Vacancies at the UNESCO Office in Amman

UNESCO Amman periodically publishes the announcements of local openings at its office on this website. On this page you can find information about these open and/or available positions.


    "Enhancing a gender responsive film sector in the Maghreb-Mashreq region", a regional project funded by the European Union under the Med Film programme, launches eight (8) calls for proposals to support regional actions aiming to enhance the image of women in the film sector of Arab expressions in Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco and Tunisia.

    · The guidelines and budget template are available (English version)

    · The guidelines and budget template are available (Arabic version)

    · The guidelines and budget template are available (French version)

    *Deadline for submission: 11 March 2018 at 19:00 (GMT)

    For further information:

    Contact: Ms Imane Bounjara, Project Coordinator/ 00212537755722

    ** This project is implemented by a consortium led by UNESCO, in partnership with UN Women, Mena Media Monitoring (MMM) and the International Women Film Festival of Salé (IWFFS), and in association with Sud Ecriture and the Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALECSO).

    This project is co-funded by the European Union within the framework of the regional programme Med Film. This content is the sole responsibility of UNESCO and its partners and can under no circumstances be regarded as reflecting the position of the European Union.

 The L’Oréal Foundation, in partnership with UNESCO and the National Council for Scientific Research (CNRS) of Lebanon, is pleased to announce that registration is open

for the 2018 edition of “L’Oréal-UNESCO for women in Science” Levant Regional Fellowships.

 This program is intended to promote and encourage young women scientist from Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, State of Palestine, and Syria.

In 2018, the Program will honor six talented young Arab women scientists for the quality of their research works and

encourages them to pursue a brilliant career in science in the Levant Countries.

3 fellowships amounting to Ten thousand Euros (€ 10,000) each will be given out to 3 postdoctoral researchers


3 fellowships amounting to Six thousand Euros (€ 6,000) each will be given out to 3 Arab women pursuing a PhD (doctoral degree)

You will find attached the call for application as well as the rules and regulations both in Arabic and English

Applications can only be submitted through the online platform: by the candidates themselves

 we highly count on your help and support to disseminate this mail within your institution and your network in order to encourage researchers to submit their application.

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Kind regards,



For Women In Science Levant and Egypt Team





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