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Design E-card Season’s Greetings/New Year for UN Caribbean partners

UN Caribbean Coordination Office

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Art and design
Arts, music, photography and film
Volunteers: 1 needed
1-5 hours per week / 1 weeks
Latin America and the Caribbean
English
Task
Background and objectives
Requirements
The online volunteer is expected to design an Electronic Christmas / New Year Card for our partners, promoting our work on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).We will hold a brief Skype call and share our branding guidelines. He/she would be expected to submit three proposals, and finalize one after two rounds of feedback. Support will be provided via Skype and Dropbox. The volunteer will communicate directly with our communications team. Online volunteers will receive due credit for their contributions to the design.
The UN system in the Caribbean sub region has developed a regional Multi-country Sustainable Development Framework (MSDF). For this purpose the UN in the Caribbean will produce a number of digital products aimed at raising awareness of the Sustainable Development Goals, the MSDF and other related development issues.
Professional experience in Graphic Design. Please upload your CV and in your application, please include web links to your portfolio or samples of previous art design works.

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The UNV Online Volunteering service connects organizations working for the Sustainable Development Goals with volunteers eager to contribute to global progress using their time and skills online.

Thousands of volunteers all around the world – professionals, students, retirees and expatriates – are working each day to advance development. Here’s how you can join them:

  1. Register as a volunteer with the UNV Online Volunteering service.
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  3. The organization offering the volunteer opportunity makes its selection from among the applicants. If you’re selected, congratulations – start making a difference right away!
  4. Once you’ve completed your assignment, submit a feedback form telling us about your experience. You’ll need this in order to receive…
  5. …your well-earned certificate of appreciation from the organization with which you volunteered, acknowledging your hard work and achievements!

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Access to the Internet and the right tools. You’ll need reliable Internet access, as well as regular access to a communication device, such as a smartphone, tablet, laptop or computer. 

Time. Decide how much time you can realistically devote to your online volunteering activities. Once you select a daily or weekly time range, you’ll be counted on to honour your commitment.

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