Photographer and Video Producer Consultant at UNDP
- Company: UNDP
- Location: Tanzania
- State: Dar Es Salaam Jobs
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: Advertising/Media Jobs in Tanzania
|UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security. Placing women’s rights at the center of all its efforts, UN Women leads and coordinates United Nations System efforts to ensure that commitments on gender equality and gender mainstreaming translate into action throughout the world. It provides strong and coherent leadership in support of Member States’ priorities and efforts, building effective partnerships with civil society and other relevant actors.
The Government of Tanzania is committed to promoting gender equality and the advancement of women’s human rights as evidence in the Constitution and as a signatory to various a and regional instruments such as the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, the Protocol to the African Charter on human and People’s Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa, the Sustainable Development Goals, among others. In Tanzania, UN Women is implementing the Country Strategic Note 2017-2021, in support of national development priorities and international commitments on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (GEWE). It works closely with UN sister agencies in delivering on the United Nations Development Assistance Plan (UNDAP II covering period 2016-202, under the UN Delivering as One modality. Un Women provides high quality advisory and technical support to government institutions including the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children (MHCDGE&C) in mainland and the Ministry of Labour, Empowerment, Elders, Women and Children (MLEEWC) in Zanzibar as well as sectoral Ministries and key institutions such as National Assembly. UN Women also works very closely with women’s organizations, other gender equality advocates, academic and research institutions, media, and the private sector to strengthen policy-oriented advocacy efforts for reform and implementation of laws and policies that protect women’s human rights; it also partners with community-based organizations and traditional leaders on the engagement of men and boys. UN Women plays a leading role in efforts to coordinate UN inter-agency work and multi-stakeholder dialogues and joint programme initiatives.
Within its projects/programmes, UN Women intends to produce multimedia communication and advocacy products including photo slides/essays, short videos and documentaries reflecting the entity’s interventions/ work and impact in areas of operation, to be disseminated through the mainstream media, social media, and local, regional and global corporate websites. This also aims to promote visibility of UN Women’s work in Tanzania, stimulate public discussion, enhance advocacy and awareness on issues related to gender-related policies and laws, highlight negative impacts of violence against women and girls, support the achievement of gender equality in-country and promote efforts aiming to address barriers to women’s social, economic, political and leadership needs, with particular focus on programmes being implemented by UN Women. In view of this, UN Women plans to contract a consultant to undertake photography and video production assignments on a part-time basis/as and when the need arises.
Duties and Responsibilities
|The Photographer and Video Producer will report to the Communications Analyst to carry out the following duties and responsibilities as and when need arises.
Required Skills and Experience
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Closing Date : 15th January, 2021.