VN-CAI/2018/03 National Programme Officer

Closing Date: 
Friday, February 23, 2018
Duty Station: 
Cairo Egypt

Under the overall supervision of the Head of Migrant Assistance Division (Head of Unit) and the direct supervision of the Counter Trafficking Project Officer, the National Programme Officer will be responsible for the implementation of the counter trafficking project “Strengthening the Sphere of Protection for Victims of Trafficking and Vulnerable Migrants in Egypt while Preventing Irregular Migration and Human Trafficking” (SPHERE), financed by the Government of Denmark.
The aim of the project is to strengthen the protection for victims of human trafficking (VoTs) and vulnerable migrants in Egypt in line with objectives of the 2016-2021 National Strategy on Preventing and Combatting Human Trafficking. To do this effectively, SPHERE will enhance the provision of services to VoTs and other vulnerable categories of migrants present in Egypt, through support for the establishment of a shelter for VoTs, strengthening the access to protection services, and overseeing the provision of legal assistance for relevant national stakeholders, as well as and VoTs.