Dear Prospective Agent,
Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2008 13:11:53 -0800
Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) is a partner in the
UNDP Development group. UNCDF
works to reduce poverty in least Developed Communities worldwide
through a variety of innovative approaches in both local governance and
micro finance initiatives. In achieving this goal, ten(10) strategic
locations were selected resulting to our need for representatives
(agents) in these locating. Without sentiment a random selection was made to
appoint our representatives which classifies you as an
authorised agent of UNCDF based on the selection.
Since its creation, UNCDF has
been dedicated to searching for the right tools to assist local authorities
to increase their efficiency and find sustainable solutions to face their
challenges— decentralization, local development, services provision to their
local populations and the strengthening of local democratic life.
The issues relating to
managing, operating, and financing local authorities, the delivery of local
services, and the development of local economies are difficult. They are
complex issues that involve a great many actors: citizens, selected
authorities and governments as well as development partners.
past, the world of development aid has worked with experts whose advice may
no longer be relevant. We need you to carry out surveys and figure out how
you can effect Educational Development and Charitable work in your
As a representative (Agent) you
assist in developing effective processes for the coordination,
monitoring and evaluation of all projects and programmes related to
the national programme of Decentralised Planning and Financing. You
will liaise with Donors and NGO's which we will provide in supporting
and monitoring pilot programmes geared towards improving Development method.
Strengthening the capacities of
local governments in planning, budgeting and implementing basic
infrastructure and service delivery in a participatory, efficient, and
pro-poor manner, and to interact with communities, civil society
organizations and the private sector, in order to:
central governments to formulate policies promoting administrative,
political and fiscal decentralization, to foster enabling legal and
administrative environments, and to strengthen local economic development.
Empowering the organizations of local
civil society, particularly women's associations.
promote local economic
improve local delivery of
infrastructure and services
formulate comprehensive action
plans to secure local livelihoods & improve decentralized management
of natural resources.
This will be done in
your country by your help with the funds we will
*This appointment will not
interfere with your job.
1) As an
agent of UNCDF you will be entitled to a starting remuneration of Sixty
thousand Pounds Sterling ( 6
0,000.00 GBP) per annum in
addition to other benefits which will be made known to you.
2) The UNCDF will assist you in traveling anywhere in
the world on official assignments,
3) You will be
granted security in any circumstance.
Note: Indicate your acceptance of this
offer by filling out the form in the attached file for approval and
We congratulate you on your
selection to the service of the UNCDF.
Director for operations (UNCDF)
Enquiries lines: +44
(70) 3 191 6172
(Phone lines are open from 10.30am to 5.30pm, Monday to
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