UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to protect the rights of every child. Defending children’s rights throughout their lives requires a global presence, aiming to produce results and understand their effects. UNICEF believes all children have a right to survive, thrive and fulfill their potential – to the benefit of a better world.
The Office of Deputy Representative of UNICEF Thailand Country Office is seeking a qualified individual to provide research assistance on user experiences of biometric identification in lower income and vulnerable community.
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• Selected applicants will be given a stipend.
• UNICEF will also cover relevant travel costs.
To qualify as an advocate:
• Currently enrolled in, or a recent graduate within the past 2 years of a degree programme in an undergraduate or graduate school, preferably in Business Administration, Information Management, Public administration, Political Science, etc.;
• Experiences in conducting interviews, preferably in technical subjects and with families and in remote areas are a plus;
• Proficient in English and Thai. Knowledge in local dialect or minority language in Thailand would be an asset;
• Excellent research and organizational skills – being able to schedule interviews and focus group discussions (FGDs) of 5-6 people each; assist in conducting interviews; write up notes; and to think laterally about who else would be useful to interview;
• Good communication and interpersonal skills;
• Ability to work independently;
• Have no immediate relatives (e.g. father, mother, brother, sister) working in any UNICEF office; and
• Have no other relatives in the line of authority which the intern will report to.
Eligible Regions: Open for All
Interested applicants are requested to submit a CV and apply through the given link.
Application Deadline: October 8, 2018