Chief of the Division, UNOSSC Arab-ECIS
Responsibilities: Provide cross-practice support to the UN Country Teams in practical opportunities for expanding South-South and Triangular Cooperation; in further developing the capacity of various partners at national and regional levels in advancing the concepts and practices of South-South Cooperation. Promote dialogue and support the programme design for intra- and inter-regional South-South Cooperation. Manage human and financial resources deployed to the region by the UN Office for South-South Cooperation.
Ahmed Hussein Ahmed
Advisor, Regional and Country Support for Arab States
Responsibilities: Provide advisory and organizational services for country-level support in the Arab States region (support implementation of national-level stock-taking on trends and opportunities), promotion of regional mechanisms and South-South Cooperation Roadmap for Arab States and the Regional East-East Cooperation, and developing capacities at national and regional levels.
Advisor, Regional and Country Support for Europe and the CIS, and Advocacy & Communications
Responsibilities: Provide advisory and organizational services for Country-level Support in advancing the South-South Cooperation agendas of the countries in the Europe and CIS region; provide advisory support in elaboration of dedicated regional and national-level programme initiatives in support to East- East/South-South Cooperation; facilitate mainstreaming of the notion of South-South/East-East Cooperation in the region through advocacy and communication.
Advisor, Country Support and Partners Mobilisation
Responsibilities: Country-level Support in advancing the South-South Cooperation agendas of the countries in Europe and the CIS, Support Regional Groupings in Advancing South-South Cooperation Agenda, Support Public-Private Partnerships & People-Centered Investment Promotion, Expand South-South Cooperation Solutions and Mechanisms Mapping Portal & Publication.
Safaa Abdelmonem Habib
Advisor, Agricultural Development in Arab States, and Advocacy & Communications
Responsibilities: Ensure production and promotion of policy-related and thematic articles in national and international media and extend the division’s outreach to sector-specific national media and to the wider public through the use of social media tools. Lead the design and implementation of the division’s website, organize and facilitate transfer of successful innovative solutions through pilot initiatives in agricultural development.
Advisor, Agricultural and Economic Development in Europe and the CIS
Responsibilities: Facilitate South-South knowledge exchange through the transfer and documentation of successful innovative solutions and methodologies in agriculture. Advise partner government institutions on how to improve conditions for scaling up including replication, adaptation, and expansion of successful solutions in agricultural production and income-generation, and organize relevant institutional/capacity development activities.
Advisor, Knowledge Management and Operations
Responsibilities: Providing technical and organizational services in budget monitoring, financial reports, project-related travel and travel reporting; support in procurement of products and services; mobilization of institutional secondments with partnered UNRC offices; placement of government volunteers; knowledge management; organization of trainings for the seconded professionals or placed volunteers, JPOs, UNVs in order to support partnered UNRC Offices in mobilizing partnerships for national-level South-South Cooperation initiatives.
Advisor, ICT & Mapping of Successful Solutions for Arab States
Responsibilities: Provide technical & organizational services in information technologies, online crowd sourcing, and mapping of South-South Cooperation mechanisms & solutions in Arab States, Europe and the CIS. Provide IT support and maintenance of the regional division’s website and implement timely updates in consultation with the communications advisor. Provide support in the implementation of crowdsourcing for concrete pilot South-South/East-East Cooperation initiatives; and ensure mobilization of resources based on crowdsourcing.
Alyssa Sojeatta Kilic
Advisor, Mapping of South-South Cooperation Mechanisms & Solutions in the Arab States, Europe and the CIS, Information Technologies and Online Communications
Responsibilities: Provide technical & organizational services in digital media and information technologies; assist in disseminating press-releases, e-newsletters and increasing the division's social media outreach. Provide advisory support and maintenance of both the regional division’s website and the South-South World website. As well as ensure the organization of digital media assets and the creation of publication designs.
South-South and Triangular Cooperation Analyst
Responsibilities: Analytical support for the promotion and optimization of South-South and Triangular cooperation in the countries of a region; advice on South-South trends and opportunities in the region in support to the work of respective National Coordinating Authorities for South-South Cooperation; Take stock of relevant development practices in the countries of the region on a demand- driven basis, Implement strategic promotion of development solutions, best practices and lessons learned building on various knowledge sharing tools supported by the UN Office for South-South Cooperation; Support the participating UN Stakeholders on emerging opportunities for South-South Cooperation.