The European Union Madad fund kicks off a multilateral award with three UN agencies, UNHCR, ILO and UNICEF, under the title “Towards an inclusive national social protection system and accelerating decent job opportunities for Syrians and vulnerable Jordanians”. The joint programme serves to support vulnerable Jordanians and refugees to successfully graduate from cash assistance through a combination scheme that addresses social protection and sustainable employment opportunities for income generation.
The joint programme for ILO in partnership with UNICEF supports the National Social Protection Strategy for Jordan including the institutional set up to support its implementation and monitoring. The programme also will facilitate the transition from cash assistance towards dignified livelihoods opportunities, in close coordination with UNHCR for the refugees, through a holistic approach of interventions building on existing approaches by UNICEF and the ILO, which includes skills development and counselling for sustainable employment within decent work principles of it.
Under the overall supervision of the Chief Technical Advisor and in close collaboration with project staff, the Regional Office for Arab States and the relevant ROAS DWT specialists, the Research & Economic Analysis Officer will perform the following tasks:
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