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Supporting the development of knowledge documents related to Prevention of Violent Extremism (PVE)

UNDP Crisis Response Unit

24 Mar 2020 Apply now Share
24 Mar 2020 Apply now Share
Background and objectives
UNDP's Prevention of Violent Extremism (PVE) practice encompasses programming in 34 countries, integrating support to livelihoods, governance, dialogue, conflict prevention and peacebuilding. Following a global call to action to strengthen monitoring, evaluation and learning (MEL) of these projects, UNDP is leading a shift towards evidence-informed action. The volunteer will support this effort by compiling and editing knowledge products related to UNDPs work on prevention of violent extremism. The primary deliverable will be supporting the development and editing of a resource package on PVE and Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL). The resource package will be used by PVE practitioners across UNDPs Country Offices to inspire better implementation of MEL practices on the ground and will inform further practitioners workshops on the topic. The volunteer would support the research/document review, drafting of country case stories, writing sections of, and editing the overall res
Writing and editing
Communication, mass media and art
The volunteer will support UNDPs efforts to strengthen knowledge sharing, global communication and learning in the area of Prevention of Violent Extremism (PVE). UNDP recently developed a toolkit on PVE and Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) which is available online. To further support the implementation of the toolkit, a resource pack will be developed showcasing country office best practices and practitioners workshops will be held.
Volunteers: 1 needed
1-5 hours per week / 8 weeks
Excellent written English and document editing skills. Theoretical and/or practical knowledge of Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) in international development is required. Knowledge of Prevention of Violent Extremism (PVE) and UN terminology is an advantage but not a requirement.

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