DTM Intern / Global Estimate of Migrants Affected by Humanitarian Crises (GECAM) – Paid Internship

International Organization for Migration

Established in 1951, IOM is the main inter-governmental group within the area of migration and works intently with governmental, intergovernmental, and non-governmental companions. IOM is devoted to selling humane and orderly migration for the good thing about all.

Since 2004, the Displacement Monitoring Matrix (DTM) is IOM’s most important operational software for monitoring and monitoring the actions and the evolving wants of displaced populations. It has been systematically deployed in medium to large-scale humanitarian response operations. As of June 2023, the variety of nations mobilizing DTM has grown to 100 with over 500 workers engaged on mission tasks.

Situated within the IOM London workplace, underneath the direct supervision of the DTM Analytics, Data and Output, High quality (AKO) Unit Lead (London, UK)/DTM Lead Editor (London, UK), the profitable candidate will combine into the DTM AKO unit. The AKO unit of the worldwide DTM assist group is tasked with direct assist to nation and regional workplaces to make sure that the standard of analytic outputs is maintained according to the worldwide DTM requirements, and are match for function primarily based on the viewers and knowledge wants on the nation degree.

The AKO unit can also be engaged in exploring the analytic potential of DTM knowledge by way of thematic work streams together with youngsters on the transfer, local weather and pure hazard induced mobility, gender and displacement/migration, city displacement/migration, knowledge science and ethics, the humanitarian, growth and peace nexus. With world estimate of crisis-affected migrants (GECAM) work stream, IOM underneath the path of DTM, offers ‘Migrants in Want’ estimates to fill in knowledge gaps to higher reply to migrant help and safety wants in humanitarian crises. The dearth of a complete world evaluation of the variety of migrants impacted by crises has left a spot in our understanding of their scale and particular wants.


Studying Aims: 1) DTM Methodologies and Knowledge Assortment Approaches Goal: Develop an in depth understanding of the 4 methodological elements of DTM knowledge assortment and the way they’re applied within the area. Find out how knowledge assortment approaches influence the info that’s collected and the way that knowledge needs to be analyzed. 2) Knowledge Evaluation and Reporting Goal: Change into proficient in getting ready evaluation and drafting experiences on operational human mobility knowledge for operational audiences implementing packages. Learn to put together advocacy knowledge factors for senior administration and different audiences. 3) International Estimates of Migrants Affected by Humanitarian Crises Goal: Develop an understanding of the fashions developed to provide estimates and the info ecosystem informing the estimates. Key Outcomes: Present technical assist with analysing knowledge using estimation fashions primarily based on well timed and acknowledged knowledge on individuals in want and migrant shares per nation. The aim is to supply estimates of migrants in disaster utilizing totally different knowledge sources. Frequent to all interns within the AKO unit: • Present assist in evaluation and interpretation of information, as tasked by the DTM AKO unit • If essential, in coordination with DTM Nation Missions present updates on human mobility developments, modifications and another vital observations surrounding human mobility and displacement within the respective context; • Help the DTM Nation Missions and groups in London within the manufacturing and high quality management of paperwork; • Coordinate with different items of the worldwide DTM assist group to make sure continuity of purposeful workflows; • Present administrative and logistical assist to the London group when wanted; • Present assist in evaluation and interpretation of information in addition to in evaluation of DTM paperwork requiring distant help to DTM Missions, at their request; • Help within the refinement of DTM’s knowledge assortment methodologies and questionnaires, figuring out good practices and offering suggestions for enchancment; • Help technical coaching of different workers, together with by way of the group of devoted webinars. REF0004 Thematic focus: Knowledge evaluation of GECAM, incorporating in further knowledge sources, and supporting in defining new methodology. • Statistically analyze datasets UNDESA, humanitarian experiences to supply GECAM estimates; • Every day monitoring and monitoring of media sources to complement present migrant in disaster knowledge; establish alternatives to automate course of; • Evaluate present methodologies and instruments on producing GECAM and supply suggestions for enchancment; • Help with any reporting actions associated to GECAM; • Help IOM thematic analysis on world estimates of migrants in disaster; • Help in monitoring/high quality management of information evaluation. Present administrative and logistical assist when wanted. Carry out different duties as could also be assigned.

COMPETENCIES: The incumbent is predicted to reveal the next competencies: Wonderful statistical/analytical expertise and analysis, writing, communication; capability to arrange clear and concise experiences; Accountability; Shopper Orientation; Steady Studying; Communication; Creativity and Initiative; Planning and Organizing; Professionalism – shows mastery of topic; incorporates gender associated wants, views, considerations and promotes equal gender participation; Technological Consciousness. BEHAVIOURAL: Robust and demonstrable information and curiosity in migration, displacement, Worldwide Well being Laws, biostatistics, epidemiology, growth and/or humanitarian points; private dedication, effectivity, flexibility; capability to work successfully and harmoniously in a group and with colleagues from different cultures {and professional} backgrounds underneath tight deadlines. TECHNICAL: Required: • Fluency in English at a working skilled degree • Proficiency utilizing Microsoft Workplace 365 (Excel, Phrase and PowerPoint). • Valued proficiency in utilizing two or extra of the next instruments: Python, Stata, R, or Statistical Bundle for the Social Science (SPSS) or STATA software program. • Wonderful information of database administration, querying, high quality assurance and management techniques. REF0004 • Expertise drafting analytic outputs • Expertise in quantitative analysis strategies. Advantageous: • Expertise with SQL and/or ArcGIS/QGIS is a definite benefit. • Expertise utilizing Adobe InDesign is a plus.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Superior diploma from an accredited educational establishment in a area of research associated to Geographical Data Science (GIS), Laptop Science or an Data Administration, Political Science, Economics/Improvement Economics or different related disciplines.


Required: Wonderful communication expertise in English (written and oral) Advantageous: Fluency in Arabic, French or Spanish (written and oral).


Candidates to IOM internships should, on the time of utility, meet one of many following necessities: a) Be enrolled within the remaining educational 12 months of a primary college diploma programme (minimal Bachelor’s degree or equal); or b) Be enrolled in a graduate faculty programme (second college diploma or equal, or larger); or c) Have graduated with a college diploma (as outlined in 4.1(a) or (b) above) and, if chosen, should start the internship inside one 12 months of commencement. 4.2 All candidates should be between 20 and 36 years of age.

Easy methods to apply

candidates should submit up to date CV and canopy letter (in PDF format and just one file together with your title and surname) to [email protected] including “DTM Reporting Intern –GECAM” within the topic line, no later than Tuesday fifth of December 2023.

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