UNDP Regional Hub for Arab States

UNDP Iraq, Amman


Description of assignment title: Support design of pending UNDP RBAS publications

Assignment country: Jordan

Expected start date: Invalid Date

Sustainable Development Goal: 16. Peace, justice and strong institutions

For how many hours per week will the volunteer be required?

11 – 20

Host entity: UNDP Regional Hub for Arab States

Type: Online

Duration: 3 weeks

Number of assignments: 2


Mission and objectives

As a key development actor, United Nations Development Programme works to prevent conflict and build peace by promoting an integrated approach, support long-term development solutions for preventing violent extremism, and fostering confidence and healing tensions in communities living in protracted conflict situations. As a part of this global effort, the UNDP Regional Bureau for the Arab States (UNDP RBAS) Regional Hub in Amman brings together the capacities and skill sets to assist and provide technical support and to country offices (COs) to meet the emerging and challenging needs and priorities in the region.


The online volunteers will work in context of the Governance & Peacebuilding teams, UNDP Bureau for the Arab States, to support print and visual requirements for key publications on disability and human rights and insider mediation and peacebuilding. Please visit our website (link)-states for more information on the work of our office.

Task description

We are looking for 2 online volunteers to work with the Governance & Peacebuilding teams to support the UNDP RBAS. The specific tasks include: 1. Design creative print content establishing a unique visual identity and layout, including graphics, images, visuals, and edit/enhance visual presentation of pending publications in the thematic area of rights of persons with disabilities. 2. Finalize, edit/enhance, and update visual content, including graphics, images, and visuals, for a pending publication on the thematic area of peacebuilding.


Required experience

Candidate should have excellent creative skills in visual communication and design, and must have in-depth knowledge of graphic design applications, as well as good verbal and written communication skills Proficiency in graphic and visual design (particularly using Adobe software suite and web platforms such as Canva). Previous experience with visual design (share links/attachments to 2-3 samples of previous work); A diploma in graphic or visual design and a bachelor’s degree in experience communications, public relations, journalism, or related field is considered an asset.


English, Level: Fluent, Required

Other information

Inclusivity statement

United Nations Volunteers is an equal opportunity programme that welcomes applications from qualified professionals. We are committed to achieving diversity in terms of gender, care protected characteristics. As part of their adherence to the values of UNV, all UN Volunteers commit themselves to combat any form of discrimination, and to promoting respect for human rights and individual dignity, without distinction of a person’s race, sex, gender identity, religion, nationality, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, age, language, social origin or other status.