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Woman farmer Mount Kenya

As part of a 2010 climate change study in Mount Kenya a woman farmer works in her field. Today women throughout Africa contribute to their local and regional society, but are they being supported with increased education? A new study by Afrobarometer says no. Image: Neil Palmer/CIAT

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Jobs18 January 2016

Directors Assistant

The Directors Assistant will support a wide range of activities. Their time will be roughly split between supporting the organisation’s Fundraising and Communications and the Monitoring and Evaluation work in Uganda but will also include other tasks as directed by their supervisor including administrative work like writing newsletters and attending relevant meetings and events.

Source: Irise

Jobs18 January 2016

Transition Executive Director

The Transition Executive Director will lead and manage the important transition of the Huariou Commission (HC) from a network and secretariat-led organization to a grassroots membership-led coalition run by a Global Grassroots Assembly of formal members. The term of the Transition Executive Director will end when the Global Grassroots Assembly (the new planning and governing body) is established and a new Board completes its search for a permanent Executive Director (approximately 2 years).

Source: Huairou Commission

Jobs15 January 2016

Gender & Development Specialist

UNICEF seeks a fixed term appointment for the post of Gender & Development Specialist (NOD) to define, develop and advance one or more of the four Targeted Gender Priorities in the Gender Action Plan.

Source: Unicef

Jobs15 January 2016

Program Officer

The Open Society Foundations’ Women’s Rights Program seeks a full-time Program Officer to focus on its efforts related to strengthening women’s rights organizations and movements. The Women’s Rights Program strives to advance the full and equal citizenship of women: participation by women, accountability to women, and autonomy and security for women.

Source: Open Society Foundations

Jobs15 January 2016

Consultant to evaluate ActionAid’s work on women’s rights

ActionAid International invites applications for a consultant(s) to evaluate to what extent and how our current strategy has shifted power in favour of women.

Source: ActionAid

Jobs14 January 2016

Outreach Communications Officer

ITUC seeks an Outreach Communications Officer to be responsible for the overall Trade Union Development Cooperation Network communication and outreach, through web, newsletters, production content, and publications.

Source: International Trade Union Confederation

Jobs13 January 2016

Associate Editor

In addition to actively participating in the decision-making process, the Associate Editor is responsible for handling the communications, ensuring the smooth running of the internal organization, and building and implementing strategies to promote the journal to the public.

Source: Kohl Journal

Jobs13 January 2016

Executive Director

GPFA is looking for a new Executive Director to play a key role in implementing the 2016-18 strategic plan, ensuring the effectiveness of GPFA’s programs, continuing to build GPFA’s organizational capacity, ensuring the financial sustainability of the organisation, and leading a team of program, finance and administration staff.

Source: Gbowee Peace Foundation Africa

Jobs13 January 2016

International Gender Specialist

Banyan Global is seeking a local Gender Specialist for a full-time position on a regional trade, agriculture, and investment project in Southern Africa, based in South Africa.

Source: Banyan Global

Jobs13 January 2016

Communications Director

Forward Together is looking for a dynamic senior-level leader to develop and implement communications and media strategies for our organization and programs. We seek an ambitious, experienced and high-performing leader who can communicate the vision, values and impact of Forward Together’s work and increase the impact of our local, state and national policy and culture change strategies.

Source: Forward Together

Jobs13 January 2016

Executive Fellowship, Digital Financial Services Strategy

Women’s World Banking seeks a senior-level Digital Financial Services (DFS) Strategy Fellow to serve as an executive advisor to the Office of the CEO. The two-year fellowship program will enable a current leader with financial services expertise to lead the development of a digital services strategy for the Organization.

Source: Women’s World Banking

Jobs13 January 2016

Asesor/a en Sostenibilidad, movilización de recursos y desarrollo de proyectos

La RedTraSex busca un/a Asesor/a en Sostenibilidad, movilización de recursos y desarrollo de proyectos que trabajará como parte del equipo de la UEP.

Source: La RedTraSex

Jobs13 January 2016

Travailleuse sociale

La travailleuse sociale sera s ous la responsabilité de la directrice du centre et en étroite collaboration avec la coordinatrice de l’espace TANASSOF.

Source: Jamaity

Jobs13 January 2016

Chargé-e d’études

Cette étude a pour objectif de mieux connaître l’ampleur des violences subies par les jeunes femmes en Île-de-France ; de caractériser ces violences; et de mieux identifier les parcours de sortie des violences.

Source: Centre Hubertine Auclert

Jobs13 January 2016

Etude sur les relations de genre au Nord Mali

Le présent avis d’appel d’offre s’adresse aux bureaux d’études ou aux consultant-e-s indépendant-e-s.

Source: Coordination SUD

Jobs12 January 2016

Programme Officer Money- Environmental Justice

Mama Cash is hiring a Programme Officer to manage a grantmaking portfolio titled Money – Environmental Justice. The Programme Officer will be responsible for work related to grantmaking, outreach and communications, management of staff and volunteers.

Source: Mama Cash

Jobs9 January 2016

Senior Advocacy Advisor on SDGs

The Advisor will lead the development and execution of an advocacy strategy to amplify and ensure the implementation of the gender equality and women’s empowerment (GEWE) dimensions of the SDGs, positioning GEWE as central to sustainable development.

Source: UN Women

Jobs8 January 2016

International expert on Women, Peace & Security training

Alliance for Gender Inclusion in the Peace Process (AGIPP) in Myanmar seeks an expert to undertake a detailed assessment for the organization related to training with respect to Women, Peace and Security, SCR1325 or peace process and gender-related objectives and content.

Source: Alliance for Gender Inclusion in the Peace Process

Jobs8 January 2016

Education Program Manager

The Association of Reproductive Health Professionals seeks an education program manager to work collaboratively with ARHP team members to manage high-quality, evidence-based provider educational programs.

Source: Association of Reproductive Health Professionals

Jobs8 January 2016

Program Officer, International Policy

The Program Officer, International Policy works to influence global health policies and programs to prioritize sexual and reproductive rights and health and women’s rights, with a focus on UN processes and UN agencies. S/he follows major global policy initiatives and agencies, provides substantive input to them, and mobilizes alliances to support IWHC’s positions.

Source: The International Women’s Health Coalition

Jobs8 January 2016

Regional Protection Coordinator

The Regional Protection Coordinator will be responsible for providing strategic direction to the IRC’s women’s protection and empowerment, child protection and protection/rule of law programming in program countries, oversee technical support, capacity building of national partners and local authorities to strengthen state protective systems, ongoing protection assessments and be responsible for the overall quality implementation of all aspects of an integrated protection response.

Source: International Rescue Committee

Jobs6 January 2016

Program Officer

The Program Officer provides advice to and carries out legal research, litigation activities and administration of projects under the Sexual Violence/Adolescent Girls’ Legal Defense Fund program.

Source: Equality Now

Jobs6 January 2016

Director of Communications

The Director of Communications will be responsible for the overall development and implementation of IPPF/WHR’s communications strategy to ensure high visibility for the organization and consistent representation of IPPF/WHR and its work.

Source: IPPF/WHR

Jobs2 January 2016

Emergency Women’s Protection and Empowerment Manager

The IRC is seeking an Emergency Women’s Protection and Empowerment Manager to support the implementation of a DFID and OFDA grant to support existing emergency GBV programming responses in Unity State. The Emergency WPE Manager will lead IRC’s GBV emergency response programming in new and existing locations in Bentiu area, Unity State and ensure that all programming is implemented in line with IRC’s GBV Emergency Response Model.

Source: International Rescue Committee

Jobs2 January 2016

Deputy Director, PHP

The Open Society Foundations are seeking a deputy director for the Public Health Program, a grant-making and operational program at the intersection of health and rights. The deputy director will provide guidance and strategic direction to the program overall, standing in for the director as needed.

Source: Open Society Foundations

Jobs22 December 2015

Senior Accountant

The Senior Accountant will be responsible for administering WRC’s accounting function in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, FASB and regulatory requirements.

Source: Women’s Refugee Commission

Jobs22 December 2015

Accounting Assistant

The Accounting Assistant will be part of the Finance team and be responsible a variety of daily accounting tasks related to the processing of WRC’s revenues and expenses as well as provide general support to the Director of Finance.

Source: Women’s Refugee Commission

Jobs21 December 2015

Director of Communications

IPPF/WHR seeks a Director of Communications to lead the overall development and implementation of its communications strategy to ensure high visibility for the organization and consistent representation of IPPF/WHR and its work, ensure that IPPF/WHR and its local partners meet the communications-related objectives of the Federation’s new strategic framework and work in close collaboration with the Development and the Advocacy teams.

Source: IPPF/WHR

Jobs21 December 2015

Supply Chain Technical Officer

The International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region (IPPF/WHR) seeks a motivated, talented, and dynamic individual to develop and implement IPPF/WHR’s policies and procedures related to commodities and supply chain management.

Source: IPPF/WHR

Jobs21 December 2015

Senior Institutional Development Officer & Country Advisor

The International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region (IPPF/WHR) seeks a motivated, talented, and dynamic individual to lead its institutional development and country advising efforts.

Source: IPPF/WHR

Jobs21 December 2015

Director of Governance and Country Advising

The International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region (IPPF/WHR) seeks a motivated, talented, and dynamic individual to lead its accreditation and country advising efforts tol oversee preparations for an annual meeting of IPPF/WHR Executive Directors and a technical group on institutional strengthening.

Source: IPPF/WHR

Jobs21 December 2015

Program Officer, Gender Based Violence & Youth

The Program Officer will be responsible for leading implementation of the IPPF/WHR gender based violence (GBV) strategy. the Officer will also contribute to the development and implementation of other programs within the team portfolio, particularly within the youth strategy, which encompasses comprehensive sexuality education, youth-friendly health services, sexual rights and sexual diversity, and youth participation in programs and governance.

Source: IPPF/WHR

Jobs14 December 2015

Protection Coordinator

The Protection Coordinator will ensure components such as training, coordination, advocacy, community action and information dissemination that are common to all sub-sectors are targeted, meet needs, do not duplicate efforts and complement the overall IRC emergency Protection response. The Protection Coordinator will oversee a Protection Manager, a Child, Youth and Protection Development Manager, Gender Based Violence (GBV) Manger, as well as a Health Manager.

Source: International Rescue Committee

Jobs14 December 2015

Senior Women’s and Children’s Protection Coordinator

The IRC is recruiting an experienced Senior Women and Children Protection Coordinator to oversee a comprehensive portfolio of women and children protection projects that includes targeted, short-term emergency response actions, as well as longer-term interventions in line with IRC’s WPE and CYPD strategies.

Source: International Rescue Committee

Jobs14 December 2015

Gender Specialist

Banyan Global is recruiting a full time Gender Specialist to support a range of projects in their growing gender practice to design, manage and provide technical assistance to programs and new business development.

Source: Banyan Global

Jobs11 December 2015

Program Director

The National Network of Abortion Funds seeks a new Program Director to join them as the newest leader in a dedicated and growing team, to oversee national, state, and local capacity building and movement-building strategies, programs, staff, budget, and outcomes.

Source: National Network of Abortion Funds

Jobs9 December 2015

Diagnostic des élues marocaines et relation avec les médias

L’équipe chargée du projet au sein RNW Media envisage de lancer une enquête envers les femmes élues dans les conseils communaux, provinciaux et régionaux pour dresser le diagnostic de cette relation entre la femme élue et les TIC, en identifier les caractéristiques de son utilisation en relation avec la presse et définir les besoins réels en la matière.


Jobs7 December 2015

Women Protection and Empowerment Protection Coordinator

The WPE/Protection Coordinator provides overall strategic direction and vision for the Women Protection and Empowerment and Governance and Rights programs and manages the other protection components under UNHCR community services portfolio. The coordinator serves as first focal point for communication/coordination/operation with UNHCR regarding protection activities.

Source: International Rescue Committe

Jobs4 December 2015

Women Protection and Empowerment Coordinator

IRC began working in South Sudan in 1989. South Sudan declared independence in July 2011 following decades of brutal civil war rooted in disputes over religion, ethnicity, resources, governance and self-determination. The security situation remains fragile and testing operational challenges abound. IRC-South Sudan operates a country office in Juba, and…

Source: International Rescue Committee

Jobs26 November 2015

Gender Advisor

The Gender Advisor will be responsible for the design and integration of gender interventions for the anticipated project. This will involve ensuring project implementation integrates gender throughout the project life, liaising with government partners, project stakeholders, and other USAID projects on gender-related issues, activities, and indicators, and training stakeholders and staff as necessary.

Source: Nathan Associates

Jobs 28 October 2015

Référent-e violences liées au genre (VLG)

En tant que référent-e VLG, vous supervisez les activités mises en œuvre en réponse aux VLG selon la stratégie définie avec l’équipe de coordination RCA et les référents siège.

Source: ACOdev


These job listings have been provided by AWID – Association for Women’s Rights in Development



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