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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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Technical Advisor, Women's Protection and Empowerment

Deadline: Until filled

Location: New York, USA

Organization: The International Rescue Comittee

This position will provide remote and on-site technical support and assistance to a portfolio of country programs, specifically through the design, development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of comprehensive GBV programming in coordination with other program sectors. 

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Legal Research Consultant

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Location: New York, USA

Organization: International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission

IGLHRC is currently seeking a consultant to research the laws, bylaws and ordinances that discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression (SOGIE) in Indonesia, or that impact LGBTI persons disproportionately. Additionally the consultant will analyze how the governments of Indonesia enable or fail to prevent the most common violations against LGBTI Indonesians at the national and provincial level.

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Gender Advisor

Deadline: Until filled

Location: Kenya

Organization: Gender Resources Inc.

GRI is recruiting for an experienced Gender Advisor to conduct a short term evaluation of a women’s empowerment program in Kenya, as part of multi-country assessment. The evaluation will take place in October 2015. Approximately 19 days LoE. 

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