Consultant: Climate change, land degradation, desertification and biodiversity

New York, NY, United States 🇺🇸

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Background

UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security.

UN Women’s Intergovernmental Support Division (IGSD) works to ensure that global norms, policies and standards on gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls is strengthened and implemented.

Under the overall guidance and supervision of the Policy Advisor and the Intergovernmental Specialist, Intergovernmental Support Division, the consultant is expected to provide support in carrying out work on the following thematic areas: climate change, land degradation, desertification and biodiversity, with the over-all aim of advancing gender equality, the empowerment of women and girls and their human rights in these areas of work. 


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