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To work in the context of the Eritrean and Somali segments of an EU-funded project called E-Platform: Telling the real story – Information campaign targeting Somali and Eritrean migrants (www.tellingtherealstory.org).
The information campaign reaches out to Eritrean and Somali refugees in countries of transit and first asylum in Africa, with a view to inform them about the full scope of the perils and difficulties related to irregular onward movements to Europe and about other possibilities to find protection and durable solutions. Ultimately it should enable concerned people to take an informed decision about their plans and about possible onward movements. This campaign not only relies on traditional media (television, radio and printed material), but makes an extensive use of new, web-based media (e-platform and social media).
Under the direct supervision of the Protection Officer and overall management of the UNHCR Head of Office in Addis Ababa, the Associate Project Officer will provide reports to the Project Manager in Stockholm and colleagues in UNHCR Addis Ababa and will contribute to the efficient implementation of the campaign in Ethiopia.
The Project Associate will be responsible for the following:
The Associate Project Officer will be stationed in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
The Consultancy contract will be issued by UNOPS, starting October 2016 up to 31 December 2016.
Please note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.