Consultancies and Opportunities

Employment opportunities and consultancies at UNODC generally work on a project-by-project basis. As and when positions arise, UNODC Southern Africa will post these below and invite suitable applicants to apply. All vacancies are also advertised in the national and local newspapers of the applicable country/ies.

Unfortunately due to the nature of each project being highly different, as well as sporadic implementation dates, UNODC Southern Africa cannot accept unsolicited CV's.

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Individual Consultancy

Develop a curriculum on HIV and SRHR in prison settings in low resource countries and deliver a train-of-trainer course for prison training academies from nine countries in the Southern Africa region. Curriculum should focus on the healthcare needs and rights of women prisoners and follow the principles outlined in the international and regional policy documents, such as the United Nations Rules for the Treatment of Women Prisoners and Non-custodial Measures for Women Offenders (the Bangkok Rules); Southern African Development Community (SADC) Regional Strategy for HIV Prevention, Treatment and Care and SRHR among Key Populations; Minimum Standards for HIV and AIDS, TB, Hepatitis B and C, and Sexually Transmitted infections Prevention, Treatment, Care and Support in Prisons in the SADC Region; UNODC Technical Guide on Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission (PMTCT) of HIV in Prisons and other guidelines and tools on HIV and SRHR. P11 form. Terms of Reference

Closing Date 30 July 2019

Individual Consultancy

The purpose of the final summative evaluation is to draw lessons learned from project implementation of phase I of the project and form the basis for instituting improvements for future project planning, design and management in order to inform the design of a possible follow-up phase II of the project (2020-2022). Qualified and interested candidates can submit their CV, UN P11 Form, Technical and Financial Proposal with milestones on or before COB 17 July 2019, P11 form. Terms of Reference

Local Individual Consultancy

The project intends to engage a consultant to conduct a baseline assessment for the development of a traceable, accountable and efficient food storage and distribution system for Malawi Prison Service farm produce. The system should also accommodate future need to process produce such as cereals and legumes, before distributing it to various destinations within the prisons and for the market as well. P11 form. Terms of Reference

Closing Date 23 July 2019

Individual Consultancy

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) with support from the Government of Norway is implementing a Prison Reforms Project in Malawi. The project is aimed at contributing to the initiation of a process towards development of an effective and sustainable national response to the chronic drivers of the current prison challenges such as food shortages, and overcrowding, thereby improving the health and living conditions for Malawi's prisons population. P11 form. Terms of Reference

Closing Date 23 July 2019



The individual consultant is expected to produce an analytical report assessing the level of opiate trade in the region, with a specific focus on heroin consumption, trafficking routes and flows (including volume) and precursor trafficking. The report will also include information on the nature and the extent of the involvement of organized crime in the opiate trade and links to illicit trade in other forms of narcotic drugs