Gender/Rights-Based Approaches Programme Officer

UNIFEM Viet Nam is recruiting for a full-time Gender/Rights-Based Approaches Programme Officer for 12-months initially with a possibility of extension, to be based in Hanoi.

Tasks and Duties:
- Act as a representative of the Joint UN Team on HIV and the Gender PCG, with the following tasks and responsibilities.
- Work closely with UNIFEM and Gender Programme Coordination Group to build capacity for UN Joint Team on HIV and its partners on gender mainstreaming.
- Strengthen and maintain the partnership between the Joint UN Team on HIV and other national organizations, International Non-governmental Organizations (INGOs), Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) such as Vietnam Women’s Union (VWU),  Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs  (MOLISA), VietNam Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS (VNP+), Health Policy Initiative (HPI) , Vietnam - Civil Society Partnership Platform on AIDS (VCSPA), to integrate the GIPA (Greater Involvement of People Living with AIDS) principle, gender and rights-based initiatives in their programs and other UNAIDS programme areas, To  network and collaborate with UN agencies on HIV and rights-based initiatives.
- To  network and collaborate with UN agencies on HIV and rights-based initiatives

Please visit,, or for the description of the position and qualifications. UN salary rates will apply to the post.

Interested candidates are requested to send their application, including a cover letter and curriculum vitae (in English) to UNIFEM Vietnam Country Office 72 Ly Thuong Kiet, Hanoi, Vietnam or to [email protected] with copied to [email protected] no later than 26th February 2010.

NOTE: Under the terms of the contract type, 02/02/2010 this position is only open to Vietnamese nationals.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. People Living with HIV are welcome to apply.


Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Ha Noi
Application Deadline: 
Fri, 2010-02-26