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New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Health Specialist, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Human Resources Assistant, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Human Resources Clerk, UN Development Programme (UNDP) ICT Assistant, UN Development Programme (UNDP) (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Amir1140)

Japanese Grant gives hope for Recovery in Lake Urmia

New Japanese grant gives hope for sustained recovery in Lake Urmia Water – albeit thinly spread – is now covering a significant amount of the lake’s formerly dried-out surface. Much more than it was two years – or even one year – ago.  And while the lake’s biosphere is still in critical condition, there have […]

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, Global Fund Grants, (United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Chief Technical Adviser, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Area Manager, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Amir1140)

Iran Ranks 69th in Human Development Index

By John Lee. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has ranked Iran in 69th place  out of 158 countries in its latest annual Human Development Report (HDR), entitled ‘Human Development for Everyone’. The full report is available here. (Source: UNDP)

Japan Donates $6.9m to Iranian Projects

The Government of Japan has allocated $6.9 million to five projects in Iran. The assistance, aimed at building a “tolerant and stable society” in the region, will go to the following projects over the next five years: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP): $1 million towards the restoration of Lake Urmia “via local community participation in […]

New Career Opportunities in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: International Consultancy Services: Energy Efficient Buildings, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Amir1140)

New Career Opportunity in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised a new job in Iran: International Consultancy Services for Partnership and Resource Mobilization (PRM), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) (Source: UN) (Picture credit: Ninara)

New UN Jobs in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Director, Asian and Pacific Centre for the Development of Disaster Information Management, Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) Programme Officer, Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) Senior Adviser, Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the […]

New UN Job in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Premises Administrative and Security Manager (PASM), UNDP (Source: UN)

New International Jobs in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Shelter – Wash Assistant, Tehran, UNICEF Technical Expert, Tehran, UNICEF Monitoring and Evaluation & Coordinator, UNICEF Grants Manager, Relief International Director, Disaster Information Management, Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific Monitoring & Evaluation Coordinator, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) (Source: UN)

More New UN Jobs in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Technical Expert, UNICEF International Consultant – Integrated Natural Resource Management (INRM), UNDP Shelter-WASH Assistant – Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) (Source: UN)

More New UN Jobs in Iran

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new jobs in Iran: Technical Expert, UNICEF Assistant Resettlement Officer, UNHCR International Consultant for GEF Terminal Evaluation, UNDP (Source: UN)

UNDP Iran releases Project ‘One-Pagers’

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) partners with people at all levels of society to help build nations that can withstand crisis, and drive and sustain the kind of growth that improves the quality of life for everyone. UNDP’s current work in the Islamic Republic of Iran focuses on four areas: Inclusive Growth and Poverty […]

Women of South Khorasan: Sources of Inspiration

“Being part of the Carbon Sequestration Project (CSP), I feel empowered” says Fatemeh.  “I have gained a lot of respect and credibility, not only in my family but also in the whole village.” Fatemeh – a 20 year-old woman – is from Hojjatabad village which is situated in South Khorasan Province. Esmat is in her […]

UNDP Advertises for Technical Expert in Tehran

By John Lee. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has advertised the position of Technical Expert for a “Management Capacity Development” project, offered by The Zagros Project. Interested candidates should send their covering letter and resume – as a scanned attachment – to the mentioned email address or fax number in the TOR within the fixed application deadline. The […]

UNDP Advertises for Technical Expert in Tehran

By John Lee. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has advertised the position of Technical Expert for a “Sustainable Agriculture and Critical Biodiversity Conservation” project, offered by the Conservation of Iranian Wetlands Project (CIWP). Interested candidates should send their covering letter and resume – as a scanned attachment – to the mentioned email address or fax number in […]

Iran Moves Up in Human Development Index (HDI)

According to the 2015 Human Development Report (HDR), The Islamic Republic of Iran’s Human Development Index (HDI) value for 2014 is currently 0.766. This places Iran in the “high human development” category. Its rank is 69th out of 188 countries and territories. Iran’s HDI value for 2013 was 0.749 positioning the country at 75 out […]