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Families can drive gender equality, but only if we help them evolve

The concept of family lends itself to exaggerated claims. Depending on who you talk to, the decline of the traditional family in recent decades either means the triumph of individualism and the onset of “pure relationships” or the dissolution of society, population decline and the death of the nation.

Source: TheConversation

Gender Research Consultant

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Location: Home Based

Organization: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

The consultant will conduct desk and field research, analyse information, and draft a field practices report on gender equality integration in Asia.

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Northern Triangle Senior Protection Specialist

Deadline: Until filled

Location: El Salvador, Guatemala or Honduras

Organization: The International Rescue Committee (IRC)

The Protection Specialist will serve as the lead on all Protection related issues facing populations of concern during assessment phase, and as appropriate, articulate and launch protection response.

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Program Assistant, Advocacy and Policy

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Location: New York City

Organization: The International Women’s Health Coalition (IWHC)

The Program Assistant will provide administrative and programmatic assistance to the Advocacy and Policy Program.

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Digital Organizing Strategist

Deadline: Until filled

Location: Washington, D.C.

Organization: American Civil Liberties Union Foundation

The Digital Organizing Strategist will work within the new grassroots advocacy team to mobilize our volunteers and grow our base of support.

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Head of Media and Communications

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Location: Woking, UK

Organization: Plan International

The Organisation

Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organisation that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. We believe in the power and potential of every child. But this is often suppressed by poverty, violence, exclusion and discrimination. And it’s girls who are most affected.

Working together with children, young people, our supporters and partners, we strive for a just world, tackling the root causes of the challenges facing girls and all vulnerable children.

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Initiative Associate

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Location: New York City

Organization: NoVo Foundation

Each Initiative Associate will support the grant-making function of one Initiative as well as manage strategic projects, engage in the development and ongoing implementation of the NoVo portfolio.

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Staff Attorney, Judicial Strategy

Deadline: Until filled

Location: New York City

Organization: The Center for Reproductive Rights (the Center)

The Staff Attorney, Judicial Strategy will play an integral role in the Center's judicial strategy work, which focuses on ensuring strong protection for reproductive rights in the courts.

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Women’s Protection & Empowerment Coordinator

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Location: Yemen

Organization: The International Rescue Committee (IRC)

The WPE Coordinator will be responsible for the overall coordination, implementation, technical guidance and quality of the Yemen WPE program.

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Enhancing Women’s Voice to Stop Sexual Harassment (STOP) Project Director

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Location: Myanmar/Cambodia/Vietnam/Laos

Organization: CARE Australia

The director will provide leadership and management of a multi-country team that will implement this exciting new DFAT funded project in four countries.

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