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Gender Based Violence Advisor

Deadline: Until filled

Location: Mawlamyine , Myanmar

Organization: CUSO & Mon Women's Organization

The overall purpose of this placement is to assist the Mon Women’s Organization, and their partner civil society organizations (CSO) in the Mon Women’s Network in Mon State to further develop their strategy to address gender based violence (GBV) issues in the local community, as well as to better understand how to develop tools to advocate for policy change at the state and/or national level. 

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Organizational Development Advisor (YWCA)

Deadline: Until filled

Location: Kingston , Jamaica

Organization: CUSO & YWCA

The Organizational Development Advisor will provide insight in creating a strategic direction of the YWCA, through revision of the mission and vision statements, support in determining an ‘income generating sustainable initiative’ for the school (which will enable the school to become more viable and generate income which will further strengthen its capacity to provide services to youth). 

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Gender Advisor

Deadline: Until filled

Location: Kingston , Jamaica

Organization: CUSO & Jamaica Chamber of Commerce

 The volunteer placement will support with conducting a gender audit, developing gender sensitization resource materials and carrying out gender sensitization training. 

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Girl Effect University Coordinator

Deadline: Until filled

Location: Kampala, Uganda

Organization: Mercy Corps

The GEU Coordinator will lead an integration and expansion planning process for global, mobile capacity building support services to development practioners. Mercy Corps is seeking a Coordinator to help manage the transition process, conduct the necessary research, cultivate funding and stakeholder relationships, and develop strategies and plans for success in building a quality offering to the world.

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Safeguarding Advisor

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Location: Nairobi, Kenya or Oxford, United Kingdom

Organization: Oxfam

The Safeguarding Advisor will help deliver Oxfam’s strategy and programme to protect those we work with from sexual exploitation and abuse perpetrated by Oxfam representatives. 

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Research Officer - part-time

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Location: London, UK

Organization: Gender and Development Network

The Gender and Development Network (GADN) is looking for a highly motivated and organised person to join our team in the role of Research Officer. We are the UK’s leading network on gender and development issues with over 100 members and an excellent track record of influencing government and supporting our members in their work to achieve gender equality and women’s rights internationally.

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Senior Technical Director

Deadline: Until filled

Location: New York, Washington DC, USA or London, UK

Organization: The International Rescue Committee

In 2015, IRC decided to create a new team devoted to promoting the safety and empowerment of people affected by crises, with a particular emphasis on meeting the specific needs of women, children and families. IRC is recruiting for a Senior Technical Director to lead this new team, looking for an extraordinary professional who has demonstrated expertise in violence prevention and empowerment and an unyielding commitment to people living in conflict and crisis contexts around the world. 

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Direction générale

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Location: Montréal, Canada

Organization: Conseil québécois LGBT

Pour continuer de réaliser sa mission, le Conseil québécois LGBT est à la recherche d’une personne pour combler le poste de Direction Générale.

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Research and Policy Associate

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Location: Global

Organization: AIDS-Free World

You will be responsible for producing written materials on pertinent issues spanning a wide range of the organization’s projects, including global health and HIV/AIDS, sexual violence, gender issues, UN policies and international human rights and development. 

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Author of Background Paper GBV, Rule of Law, Women’s Access to Justice and Human Rights Programming

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Location: Global

Organization: United Nations Development Programme

In preparation for the GBV meeting a consultant is sought to produce an issue paper addressing GBV in the context of UNDP’s programming on the rule of law, security, access to justice (A2J), and human rights. 

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