UNICEF Bhutan Country Office is seeking consultancy services for 14 weeks from relevant individual consultants to develop an action plan and SOP for child protection of children in monastic institutions.

Qualification required:

For detail ToR, please contact Laxmi N. Upreti at or call 17110192. Kindly submit (1) financial and technical proposal, including timeline; (2) current CVs of consultant; and (3) completed P-11 form available at:

Electronic version can also be submitted in pdf format to Laxmi N. Upreti, before 5:30 PM latest by 11th November or earlier.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted directly.



UNICEF Bhutan would like to hire a competent national consultant for a period of 57 working days to conduct a ‘mapping of Bhutan’s ‘data ecosystem’ in collaboration with the international consultant who will be recruited separately.

Qualification required:

a) Advanced degree in policy, planning, statistics, data science, computer science, or related field.
b) Experience in quantitative and qualitative assessment of national data systems an asset.
c) In-depth knowledge of legal and policy frameworks on open data and identifying data consolidation strategy, entry points and obstacles for multi-stakeholder engagement on data for implementation and monitoring of the national plan.
d) In-depth knowledge on policy and planning process in Bhutan
e) Sound knowledge of statistical techniques with ability to come up with solutions to complex institutional data problems.
f) Good experience in conducting workshop and management;
g) Excellent English writing and communication skills;
h) Experience working on/familiarity with Gross National Happiness an asset.

For detailed terms of reference and the deliverables, please contact Laxmi N. Upreti, UNICEF Bhutan Country Office at Kawajangsa. Electronic version can also be requested at

Please submit the below preferred documents:

a) Duly accomplished Letter of Confirmation of Interest and Availability.
b) Personal CV and P11 (available at:,
indicating all past experience from similar projects, as well as the contact
details (email and telephone number) of the Candidate and at least two
professional references.
c) Brief description of why the individual considers him/herself as the most
suitable for the assignment, and a methodology on how they will approach
and complete the assignment.
d) Financial Proposal that indicates the all-inclusive fixed total contract price,
supported by a breakdown of costs.

Electronic version can also be submitted in pdf format to Laxmi N. Upreti, before 5:30 PM latest by October 29, 2016 or earlier.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted directly.


Vacancy Announcement

UNICEF Bhutan Country Office  is pleased to announce vacancy for:

Title: Section: Supervisor: Appointment type: Opening date of vacancy: Closing date of the vacancy:
Programme Assistant Education Programme Education Specialist Fixed Term Appointment ( initial one year with possible extension). 19 September 2016 07 October 2016

You can visit the link below and apply for the position online. No hard copies will be accepted.

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