Work Opportunities

Work Opportunities

Applications for employment are equally welcome from women and men. Persons wishing to apply for employment at the South Centre should be nationals of a member country of the Group of 77 and China and be under the age of 62 years.

Vacancies are filled based on open competition and are advertised by means of vacancy notices and are also posted on the website as well as occasionally advertised in the press.


Vacancy Announcement: Consultant – International Climate Policy Expert (Lebanon’s Green Climate Fund Readiness Project)

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) is the world’s largest dedicated fund helping developing countries to act on climate change. It was established by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in 2010. By channeling climate finance to developing countries, the GCF plays a crucial role in serving the goals of the Paris Agreement on climate change, adopted in 2015.

The Ministry of Environment in Lebanon is currently leading the implementation of the “Strengthening and enhancing Lebanon’s institutional arrangements and capacity to enable and optimize access to the Green Climate Fund” project (2020-2022) which aims at supporting Lebanon to efficiently tap into the fund.

The International Climate Policy Expert will be engaged in a fixed-price consultancy contract for a one-year duration, with the possibility for continuation for the second year depending on agreement and progress with deliverables. The selected candidate will work under the direct supervision of the National Technical Coordinator at the Ministry of Environment and the Coordinator of the Sustainable Development Climate Change and Gender Programme at the South Centre.

Application should be sent in English at  (stating ‘Gap Assessment – Lebanon’ in the subject) no later than CET 24.00 hrs. on 5 June 2020.

For more details, please click here.



Internship Opportunities

The South Centre’s internship programme offers an opportunity for students and young professionals to gain an understanding of the technical areas that the South Centre deals with. The South Centre regularly offers internships in:

All internship applications should include an Internship Application Form duly filled.


The South Centre is currently accepting applications for the Internship on South-South and Triangular Cooperation (Other Areas). The next session of the internship will be on 10 February 2020.

Please send your application to south(at)

The deadline for submitting applications is 31 January 2020.


Request for Proposals

E-Learning Platform

TO Potential Vendors
FROM South Centre, 17-19 Chemin du Champ d’Anier, CP 228, 1211 Genève 19
DATE: 19 May 2020
SUBJECT/PURPOSE OF MEMO: Request for Proposals (RFP) to build online training platform for the delivery of e-learning courses for the South Centre
SUBMISSION OF PROPOSAL: Proposals are to be sent by e-mail to
PROPOSAL DUE DATE: Proposals must be received by 6 p.m. (C.E.T) on 27 May 2020.


The South Centre seeks proposals from vendors in order to select a vendor that can provide an optimal service for building its online training platform for the delivery of e-learning courses at the best competitive rates. The requirements are described in Annex I (of the TOR, available below).

Download the Terms Of Reference (TOR) below:

Request for Proposals (RFP): to build online training platform for the delivery of e-learning courses for the South Centre



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