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Research Fellow at the Gender, Violence and Health Centre

Deadline:

Location: London, UK

Organization: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

The Gender, Violence and Health Centre (GVHC) within the Department of Global Heath at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is seeking to appoint a Research Fellow for the LINEA II initiative. This is an exciting opportunity within a vibrant multidisciplinary group with an international research portfolio, of which LINEA II is a key component. The Gender, Violence and Health Centre (GVHC) focuses on intervention-based research on the extent, causes and consequences of gender-based violence.

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Decolonial Solidarity in the Fight Against Corporate Power in Morocco

In a world where expropriation and corporate power is the norm, sociologist, filmmaker and Franco-Moroccan activist Soraya El Kahlaoui made a film on the struggle of the Ghich L’Oudaya tribe in Morocco, and the role of women in particular. 

Source: AWID

Women’s Protection and Empowerment Coordinator

Deadline: Until filled

Location: Uganda

Organization: The International Rescue Committee (IRC)

The WPE Coordinator will oversee the WPE program design, quality and timely implementation of all aspects of GBV programming, and ensure that all interventions are technically sound, and follow international best practices. 

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Online course on trade and gender for COMESA member countries

Application deadline: 4 May 2017

Taking a gender perspective has helped to reveal a number of structural inequalities between men and women in social, economic and political spheres, and encouraged the implementation of measures to address them. Efforts to mainstream gender equality in policymaking have been critical in this regard.

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Despite the US global gag rule, we’ll continue the campaign against FGM

Djenab Diallo, an End FGM Ambassador, discusses the group’s ‘Building Bridges’ campaign to raise awareness about female genital mutilation.

Source: Equal Times

Trump funding cuts would imperil tens of thousands of women, activists warn

Question marks over support for short-term projects run by UN population fund prompt concern over future of programmes in Syria, east Africa and beyond.

Source: AWID / The Guardian

Evaluation consultant: Mid-term review

Deadline: Until filled

Location: Africa

Organization: The Coalition of African Lesbians [CAL]

The Consultancy may be awarded to an individual or a team of consultants either in an organisation or working as independent consultants.

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South African National Gender Specialist

Deadline: Until filled

Location: South Africa

Organization: Banyan Global

Banyan Global is recruiting a short-term South African National Gender Specialist to provide technical and logistics support for a Gender Analysis for the USAID Global Health Supply Chain (GHSC) Technical Assistance program in South Africa.

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AWID in solidarity with Mozn Hassan and Nazra for Feminist Studies in Egypt

Last Saturday, on 25 March 2017, AWID alongside other international organizations, attended a special Right Livelihood Award ceremony in Cairo where Mozn Hassan was  honoured  "for asserting the equality and rights of women in circumstances where they are subject to ongoing violence, abuse and discrimination."

Source: AWID

AWID in solidarity with Mozn Hassan and Nazra for Feminist Studies in Egypt

Last Saturday, on 25 March 2017, AWID alongside other international organizations, attended a special Right Livelihood Award ceremony in Cairo where Mozn Hassan was  honoured  "for asserting the equality and rights of women in circumstances where they are subject to ongoing violence, abuse and discrimination."

Source: AWID