JOB OPPORTUNITY:

You can read more about the job and application instructions here.  You can read more about the lab here.  About the workplace:  The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Peanut Research (Peanut Lab) is a five-year, $14 million USAID-funded program supporting collaborative research between US and developing country partners in four Areas of Inquiry related to >> Read more

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: 2018 Oxfam WEE Leadership Awards

We are pleased to announce the 2018 Oxfam WEE Leadership Awards,an initiative that Oxfam’s Knowledge Hub on Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) in Agriculture is organising for International Women’s Day. These awards will recognise up to four staff members from across One Oxfam and partner organisations at country and above-country level who have made major contributions >> Read more

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Senior Research Assistant/Research Analyst for the International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington DC

The Environment and Production Technology Division of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) seeks a qualified candidate to fill the position of Senior Research Assistant (SRA)/Research Analyst (RA). This is a full time one-year, fixed-term, renewable appointment. This position is based at IFPRI headquarters in Washington, DC. A successful candidate will provide research support to mixed >> Read more

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Chief of Party, Women’s Economic Empowerment

Read the full announcement here. Banyan Global is the holder of largest gender indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract, the Advancing the Agenda of Gender Equality (ADVANTAGE), which is designed to strengthen USAID's capacity to integrate gender equality and women's empowerment systematically across USAID programming, monitoring and evaluation efforts, and procurements. Under the ADVANTAGE IDIQ, >> Read more

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Women’s Senior Economic Empowerment Advisor

Read the full announcement here. Banyan Global is seeking a Senior Women’s Economic Empowerment Advisor to support its existing work on the Advantage IDIQ, including the GITA, and other USAID gender awards. The Advisor would provide high-quality advice on economic policies and trends and relevant linkages affecting women´s economic empowerment (WEE) in USAID strategies, projects >> Read more

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Agarwal Book Prize

The SURAJ MAL AND SHYAMA DEVI AGARWAL BOOK PRIZE Call for Nominations The International Association for Feminist Economics announces The Suraj Mal and Shyama Devi Agarwal Book Prize to be awarded biennially for a work of original scholarship in the field of feminist economics. The prize has been established by Bina Agarwal (IAFFE’s first President >> Read more

FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: 15 fully funded PhD studentships in Feminist Political Ecology

The WEGO-ITN team is excited to build a strong research network in this area, and is sponsoring 15 fully funded PhD studentships in Feminist Political Ecology. To download the full call for applications, go to this link: https://www.iss.nl/en/news/15-marie-sklodowska-curie-phd-positions On behalf of the WEGO-ITN, we are pleased to announce the recruitment of 15 Marie Sklodowska-Curie (MSCA) >> Read more

CALL FOR PAPERS: M&CN forthcoming special issue: ‘How to Strengthen Nutrition into the Health Platform: Programmatic evidence and experience from Low and Middle Income Countries’

Maternal & Child Nutrition is currently calling for papers for a special issue, USAID’s Maternal and Child Survival Program (MCSP): ‘How to Strengthen Nutrition into the Health Platform: Programmatic evidence and experience from Low and Middle Income Countries’. Guest Editors: Rafael Perez-Escamilla and Cyril Engmann. The special issue has the primary aim of bringing together >> Read more

NET RESOURCES: Toolkit for Assessing gender responsive implementation of VGGTs and AU F&G

ActionAid recently published a toolkit for assessing gender-sensitive implementation and country-level monitoring of the Tenure Governance and Africa Land Policy Guidelines. Introduction from the toolkit: "The Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security (VGGT) are an international framework based on human rights >> Read more

WEB RESOURCES: Empowerment of women and girls: conceptual model and measurement guidance from KIT

KIT recently published a new white paper, White Paper: Conceptual Model of women and girl's empowerment. From KIT's release: "What does empowerment of women and girls mean? The White Paper that was developed as the first component of this project sought to address this question. A conceptual model on empowerment of women and girls was developed >> Read more