|Overview : |
Recently, UNCDF has formulated its strategy ‘Leaving no one behind in the digital era’ based on over a decade of experience in digital finance in Africa, Asia and the Pacific. UNCDF recognizes that reaching the full potential of digital financial inclusion in support of the Sustainable Development Goals aligns with the vision of promoting digital economies that leave no one behind. The vision of UNCDF is to empower millions of people by 2024 to use services daily that leverage innovation and technology and contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals. Please refer to the link for further information: https://www.uncdf.org/article/4931/global-strategy-leaving-no-one-behind-in-the-digital-era.
As part of the strategy, UNCDF has been shaping its work on Innovations globally which is now extending into the emerging topics and building new programming in emerging markets. With the extended body of work specially in emerging geographies like Malaysia, China, India, Singapore, Philippines, among others and in core LDCs.
The Project Management Consultant would work with the Global Innovation Manager with the oversight and tracking of projects and activities. He/She would be liaising closely with country programme teams and other teams to document the donor/UNCDF milestones, keep track of achievements of these milestones, track and update project activities in line with the work-plans, support in the process of project development processes that include RFA, etc. and work on providing update for donor reports, etc.
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