The Child Protection Section, UNICEF East Asia and Pacific Regional Office (EAPRO) is seeking an Individual Consultant to undertake research for the preparation of knowledge products for the conference, and support preparations for the conference. UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential. Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone. And we never give up. For every child, a better future UNICEF works to ensure the rights of all children in the East Asia and Pacific Region. This means the rights of every child living in this country, irrespective of their nationality, gender, religion or ethnicity, to:Apply Now
- survival – to basic healthcare, peace and security;
- development – to a good education, a loving home and adequate nutrition;
- protection – from abuse, neglect, trafficking, Child Labour and other forms of exploitation; and
- participation – to express opinions, be listened to and take part in making any decisions that affect them
- Undertake research on key aspects of child online protection in the East Asia Region.
- Provide support for the preparation of the Regional Conference on Child Online Protection.
- A minimum of eight briefs on key aspects of child online protection in the East Asia.
- A minimum of six briefs on key aspects of child online protection in the Pacific.
- Comprehensive range of participants representing a range of government and NGO sectors, ICT industry actors and private sector.
- Master’s degree in social sciences, law, Computer Science, technology or relevant discipline
- Knowledge of child online protection
- Experience of carrying out research on child online protection
- Excellent research skills
- Excellent written skills
- Excellent organizational skills
- Fluency in English is required.
- Experience of East Asia and the Pacific Region
- Experience of working with UNICEF