, Nutrition, Education) as required to guide country efforts in accelerating progress on adolescent health and HIV towards Universal Health Coverage for adolescents in general and those most of risk (young key populations) in the region.
Under the supervision of Chief of Health and HIV/AIDS Specialist, the consultant will:
Qualifications or Specialized Knowledge/Experience Required: