• UNDP Sustainable Development Goals Internship

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    Date Posted: 2017-11-22

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Support State and Federal governments in SDG data collection

    Support in monitoring and evaluation of set target and achievements at both national and state level.

    Analyze data and information that will inform State and Federal government (policy makers) of the drivers and bottlenecks to sustainable development in the State and Federal level

    Support to develop long term plan for SDG implementation

    Support in organizing Multi-stakeholder consultative forums

    In close collaboration with States and Federal government, setting of nationally-relevant targets.

    Document best practices in SDG implementation at local level.

    Support policy formulation for best planning at both State and Federal level.

    Carry out any other duties that may be assigned by the supervisor.




    Ability to make new and useful ideas work


    Ability to persuade others to follow

    People Management

    Ability to improve performance and satisfaction


    Ability to listen, adapt, persuade and transform


    Ability to get things done


    Data Collection and Analysis

    Ability to collect both primary and secondary data and analyse the data.


    Knowledge Management

    Ability to efficiently handle and share information and knowledge

    Required Skills and Experience


    First Degree in Economics or Social Sciences. Must have been enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher).


    Knowledge of sustainable development issues at both national and sub-national government

    Has ability to collect time series SDGs data, as well as legal and regulatory texts and policies of the relevant SDGs indicators.

    Should be familiar with statistical tools developed for analysis

    Should be familiar with Nigerian socio-economic situation

    Should possess excellent qualitative and quantitative skills.

    Language Requirements:

    Good written and oral communication skills in English

    Knowledge of at least one Nigerian language


    Computer literacy skills

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