Human Settlements Officer 

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-HABITAT, is the agency for human settlements.

The post is located in the Urban Development Branch (UDB), Global Division.


  • Advanced university degree (Master's degree or equivalent) in any of the following areas: political, economic, social or philosophical sciences, preferably in combination with international relations or diplomatic studies.
  • A minimum of five years of relevant professional experience in urban planning and management issues, at least three at the international level.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English is required.
  • Knowledge of other UN languages would be an advantage.

    Application deadline is 20 June.

    For more information and job application see; Human Settlements Officer

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