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

WEBINAR: Facilitating women’s economic empowerment: Tackling gender norms and unpaid care

Market systems programmes are increasingly encompassing women’s economic empowerment. Such programmes often aim to increase women’s access to opportunities, but with little consideration of how gender norms or roles and responsibilities in the household and the community can undermine both development outcomes and market activities. This webinar brings together findings from two BEAM-supported research projects to answer >> Read more

WEBINARS: June 21 and 22, on gender and livelihoods in humanitarian programs

Foundations of Strength: Gender, Protection, and Livelihoods June 21, 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM EDT Well-intentioned livelihoods programs can often backfire: by overlooking gender and protection, they endanger the refugee women, girls, men and boys they seek to help. The CLARA tools provide a framework to incorporate gender and protection into livelihoods programs, helping humanitarians create >> Read more

Small-Scale Women Farmers Lead the Way: The Female Food Hero Initiative, A brown-bag lunch event featuring Nigerian Female Food Hero, Monica Maigari

Thursday 10 March 2016, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm EST (-5 GMT), at the Oxfam America DC office, Capitol Conference Room,1101 17th St NW #1300, Washington, DC 20036, or online (instructions below). Lunch will be provided to those attending. Please RSVP to Jim French, jfrench@oxfamamcerica.org To participate in the program online: Meeting Link: https://nethope.webex.com/nethope/j.php?MTID=md2c233758a611fed1d26e9f21cf09533 Audio connection: >> Read more