JOB OPPORTUNITY: Evans School Policy Analysis and Research Group (EPAR) Post-doctoral Research Associate in Applied International Development Research

Read the full job description and apply here. General Duties/Description: The Evans School Policy Analysis and Research Group (EPAR) at the University of Washington’s Evans School of Public Policy & Governance conducts rigorous interdisciplinary research on a range of topics related to agricultural development, digital financial services and other ICTs, health, and development policy and >> Read more

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Join the IFPRI gender team! Hiring Senior Research Assistant/Research Analyst

SUMMARY: Provide support to qualitative research and gender analysis for several research projects in PHND and to IFPRI’s Gender Task Force To read the full job description and apply, click here.   TITLE:                       SENIOR RESEARCH ASSISTANT/RESEARCH ANALYST LOCATION:              WASHINGTON, DC DIVISION:                 POVERTY, HEALTH, AND NUTRITION REPORTS TO:          AGNES QUISUMBING, PHND POSTING DATE:     MARCH >> Read more

EVENT: Innovations to Prevent Gender-Based Violence: Building Evidence for Effective Solutions

April 18, 2017, 2:30-4:00p.m. (ET) Preston Auditorium, World Bank Headquarters, 1818 H Street NW, Washington, DC The Development Marketplace for Innovation on Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Prevention will award 10 teams from around the world for the innovative work they lead on the prevention of GBV. Come and meet award winners, who will discuss their work during the ceremony, with the participation of World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, and the World Bank Group Regional >> Read more

EVENT: Learning for Gender Integration Evaluation Event Series

From December 2016 to February 2017, Lutheran World Relief, Cultural Practice, LLC (CP) and several peer agencies evaluated the Learning for Gender Integration (LGI) projects in India, Uganda, and Nicaragua using a combination of two participatory, qualitative methodologies, Most Significant Change and PhotoVoice, to capture nuanced changes in food security and gender inequalities. Staff from >> Read more

#WomenFlourish Twitter Chat – March 8, International Women’s Day

Join Bread for the World, Feed the Future, Millennium Challenge Corporation, and the International Food Policy Research Institute for a twitter chat at 10:30am on March 8. Follow along and contribute to the conversation with the hashtag #WomenFlourish.

EVENT: Step it up together with rural women to end hunger and poverty

FAO, IFAD, and WFP cordially invite you to the joint celebrations of 2017 International Women’s Day. The event will held on Wednesday 8th March 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m (Rome time) and webcast is open to participation: http://www.fao.org/webcast/home/en/item/4310/icode/ As the UN-wide theme for IWD 2017 is “Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50:50 by >> Read more

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Oxfam Project Manager – Women’s Land Rights

To view the full job posting and to apply, click here. The Oxfam Pan Africa Programme works with CSOs and their coalitions, the African Union and Governments to popularise, advocate for and implement key international and continental policy standards, pledges and human rights instruments nationally.  This post will support Oxfam Pan Africa programme Women Rights >> Read more

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Research Fellow – Gender, Environment, and Development (Asia)

Location: Bangkok, Thailand Deadline: 23 March 2017 Job posting: https://www.sei-international.org/working-for-sei/3635 Background The overall responsibility of the Research Fellow is to undertake research activities in ongoing projects and also lead the development of new research projects involving gender, environment and development. Main responsibilities Research Identify, formulate, develop, lead and implement gender, environment and development research projects that >> Read more

EVENT: Launch of the Minimum Standards for Mainstreaming Gender Equality

The Gender Practitioner Collaborative invites you to join us for the launch of the Minimum Standards for Mainstreaming Gender Equality. Come learn about this multi-organizational effort and celebrate International Women’s Day with us! The Minimum Standards for Mainstreaming Gender Equality have been developed through a multi-year collaborative process by the Gender Practitioner Collaborative - a >> Read more

EMPLOYMENT: Short consultancy opportunity with the A-WEAI in Nigeria

Obafemi Awolowo University, the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, and the Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research - supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation - are conducting a baseline study of agriculture in Nigeria. This study aims to provide the evidence by which decision-makers are able to measure subsequent performance in Nigeria's >> Read more