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Design of a 2018 calendar for the UNV programme in the DR Congo

VNU République Démocratique du Congo

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Art and design
Arts, music, photography and film
Volunteers: 1 needed
1-5 hours per week / 2 weeks
Congo (Democratic Republic of the)
English, French
Task
Background and objectives
Requirements
The UNV programme in the DR Congo is seeking the support of an Online Volunteer for the design of its 2018 Calendar. The calendar will contain pictures of its 2017 activities.In recognition of the online volunteers’ contribution, we will give due credit to the volunteer on the product he/she will help us develop.
The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) is the UN organization that contributes to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide. In the DRC, there are currently 500 UN Volunteers serving both within the United Nations Mission for the Stabilization of DRC and UN agencies. Coming from 89 different countries, UN Volunteers bring a wide variety of skills to support MONUSCO Peacekeeping Operations and UN Agencies, including, Human Rights, Gender, Engineering, Political Affairs, etc. UNV pursues global recognition of volunteers for peace and development, encourages the integration of volunteerism into development programmes, and promotes the mobilization of increasing numbers and greater diversity of volunteers contributing to peace and development.
Proven experience in design softwares (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.) Please include your CV and web links to examples of previous designs.

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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.
  2. Once registered, you can start searching for opportunities right away. You can adjust the settings to receive alerts for suitable opportunities. Apply for all those that interest you.
  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!

Before jumping in as an online volunteer, make sure you have:

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.

Availability. You’ll need to make yourself available for any teleconferences, meetings or check-ins required by the organization for which you’re volunteering.