Deputy Director, Freedoms of Expression and Media Development

Function of Freedoms of Expression and Media Development Division
The Division exists to achieve a dual function of ensuring Kenya is well represented in UNESCO and that UNESCO’s presence is visible in Kenya. Specifically, work in the Division entails: participation in UNESCO Freedom of Expression and Media Development international meetings and processes; contribution to UNESCO Freedom of Expression and Media Development activities; provision of expert advice to government on UNESCO Freedom of Expression and Media Development matters; co-ordination of ratification of UNESCO Freedom of Expression and Media Development related conventions and protocols; formulation, implementation and evaluation of UNESCO Freedom of Expression and Media Development activities in Kenya; promotion of UNESCO Partnerships & collaborations in Freedom of Expression and Media Development ; mobilization of resources for UNESCO Freedom of Expression and Media Development activities; capacity building on UNESCO’s Freedom of Expression and Media Development agenda; dissemination and creation of awareness on UNESCO Freedom of Expression and Media Development activities; collaborating with UNESCO and other UN agencies on Freedom of Expression and Media Development issues; and nomination of candidates for UNESCO Freedom of Expression and Media Development prizes, awards, fellowships, scholarships, study grants and posts.

All applications should be received on or before 17th May 2019.