|Overview : |
UNCDF’s innovation team has been leading interventions designed to enhance financial health and wellbeing of low income and under-served segments both in emerging markets and LDCs. UNCDF has established Innovation Lab in Malaysia that support digital innovations (both financial and non-financial) in different markets and focused on multiple sectors including agriculture, health, financial services, micro small enterprises and others. Innovation Lab’s support includes technical assistance and grant investments. Innovation Lab is also expanding its interventions in other countries in Asia with focus on cross-exchange of learnings and drive partnerships between start-up communities. Thus, the Innovation Lab will continue to create opportunities for South-South exchange specially in sectors critical for economic growth.
In this context, UNCDF plans to hire an Agriculture and Livelihood Advisor who will lead the agriculture innovation initiatives with in-country teams and Innovation Lab primarily in Asia as well as across UNCDF portfolio in different countries.
For Description of Responsibilities and to apply click here: https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?job_id=93103.