UNFPA, United Nations Population Fund in Ankara seeks Turkish citizen candidates for the position of Programme Assistant to be based in Ankara under Service Contract - Application deadline is 10 March 2021.
HOW TO APPLY:
A letter of interest, a UN Personal History Form (P11) filled in English, and a CV should be sent to our e-mail address, indicating position reference code of UNFPATR/ASSISTANT/2021 no later than 10 March 2021.
Applications sent without indicating the Position Reference Code in the e-mail subject will not be considered.
Only fully completed applications sent before the deadline will be considered and reviewed.
No fax applications will be accepted. No phone inquiries will be accepted.
Short listed candidates will be contacted only.
UNFPA is a non-smoking environment.
UNFPA provides a work environment that reflects the values of gender quality, teamwork, respect for diversity, integrity and a healthy balance of work and life. We are committed to maintaining our balanced gender distribution and therefore encourage women to apply.
Notice: There is no application, processing or other fee at any stage of the application process. UNFPA does not solicit or screen for information in respect of HIV or AIDS and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV/AIDS status.
UNFPA started working in 1969 and began working with the Government of Turkey in 1971. UNFPA Turkey activities were initially carried out on a project-by-project basis. The first multi-year Country Programme ran from 1988 to 1992. The Sixth Country Programme (2016 to 2020) is currently underway.
For more than forty years, UNFPA in Turkey has support to:
Promote mother and child health,
Improve reproductive health and rights,
Empowering young people fulfil their potential
Promote gender equality,
Combat violence against women,
Enhance collection, use, and dissemination of development data.
in collaboration with state institutions, non-governmental organizations, private sector and universities.
Since 2011 UNFPA is also supporting the humanitarian response efforts of Turkey on promoting reproductive health and combating gender based violence.