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Coordinator, Human Reproduction Team

WHO and the Human Reproduction Programme (HRP) are at the forefront of global efforts to improve sexual reproductive health, including in the fields of family planning/contraception, sexually transmitted and reproductive tract infections, HIV linkages with sexual and reproductive health and infertility. The Programme has a particular focus on research and clinical and managerial guideline development.

The Coordinator will be a dynamic individual who creates an empowering and motivating environment, guides and inspires a multidisciplinary team towards the achievement of the international goals relating to sexual and reproductive health, and in doing so promotes health and wellbeing across the life course. The Coordinator will need to build partnerships with stakeholders, other agencies and key organizations to address the challenges faced globally. The Coordinator is responsible for:

  • Providing vision, setting strategic and scientific directions in the area of work
  • Coordination with industry and development of working relationships with companies engaged in technology research and development
  • Management of the human and financial resources of the team
  • Fostering partnership and coordination, within and beyond the Organization

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